The Data Capabilities Office (DCO) of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York is looking to hire a Data Visualization (Data Viz) Practice Lead to start-up a practice to deliver creative, high-impact data visualizations. This role will contribute directly to the DCO’s goal in meeting the Central Bank’s objectives towards driving our strategy on data, elevating the capacity for connecting and synthesizing the increasing number and scale of disparate and complex informational sources and creating insightful analysis.
The DCO sits in the Data & Statistics Function and is part of the Research and Statistics Group. The DCO is focused on 1) good UX design and optimization of business processes to create a premier user experience for those managing and working with data and 2) the art of the possible; driven by applying data science technologies and techniques to help the Central Bank derive insights from data. The broad scope of the Data Viz Practice will provide the candidate with the opportunity to work with data in support of monetary policy, financial stability, and supervision. The Practice Lead will have the opportunity to work closely with economists, market analysts, bank examiners, risk analysts, and data analysts around the Bank.
The Data Viz Practice Lead will work as part of a larger strategy and design thinking team, with competencies in data usability, product strategy, data visualization, advanced analytics, and data science. The Data Viz Practice Lead will integrate user needs, and collaborate with data scientists and technologists to build a core competency around delivery of well designed, consistent, and insightful dashboards, charts and graphs to provide better communication of data that is currently in systems, applications, and individual analytical products.
Candidates should possess a clear track record of leading the delivery of multiple parallel projects at a significantly sized agency or corporation. The Practice Lead will have responsibility to build a repository of knowledge and skills around strategic Bank platforms while also finding and applying new tools and techniques that will enhance the team’s ability to meet its goal of delivering insight into data. The Practice Lead will be responsible for use case discovery and client engagement across businesses and will manage the analytical project lifecycle from initial concept through iteration and final delivery.
Where is the role?
What kind of role is it?
Any restrictions on who can apply?