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Specialist, Data Analytics

Lincoln Financial Group Greensboro, NC

Job Description

Alternate Locations: Greensboro, NC (North Carolina); Radnor, PA (Pennsylvania)

Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.

Requisition #52341

About the Company

Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help empower people to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust our retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise to help address their lifestyle, savings and income goals, as well as to guard against long-term care expenses. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates.

The Role

As the Data Analytics Specialist, you will collaborate with Enterprise IT leaders to extract, analyze and present analytics on the overall health of the IT portfolio. You will develop and utilize predictive analytics and metrics to advance business initiatives and contribute to improved efficiency, performance, and results.  You will perform and deliver routine data analytics and metrics to support goals & objectives for your assigned area(s) of responsibility. You will collaborate with business stakeholders to define and validate predictive analytics and metrics to advance business initiatives and contribute to improved efficiency, performance, and results. You will also prepare and refine leadership presentations.


  • Maintains knowledge on current and emerging developments/trends for assigned area(s) of responsibility, assesses the impact, and collaborates with management to incorporate new trends and developments in current and future solutions.
  • Promotes and enhances organizational initiatives by positively influencing and supporting change management and/or departmental/enterprise initiatives within assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Performs and delivers on routine assignments/projects while simultaneously leveraging and applying knowledge of his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Identifies and communicates to management process improvements that reduce workloads or improve quality for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Advises management & business stakeholders on use of quality business analytics, tools, and market information for approaches & opportunities.
  • Collects, interprets, and analyzes data across his/her area of responsibility to support management decisions on projects, improve inefficiencies, and enhance business performance.
  • Develops queries and prepares data for diagnostic and predictive analytics.
  • Identifies and interprets current & emerging developments, variances, and trends; researches inconsistencies/anomalies in the data and presents findings to management.
  • Leverages and applies knowledge to synthesize trends and communicate meaningful insights to management and business stakeholders.
  • May facilitate routine training on analytics software (e.g. Planview, MS Power BI, QlikView).
  • Performs basic analytic coding of ad-hoc requests supporting projects and works with business stakeholders to continuously assess results and refine the analytics.
  • Performs standard data mining, validation, and reconciliation of data across various applications.
  • Prepares presentations for senior leadership, including presenting data in charts, graphs, and tables.
  • Supports team members and/or management in developing recommendations to solve problem and issues related to identified trends and data insights.

Additional Position Responsibilities

  • Carries out duties in compliance with all state and federal regulations and guidelines.  Complies with all company and site policies and procedures.
  • Remains current in profession and industry trends.
  • Makes a positive contribution as demonstrated by:  - Making suggestions for improvement - Learning new skills, procedures and processes
  • Performs other duties as required.


Mathematical Skills
Apply concepts such as probability, statistics, modeling, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical solutions.
Works with mathematical concepts such as averages and/or variances.


Education & Experience

  • 1 - 3+ Years experience in analytics that directly aligns with the specific responsibilities for this position.(Required)
  • 4 Year/Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience (4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelors)in (Minimum Required)



"There is no Certification or Licensure Listed"

Travel Information

  • Travel Type : National Domestic
  • Travel Amount : up to 50%




This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy.  An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

Lincoln Financial Group (“LFG”) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information.  Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications.  If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.


Job Details

Date Posted June 1, 2018
Date Closes July 1, 2018
Requisition 52341-en_US
Located In Greensboro, NC
Department Business Analysis
SOC Category 00-0000.00