UBS Financial Services Lean Sensei (Evidence Lab) in Kraków, Poland

Your role:

Are you someone who never gives up and tries to optimize to perfection everything around you? Do you love improving processes and never stop looking for new opportunities? If so we are looking for an energetic individual with lots of perseverance, ideas and discipline to:

  • advise and drive change in our organization in order to turn it into a lean organization by truly adopting continuous process improvement path

  • provide expertise and in lean techniques like flow, pull, JIT across the entire value chain

  • coach and support leaders in all stages of problem handling: identification, confrontation, framing, solution and learning

  • challenge the status quo, initiate change, influence the stakeholders, think globally, kaizen and kaikaku everything in your sight and beyond

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You’ll be working with the Data Factory team in Zabierzow – Krakow Business Park. We are a part of Evidence Lab and work within the Global Research division of UBS. Our unique data-driven approach to investment research is revolutionizing the industry. Our team is led by visionaries and our culture is like a start-up (without all of the risk). We specialize in various analytical techniques including web harvesting, geospatial, social media, market research, and more. You can learn more about Evidence Lab here .

At the heart of this capability is the ability to systematically collect, cleanse, enrich and analyze unique data about the companies that we do research on. The Data Factory team plays critical roles in this by ensuring our Analysts consitently get the data to fuel their research projects. It’s a highly visible team with a very important mission.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • preferably a bachelor degree in business, science, operations , statistics or related field

  • 3+ years of work experience in Operations Management with a recognized Lean business system

  • drive to lead process transformation and facilitate change with local and division management

  • ability to coach execution of continuous process improvement and lean leadership in relation to the strategic business plan

  • thorough understanding of Lean methodologies, tools and techinques like TPS/DBS, rapid improvement events, value stream mapping etc.

  • excellent verbal, written and technical communication skills to interact with individuals from various levels and departments, locally and abroad

  • ability to work independently, identify opportunities, prioritize and take ownership

  • experience with database centric applications, data-oriented organizations and systems is a plus

You are:

  • fluent in English

  • strong, critical thinker with the vision to work both tactically and strategically

  • a mentor who can spread the Lean ideology to the entire group

  • relentless and steadfast, yet with extraordinary emotional intelligence

  • unasuming, open to ideas, creative with solutions, performance and detail-oriented

  • focused on the success of the entire group / someone who loves taking down walls

*LI-UBS

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 175727BR

Business Divisions: Investment Bank

Title: Lean Sensei (Evidence Lab)

City: Kraków

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Poland

Function Category: Investment Banking