Requisition Number: 198804
The Sr. Data Analyst is a Digital media position that requires one to two years of relevant professional experience involving data bases, analytics, coding, business analysis, systems analysis or systems optimization.
Reporting to the Director of Media Analytics and Systems and supporting other members of the Digital Analytics and Systems team, the successful Analyst will identify, measure against, solve for, and implement new or improved process around a variety of operational functions involving analytics and reporting.
The Analyst will manage projects and seek to understand the data and the processes that are part of relevant teams. At any time, the role may involve one or many of the following types of projects: (1) set up a data environment on a cloud; (2) manipulate, process, normalize data; (3) analyze log files; (4) analyze and report on the volume of work and the status of projects that are being worked on (micro and macro); (5) apply measurement to tasks and processes to understand volume and usage; (6) shadow team members to understand process and work flow; (7) any other activity involving platform support and data integrations. The Analyst will identify process break downs, opportunities for improvement in process and work products, all the while working towards solutions to create efficiencies and inform requirements to raise quality or work output to a standard of excellence.
The Analyst displays proven ability to
Provide reports and status information as needed
Communicate competing priorities to his/her manager
Set up a cloud based data environment
Give an opinion on data environment nuance pros/cons
Analyze log files
Manipulate, process and normalize large amounts of data
Anticipate and communicate ability or inability to meet project requirements
Communicate trade-offs (pros and cons) effectively and diplomatically
Seek to understand stake holder needs and translate the needs into project requirements
The right candidate demonstrates a strong work ethic, a can-do attitude, strong communication skills and a desire and willingness to solve tough problems.
Collaborate with leadership and peers alike
Use a variety of tools for reporting, order management, and other office needs.
Use coding language such as SQL, R and/or Python to solve business problems.
PRODUCT SUPPORT AND DEVELOPMENT
In support of the goals of the department, implement reporting tools, products, and process. Drive solutions to create automation of manual work where possible. Document processes and work flows. As needed, support the Digital Analytics team in monitoring and maintaining tools and systems needed to support the company.
Lead identification and measurement of all group processes, systems use, and work output. Create calculations and data flows in DOMO or other tools/platforms.
Responsible for a queue of digital analytics work, ad hoc work, the delegation of that work, and the management of priorities. Identify issues in queue system and make written recommendations for new systems as appropriate. Work with leadership team to contribute to the writing of project plans as needed.
Work with other Departments to identify needs in data environments, data, dashboards, reports, and workflow.
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL DEMONSTRATE
Minimum 1 year of experience working in cloud based data environments
Strong problem solving, and follow-through skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools, excel proficiency is a must
Minimum of 1 year of experience working with SQL, R, Python, other database coding, or experience with coding/developing data visualization software
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Strong verbal and written communication ability