Data Analyst, Lead

Requirements

  • 7-10 years of relevant professional experience conducting digital analytics or working in another analytical field with a demonstrated passion for digital.
  • Ability to display data visually, creating powerful presentations which effectively demonstrate the value of analytic deliverables; proficiency with business visualization tools (e.g., interactive dashboard software)
  • Ability to program in newer and emerging languages such as R and Python; working knowledge of Hadoop and other big data technologies
  • Strong analytic and technical thought process and ability to interpret findings.
  • Strong Base SAS and SQL skills required: 5 years.
  • Strong experience leading analytic projects with the ability to interpret findings and convey results verbally and in writing.
  • Solid quantitative background including proficiency in problem solving, data analysis and modeling.
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse teams including statistical, technical and marketing resources.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills a must.
  • Advanced degree (Master's/PhD) in Statistics, Economics or other quantitative discipline.
Job Functions
  • Collaborate with internal/external stakeholders to manage data logistics - including data specifications, transfers, structures, and rules
  • Provide proficient problem solving and data analysis, derived from programming and marketing/business experience.
  • Proficient with toolsets (SAS, SAS ODS, SAS Access, SQL, Unix, MS Office) and large datasets (some positions require proficiency in digital analytic tools including Google and/or Adobe Analytics and familiarity with digital data, in addition to or in lieu of SAS/SQL)
  • Document and articulate the steps taken in an analysis to internal stakeholders
  • Answer questions about data sets and analyses
  • Provide quality (QA/QC) analysis and related output
  • Master all policies and procedures for programming, project documentation, and system management
  • Display knowledge of...
  • All offerings outlined in the Insider's Guide to ACG
  • Various statistical offerings and methods (CHAID, logistic/multiple regression, cluster analysis, factor analysis)
  • Epsilon data assets
  • the SAS macro library
  • Take a proactive, independent role in project design, planning & execution
  • Effectively manage time and resources in order to deliver on time / correctly on multiple (3 ) concurrent projects
  • Serve as project manager on analyses of limited scope, complexity / begin to delegate select tasks with manager's approval / act as mentor to junior analysts
  • QC data and results provided by Data Analyst, Statistician, and others
  • Provide technical oversight of cross-functional resources and less-experienced peers
  • Prepare basic report content (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) including writing covering methodology and findings
  • Participate in presentation of results to key internal and external stakeholders, effectively communicating the key findings and recommendations
  • Limited exposure to the sales process by providing limited content to be included in RFPs, proposals, SOWs for new and existing business opportunities
  • Perform two tasks related to the role of Manager, Analytics during the year
Skills
  • Advanced degree (Master's/PhD) in Statistics, Economics or other quantitative discipline
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in marketing analytics field
  • Strong Base SAS and SQL skills required: 5 years.
  • Strong analytic thought process and ability to synthesize and interpret findings.
  • Acute attention to detail (QA/QC)
  • Proficient in MS Office, including PowerPoint, Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Solid planning, priority setting, and project management skills with experience managing multiple projects concurrently.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Highly motivated and collaborative team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong technical skills
  • Experience with website tracking tools such as Google Analytics and Adobe Analytics / Site Catalyst is preferred.
  • Moderate experience with email delivery and reporting tools such as DREAMmail or ExactTaget is preferred.
  • Familiarity with digital media tools (Dart, Atlas) or social media analytics tools (Facebook Insights, Twitter, and Pinterest Analytics) is preferred.
  • Ability to organize and mine large sets of data for insights.
  • Team player with ability to work well in a cross-functional team environment; ability to work effectively with diverse teams including statistical, technical, creative and marketing resources.
  • Demonstrates an ability to think outside the box and take initiative upon themselves in order to solve problems as they arise.
About Epsilon:

Epsilon® is an all-encompassing global marketing innovator. We provide unrivaled data intelligence and customer insights, world-class technology including loyalty, email and CRM platforms and data-driven creative, activation and execution. Epsilon's digital media arm, Conversant®, is a leader in personalized digital advertising and insights through its proprietary technology and trove of consumer marketing data, delivering digital marketing with unprecedented scale, accuracy and reach through personalized media programs and through CJ AffiliateTM, one of the world's largest affiliate marketing networks. Together, we bring personalized marketing to consumers across offline and online channels, at moments of interest, that help drive business growth for brands. An aAlliance Data® company, Epsilon employs over 8,000 associates in 70 offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.epsilon.com and follow us on Twitter @EpsilonMktg.


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