Data Analyst

Company: Overstock
Location: Not Specified, Pennsylvania, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 07.APR.2021

Summary

This highly visible and influential individual contributor will provide analytic and strategic support to business owners while collaboratin...

Description

This highly visible and influential individual contributor will provide analytic and strategic support to business owners while collaborating with other members of the broader analytics team. The Analyst will also be responsible for data retrieval, providing descriptive statistics, definition and creation of key performance indicators and other performance metrics for their assigned business unitThe ideal candidate has experience and/or interest in manipulating and analyzing large data sets, monitoring and predicting trends and identifying opportunities through the interpretation of financial, behavioral and operational data The Analyst will mine data from the enterprise data warehouse and 3rd party tools to continuously improve company performance and provide positive return on investment. This role will constantly be asked to learn new data sources and new analytical tools, as well as provide recommendations to managementThe Analyst will have the opportunity to work with a large array of data (sales, customer, behavioral, website, etc.), tools, and technologies (Teradata, MicroStrategy, Excel, RStudio, Python, Snowflake, Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics, HIVE, HDFS, etc.)Job ResponsibilitiesProvide ROI and business case analyses for projects and initiativesProvide ad hoc strategic and tactical data analysesWork extensively with large amounts of data in doing data analytics and validationBecome experienced with source data, data pipelines and ETL to understand caveats and business rules in the dataWork closely with their business unit to understand requirements and functional specificationsWork with Data Science and Product teams to support in-house AdTech systemsCreate and measure specific performance metricsProvide test results and assist in the design of experiments to optimize business performancePerform other duties as required and assigned by manager and upper management.Follow legal policies as directed.Perform other duties as required and assigned by manager and upper management.Follow legal policies as directed.Job RequirementsRequired1-2 years relevant work experienceStrong intellectual curiosity combined with a knack for recognizing correlations, trends, and statistical irregularitiesStrong basic math proficiencyBasic understanding of foundational statistical concepts and methodsBasic understanding of marketing and financial conceptsBasic understanding of the Scientific Method and application in businessBasic command of business computing skills including Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc...)Basic understanding of SQL and relational databasesGeneral Retail/Online Business KnowledgePreferred2+years relevant experienceFamiliarity with statistical data analysis tools (SAS, Python, R, etc.)Familiarity with Data Visualization tools (Tableau, MircroStrategy, VI, etc...)Familiarity with Online and Digital Marketing as well as Direct MarketingA/B & Multivariate testingNull Hypothesis Significance TestingUnderstanding of Correlation AnalysisInterpretation of and exposure to the development of financial forecastsFamiliarity with Ads API services for different 3rd party platformsRefined presentation skills and story developmentSkills• Basic SQL• Bi tools• Microsoft Excel• statistical analysis methods• good interpersonal communication• problem-solvingEducationAn undergraduate degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Information Systems, Business Analytics, Economics, otherrelated STEM fields or equivalent work experience is preferredCertificationsPhysical RequirementsEqual Employment OpportunityIt is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and associates. This policy includes our commitment to ensure that all employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status (including Vietnam era veterans), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other non-job-related characteristic protected by law.Who We Are:Just a few minutes from Salt Lake City and Utah's ski slopes, Overstock is an original resident of "Silicon Slopes", one of the fastest growing technology hubs in the country. We're a passionate group ofcollaborative problem solvers and creative innovators, working on cutting-edge technology.From building award-winning retail applications (with amazing AR functionality) to creating leading blockchain and machine learning technologies, each of us embodies a unique value and contributes a diverse perspective to the team.What We Offer:401k (6% match)Flexible SchedulesOnsite Health ClinicTuition Reimbursement, Leadership Development Program, & Mentorship ProgramOnsite Fitness Center with group fitness classes and trainersOnsite Cafe with additional Coffee Shop and Juice BarOnsite Greenhouse, providing fresh fruits & vegetables for our cafeOverstock Women's Network (OWN)And More...*Benefits vary based on position, tenure, location, and employee electionPhysical Requirements:This position requires you to sit, stand and perform general office functions. You may also be required to lift up to 25 pounds occasionally. Bending, stooping and reaching are also frequently required.Equal Employment Opportunity:It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and associates. This policy includes our commitment to ensure that all employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status (including Vietnam era veterans), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other non-job-related characteristic protected by law.Back toOverstock Careers

 
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