Data Analyst/Engineer

Job description

As a fast-growing educational tech company, we are searching for a talented Data Scientist to support our teams. This role will be a driving factor behind user acquisition, retention, marketing and monetization decisions, providing data-backed analysis and ideas to determine new and creative courses of action.

The ideal candidate is very passionate about data, and has the ability to communicate highly technical results to non-technical users and teammates.

What you will do:

  • Collaborate in strategy and execution of data sourcing, management and visualization strategy
  • Consolidate, organize, analyze and manage data from multiple sources in support of growth efforts across acquisition, activation, retention and monetization
  • Collaborate in the design of experiments to optimize growth team’s area of focus and successes
  • Determine selection of metrics that lead to actionable insights from all experimentation
  • Work with technology infrastructure and development team to build and manage data management and visualization infrastructure
  • Work with growth and marketing teams in the creation of targeting models across marketing channels
  • Define, execute and track the data behind marketing efforts, with a strong focus on channel attribution
  • Build and integrate solutions using one or more of the following: R, Python, Postgres, Google Analytics, etc, to capture and analyze user experience and marketing performance (Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, website)


What you will need:

  • Master’s degree preferred in Data Science or Computer Science, or 2+ years of experience
  • 2+ years of experience with at least one (preferably multiple) relevant data manipulation languages (Python, R, SQL)
  • 2+ years of experience with data visualization tools and best practices
  • Ability to translate hard product goals and business problems into data science problems, experiments and results
  • Exceptional analytical ability, passion for troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Passion for answering business questions and about understanding user behavior through data
  • Adaptability, teamwork and excellent communication skills
  • Understanding of data environments in AWS, to communicate with infrastructure and development teams