Data Engineer

Dallas, TX
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posted by:
Heather Farrin

Job Description:

An exciting, new opportunity has come available at Aquent’s Fortune 500 American technology client in Dallas, TX! This is a 9-month assignment to stat with strong potential for extension or permanent conversion.

In this dynamic role, you will be challenged to be the business unit driver to develop and execute the strategy of building the data architecture to support client's analytics strategy. You will work within a team of specialized data architects to ensure that client is acquiring data and organizing it such that intelligence from website and other e-commerce transactional systems can be leveraged as a competitive advantage. You will be a key component of client's business strategy and future roadmaps. 

Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Serve as an interface and partner to functional experts including external agencies, Business Digital Marketing and Demand Creation IT partners 
  • Oversee tagging implementation and configuration of the product 
  • Validate, monitor and troubleshoot tagging & tracking issues as they occur, communicating status/next steps until resolution with all relevant stakeholders 
  • Research data discrepancies and provide insights/solutions 
  • Educate reporting, digital marketing, and data science teams on the data collected 
  • Understand data architecture and data sources used within reporting dashboards 
  • Develop reports and dashboards 
  • Create and maintain tagging and testing documentation 
  • Manage administration and governance of GA 

Required skills and behaviors: 

  • Ability to understand strategic digital marketing plans 
  • Knowledge of web analytics tools (Google Analytics, Big Query, Adobe Analytics), tag management, web log data mining, and data visualization 
  • Expertise in Javascript and HTML 
  • Ability to counsel and influence business partners; business savvy 
  • Strong collaboration skills with the ability to effectively influence others across organizations 
  • Ability to learn web technologies and infrastructure including: content management, web analytics, search engine marketing, email marketing, web site usability, etc. 
  • Good communicator (positioning, messaging and content creation) 
  • Excellent time-management skills to drive multiple project schedules simultaneously and ensure launch deliverables are met on time 
  • Ability to quickly adapt to rapidly changing environment 
  • Provides responsive and proactive support

Client Description:

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)