Data Analyst

Menlo Park, CA
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Posted By:
Heather Farrin

Job Description:

Aquent's Client is seeking a temporary worker to supportour Business Education team, working within Analytics. The goal of the Business Education team is to educate people and businesses of all sizes on how to leverage the company's portfolio of brands to build and grow their businesses online or find a new career in the digital marketing workforce. This role entails using SQL to pull queries from our internal database, helping internal stakeholders understand how to use and interpret data from dashboards, confirming that data requests comply with our data policy, and responding to and aggregating data requests into common use cases so that the team can understand which new pipelines or metrics are needed. The role may also include generating pipelines and new data structures that will enable easier dashboard creation in the future, as time allows.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Query data and provide reports/query results to stakeholders
  • Manage requests and priorities independently
  • Provide documentation of queries/inbound requests for future use in improving GBM’s data infrastructure
  • Create new or improve existing dashboards by adding new metrics to support Business Education and other teams within the company

Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with internal stakeholders about dashboards, and provide support about which metrics are available and from where
  • Understand existing data policy restrictions and determine if queries are possible to run/share

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience in analytics or similar field
  • Advanced proficiency in SQL
  • Experience problem solving and providing business insights and recommendations from data
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and drive initiatives in a cross-functional environment
  • Ability to communicate complex data issues to audiences of different levels of technical expertise

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience building out large data sets an

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical focus area

Desired Education:

  • MBA or graduate degree in a quantitative field

Client Description:

This TOP social media company, headquartered in Menlo Park, CA, was built to help people connect and share. Over the last decade their tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate. With over two billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at this company offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

Working here, you’ll:

  • Be part of their mission of community building
  • Work on the most visible apps and services in the social media industry  
  • Work in an Agile environment, in constant iteration and problem solving mode
  • Take part in global internal conversations that are happening with stakeholders, wherever they may be located, who are the best at what they do

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/find-work/talent-benefits

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