The Walt Disney Company
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Santa Monica

Senior Data Analyst at The Walt Disney Company

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SUMMARY

The Disney Streaming Data team is seeking a Senior Analyst of Data Analytics who will be an outstanding addition to the Product & Tech Analytics Experimentation team. The team partners with other teams across the business to turn data into information, information into insights and insights into key business decisions that steer the strategic direction of the company. The right person for this role thrives in a fast-paced environment, loves problem-solving and is a good communicator. If you are someone who gains personal happiness from transforming data into knowledge for business insights, then this is a phenomenal role for you.

You will design innovative analytic approaches to test hypotheses, extract actionable insights by identifying patterns in structured and unstructured data, and develop recommendations to drive business performance. You will be instrumental in leading the use of analytics as a critical value driver across our organization.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • Help support the analysis and recommendations of experiments across the product
  • Build analysis, data visualizations, and multi-functional reporting that provides critical support to the operations and decision-making of the organization through experimentation
  • Advance the analytical capabilities of the business, collaborate in the design of diagnostic solutions, and deliver outstanding data insights and products
  • Use internal and external analytics and data visualization tools, SQL, and scripting languages to access and analyze multivariate data
  • Use descriptive and inferential statistics (t-test, chi-square, ANOVA, correlation, Regression, Factor Analysis etc.) to understand subscriber behaviors/value, and make an impact across the business.
  • Provide analytics expertise to key business partners regarding data & analytics questions, communicating insights to domain experts and executives alike

WHAT TO BRING

  • Unbridled curiosity, high intellectual and analytical horsepower, and a passionate pursuit of analytics driven insights and business outcomes
  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Statistics, Economics, Mathematics, Engineering, etc. or equivalent work experience
  • 4+ years of experience as an analyst in a data and analytics domain with excellent SQL, Python, or R skills for complex querying, advanced analysis, performance optimization, and working with data at scale
  • Advance the analytical capabilities of the business, collaborate in the design of diagnostic solutions, and deliver outstanding data insights and products
  • Demonstrated data visualization skills with tools like Matplotlib, Tableau, Looker, MicroStrategy, Plotly, etc.
  • Experience delivering end-to-end analytics projects: taking them from vague requirements, to an impactful story, accessible across diverse audiences, and ultimately to a clear business outcome
  • Ability to build strong working relationships with teammates, business partners, and technical colleagues

NICE-TO-HAVES

  • Ability to identify and appropriately call out issues to leadership
  • Consulting background, MBA, or other multi-industry experience
  • Strong motivation and ability to work independently
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Sense of humor
  • Unique passions or areas of interest that influence the way you interact with others and/or do your job

Role can be based in NY, LA, Seattle or SF/Bay Area

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Because our employees and cast members are at the heart of everything we do, Disney offers a competitive total rewards package that includes pay, health and savings benefits, time-off programs, educational opportunities and more. Together, these rewards make up a comprehensive package that help you live your best life, grow personally and professionally and take advantage of the special extras that only Disney can provide.

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