Job Title: Data Analyst (Data Science Analyst)
Location: Reston, VA
About This Role:
comScore is a leading big data technology company that measures what matters to make cross-platform audiences and advertising more valuable. We are seeking a seeking a Data Analyst in our Reston VA location to mine our large-scale data sets (2 Trillion + records/month) and provide insights to help inform our clients strategy for launching and analyzing marketing campaigns around the world. This Data Analyst will be responsible for data analysis, design, and development of Cross Platform audience measurement products. Their work will have a direct impact on driving business strategies for prominent industry leaders. Self-motivation and strong communication skills are both must haves.
What, where, and when do people watch video content? Which sites and platforms are changing the behavior of consumer video consumption? How and where is traditional TV viewing shifting towards internet connected devices? What is the total audience for publishers with fragmented content across TV, OTT devices, computers, and mobile?
What You'll Do:
Drive analytical projects that span across multiple teams and functions.
Test new features and concepts and evaluate production processes.
Exercise your experience in the development life cycle through analysis, design, development, testing and deployment of this system.
Collaborate with teams in Software Engineering, Operations, and Product Management to deliver timely and quality data. You will be the knowledge expert, delivering quality data to our clients
Tackle initiatives that improve process robustness and improve data quality
Use your storytelling and data visualization skills to convey insights derived from client data
What You'll Need:
Bachelors degree in a quantitative subject such as Statistics, Engineering, Economics, Computer Science or Information Systems.
2-4 years relevant work experience in analytics
Experience in data analysis and problem solving with big data
Experience with SQL, Hive, Spark, R or Python and deep knowledge of relational databases and methods for efficiently retrieving data
Ability to think creatively and solve complex problems
Ability to autonomously manage simultaneous projects in a fast paced business environment
Excellent verbal, written and computer communication skills with strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
Ability to consistently meet data expectations; holds team and self-accountable.
Ability to manage change, course correct, and respond decisively.
Ability to engage with Senior Leaders across all functional departments.
Ability to take on new responsibilities; adapts to change and executes.
At comScore, we’re pioneering the future of cross-platform media measurement, arming organizations with the insights they need to make decisions with confidence. Central to this aim are our people who work together to simplify the complex on behalf of our clients & partners. Though our roles and skills are varied, we’re united by our commitment to five underlying values: Integrity, Velocity, Accountability, Teamwork, and Servant Leadership. If you’re motivated by big challenges and interested in helping some of the largest and most important media properties and brands navigate the future of media, we’d love to hear from you.
comScore (NASDAQ: SCOR) is a trusted partner for planning, transacting and evaluating media across platforms. With a data footprint that combines digital, linear TV, over-the-top and theatrical viewership intelligence with advanced audience insights, comScore allows media buyers and sellers to quantify their multiscreen behavior and make business decisions with confidence. A proven leader in measuring digital and set-top box audiences and advertising at scale, comScore is the industry’s emerging, third-party source for reliable and comprehensive cross-platform measurement. To learn more about comScore, please visit comScore.com.
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