Data Analyst

FourthWall Media - Sterling, VA

Are you interested in cross-platform media measurement? Do you love TV and want to see it thrive through better insights and big data technologies? Do you like applying the latest tools and methods to real-world problems to surface optimal solutions? FourthWall Media is seeking Data Analysts with natural curiosity and a penchant for precision to deliver analytics and data solutions to television programmers and advertisers.

The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the TV advertising and cable industries to identify meaningful insights and trends that impact media stakeholders. The primary responsibilities include analysis of TV viewing data, creation of related reports, and communication of results to FourthWall executives and customers. In addition, you will diagnose potential issues and collaborate across functional teams.

The Data Analyst role requires a robust understanding of big data analysis and excellent communication skills to convey complex topics simply and concisely. This position requires advanced experience working with large datasets, statistical models, data visualization tools (e.g., Tableau), and database programming tools (e.g., MySQL, VBA, Hive).

Work on customer projects to deliver data solutions and identify products that satisfy market demand
Validate new concepts and integrate them into the product development process
Build custom solutions to satisfy customer-specific requirements
Write advanced MySQL queries in Apache-Hive and MySQL workbench
Design aesthetically pleasing, engaging, and efficient visualizations
Participate in ongoing research and evaluation of new technologies
Collaborate across the organization from Product Management, Software Engineering, to Operations to deliver timely, high-quality data services
Provide critical business feedback and research to Engineering to continually improve the company’s television DMP

Bachelor’s degree in Business, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or related quantitative field
Three+ years professional experience with complex business reporting, data mining, and visualization
Excellent knowledge of statistics and experience with at least two of the following statistical tools (Excel, SPSS, MATLAB, R)
Excellent data visualization skills in Tableau or similar software
Advanced SQL expertise with an emphasis on performance and efficiency
Familiar with VBA macros, Power Query, and Power Pivot in Microsoft applications
Hadoop or other comparable MapReduce experience
Ability to develop advanced solutions in PythonWork on customer projects to deliver data solutions and identify products that satisfy market demand