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Analytics - Data & Business Analyst

NBC Sports Group

Location: Stamford, CT
Job Status: Full-Time
Posted/Updated: 10/16/2020

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Job Description:


  • Exceptional communication skills - verbal and written
  • Strong follow up with ability manage multiple tasks & deadlines for themselves and others
  • Comfort working with business users of all levels
  • Ability to work closely with business to understand reporting & dashboarding needs, assess business value & capture their prioritization of requests.
  • Ability to write up succinct meeting recaps, and create simple, clear PowerPoint presentations
  • Ability to gather reporting requirements and provide detailed documentation, with mockups / wireframes
  • Eye for good data visualizations (on point to business question, aesthetically pleasing, easy to use), and some UX / UI design skill.
  • Ability to assess and engineer efficient workflows, and document process flows
  • Ability to conduct Data analysis: Data profiling, source data analysis, test data sampling/validations, tracking down data from primary or secondary data sources, maintain databases/data systems. Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets. Designing & documenting data transformations to create final data sets for Dashboards or for Business Operation Data Insights (Excel/List).
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with detail and accuracy
  • Able to do first pass QA of newly developed dashboards and reports for usability and data accuracy and to manage larger QA activities
  • Project management experience, including maintaining project plans, conducting team meetings, estimating tasks and project timelines, and providing management status reporting
  • Ability to work closely with onsite & offshore development teams communicating requirements, understanding technical issues, revising deliver dates based on work effort estimations, providing feedback for offshore QA and other problem solving
  • Strong Excel

Desired Characteristics

•Minimum 2 years BA experience, 1 year PM experience
•Familiarity with digital marketing, metrics and third-party data sources (Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics)
•Experience designing visualizations in Power BI, Tableau, Domo or other dashboarding tool
•UX / UI design work
•Familiarity with Data models, Database design development, Data mining techniques, Data Science (SQL, Python, R)
•Familiarity & Passion for Sports and Media


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