Senior Business and Data Analyst

Data Analytics Los Angeles, California


Description

WebMD/Medscape is searching for a Sr Business and Data Analyst to join our team!

The Sr Business and  Data Analyst’s primary role is to provide data and analysis support for tracking and reporting within WebMD. This position requires an ability to understand the key metrics of a business and to develop reporting based on business requirements. The analyst will work in a project team-oriented and dynamic environment which will require working closely with other teams and adjusting to new developments as they arise. Various software packages and tools will be utilized in order to collect, mine, and report on this data. Strong analytical and communication skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines is critical for this position.

What You Will Be Doing:
- Performing advanced analysis of web traffic, email engagement, and app engagement data to understand and measure the success of programs, including click through analysis, retention, re-engagement and A/B testing.
- Use analytics to build cohorts in order to identify opportunities in high value segments.
- Understand subject matter KPIs, trends and cohorts in order to improve upon existing personalization methodologies.
- Work with engineering teams to automate and scale predictive model solutions.
- Develop and maintain a testing framework for monitoring short and long term results of personalization initiatives.
- Deliver presentations to senior leadership to explain and illustrate complex analytical findings.  
- Provide ad-hoc analyses using various skills and tools to extract and aggregate data. Apply a broad range of analytical approaches, from back-of-envelope approximations to detailed deep dives in order to identify trends and new opportunities
- Collaborate with various business and operational groups to explore new feature ideas by mining existing web analytics data, designing A/B tests, and evaluating the results to produce recommendations and insights that will help shape business decisions.

What's In It For You:
- Besides a competitive compensation package, you'll be working with a great group of professionals in a culture that encourages innovation. If you're ready to take on some new challenges at a well-respected company, we'd love to hear from you.

What You Need For This Position:
- 4+ years’ experience in a hands-on analytical role with a focus on analyzing business problems.
- Deep understanding of web analytics.
- Experience prototyping models in excel.
- Strong analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities.
- High level of comfort with large relational data sets, database mining and manipulation.
- Advanced skills in tools used for data analysis and reporting (SQL, Excel, Tableau).
- Clear written and oral communication skills.
- 3+ years of relational database experience in, but not limited to Postgres, SQL Server, Oracle, Vertica (or any Big Data environment).
- Advanced experience with web analytics tools, such as Omniture and Google Analytics.
- Strong analytical, creative and problem-solving skills

Preferred:
- Knowledge of personalization techniques, data science concepts, and/or information processing workflows are all nice-to-have’s

About Internet Brands:

Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., Internet Brands® is a fully integrated online media and software services organization focused on four high-value vertical categories: Health, Automotive, Legal, and Home/Travel. The company's award-winning consumer websites lead their categories and serve more than 250 million monthly visitors, while a full range of web presence offerings has established deep, long-term relationships with SMB and enterprise clients. Internet Brands' powerful, proprietary operating platform provides the flexibility and scalability to fuel the company's continued growth. Internet Brands is a portfolio company of KKR and Temasek. For more information, please visit www.internetbrands.com.  

Internet Brands and its wholly owned affiliates are an equal opportunity employer.