Business Analyst - RetailMeNot

Operations Austin, Texas Remote - United States


Who We Are: 

Ziff Media Group is dedicated to delivering exceptional user and partner experiences across a portfolio of leading brands in the Tech, Lifestyle, and Shopping verticals. Our leading brands include Mashable, PCMag, AskMen, RetailMeNot,, and Our mission is to be the most trusted purchase companion, helping users make the best decision for their interest and need. We connect brands and partners to large contextually-aligned audiences and deliver measurable performance.

  • We have an open, casual, fun, and upbeat environment where we encourage autonomy and give the freedom to make an impact in the areas that most excite you
  • We have a supportive group of industry pros to learn from and grow with, while offering ample opportunities to collaborate with teams across the company
  • We work on large scale challenges with a variety of technologies
  • We have a great open vacation policy, volunteer time off policy, parental leave benefits, and healthcare
  • We believe in giving prizes, bonuses, and recognition for doing what you love

About the Role:

RetailMeNot(ZMG) is looking for a full-time Business Analyst to join us. Our Business Operation Planning and Analytics (Biz Ops) team is built from authorities in statistical analysis and data lifecycle. Come be a part of our team and uncover understandings from rich and powerful big-data. You will work with cross-functional teams to develop critical metrics and rich data visualizations, handle analytical projects and provide ad-hoc reporting - all while being mentored by a team of great technical talent. You will unearth trends and shifts in user behavior with our rich internal data and disseminate these trends within the company and beyond. We take pride in our fast-paced and fun environment in which we constantly learn from each other to develop our skills. We believe in working hard, working smart and making an impact.

Who You Are:

  • You have at minimum 1 year of relevant experience in a data science, business analytics, business intelligence or comparable analytics role
  • You have a bachelor’s in math, statistics, computer science, Information Systems, MIS, or equivalent field. Master’s preferred.
  • You have experience in data mining structured and unstructured data (SQL, ETL, data warehouse, RDS, RedShift, Oracle, etc.) in a business environment with large-scale, complex data sets.
  • You have the ability to dive deep on data analysis or technical issues to identify effective solutions.
  • You have knowledge of SQL to write complete, optimized queries across large volumes of data
  • You have a demonstrated ability to frame complex analytical problems, pull data and extract insights that led to tangible results (revenue, seller launches, new product features, etc.).
  • You are comfortable speaking, writing, and presenting, as well as the ability to evangelize your findings. Summarize key insights for technical and non-technical audiences.
  • You have experience communicating with business partners as well as with colleagues from computer science, analytics, and business backgrounds.
  • You have a real passion for solving complex technical problems at scale
  • High standards in everything you do and a high attention to detail

What You'll Do

  • You will develop interactive dashboards and reports using relational databases, Tableau and Excel to educate decision-makers at all levels of the business
  • You will distill actionable insights from over 1PB of data to uncover new revenue opportunities and drive the product roadmap forward
  • You will develop and share new data products for expedited downstream analysis and application
  • You will solve complex business problems through creating statistical models from data and metadata
  • You will participate in strategic and tactical planning discussions, collaborate with business customers, gathering requirements and delivering complete reporting solutions
  • You will use data to equip client-facing teams with insights for client conversations
  • You will help us find opportunities in both established and new product lines within RetailMeNot

We have great benefits!

  • Company-sponsored medical, dental, and vision insurance (including domestic partner coverage) + pet insurance
  • Paid parental leave
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • 401K match, employee stock purchase program (ESPP)
  • Gym reimbursement, Headspace subscription
  • Reasonable accommodations for qualified applicants and employees with disabilities

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Information

Individuals seeking employment at Ziff Davis are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation. You are being given the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us align with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.

This is a remote/office based position which may be performed anywhere in the United States except for within the state of Colorado.