Director of Econometric Modeling in Austin, TX

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Indeed   •  

Austin, TX 78701

Industry: Consumer Technology


11 - 15 years

Posted 55 days ago

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Austin Base Salary Range: 160,000 - 208,000 USD

Your job.

The Director of Marketing Analytics will support country marketing investment decisions for a variety of marketing channels by leading the delivery of media mix modeling, attribution analysis and creation of strategic recommendations. This role will lead initiatives to find ways to best measure the short and long term impact of our marketing investments on the key business outcomes. You will deliver recommendations on where we should be making investments and identify what's working effectively across our marketing portfolio.


  • Lead the design and development of modeling and attribution solutions to address key questions related to the return on marketing investment
  • Manage teams through modeling processes from end-to-end including data gathering, data validation, model building, calibration, cross-validation, and maximizing model accuracy
  • Collaborate and build relationships within Marketing Science and Business Intelligence leadership to facilitate continual improvement and innovation in analysis and reporting capabilities across the marketing team
  • Chair cross functional analysis meetings to provide rigorous and impartial feedback, measurement advice and thought leadership
  • Oversee the construction of best-in-class reporting and dashboards
  • Provide analytical and strategy support to the marketing leadership team, country marketing leadership team and key functional leads across the business
  • Stay apprised of current academic research published around marketing analytics and measurement and socialize relevant findings and trends across the business
  • Author and present analysis and strategic recommendations to marketing leadership
  • Lead the evangelization of analytic best practices across the global marketing organization
  • Contribute insights and thought leadership around test and experimentation design

About you.

  • Prior experience developing strategic insights through media mix modeling techniques and econometric modeling
  • 10+ years of experience in developing advanced marketing measurement methods, including marketing mix modeling solutions and predictive modeling techniques
  • Proven experience working in reporting ecosystems (e.g. SQL, Tableau)
  • Working knowledge of regression and classification models, principal component analysis, hierarchical Bayesian, generalized boosted models, neural networks and time-series forecasting
  • Proven ability to advise on test design in marketing (eg A/B and multivariate optimization tests)
  • Experience programming in Python and R
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and inspire a team
  • Strong intellectual curiosity and a commitment to continuous learning
  • Adept at working with all aspects of the modern media technology ecosystem

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