Lead Data Analyst - Digital Test and Measurement

Target   •  

Sunnyvale, CA

5 - 7 years

Posted 209 days ago

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Job ID: BUS0001HL

Lead Data Analyst - Digital Test and Measurement

Apply Now Job ID: BUS0001HL Date posted: 05/04/2018 Location: Sunnyvale CA, Sunnyvale, California Description: JOIN US AS A LEAD DATA ANALYST – DIGITAL/MOBILE TEST AND OPTIMIZATIONThe Lead Data Analyst you’ll operate in the intersection of the business, data and technology in a hyper-growth environment.  You will collaborate with products and businesses within Target.com, Mobile, TGA and Target Media Network to uncover insights and build/program solutions to problems. You’ll work with senior leaders across the Digital – Web and Mobile platforms to shape the future of Target with a rigorous data mindset. Use your skills and experience to be a part of groundbreaking and visionary goals.  As a Lead Data Analyst, you’ll take the lead as you…

  • Work independently and with partners to define problems and create solutions using advanced statistics, testing methods, data analysis, data mining, predictive modeling, optimization and machine learning
  • Monitor and analyze data reports/dashboards/pipelines and do RCA & troubleshooting of issues that arise using prescriptive and predictive analytics
  • Standardize, automate and evangelize data definitions, concepts, methods, reports, metrics across multiple teams (Business Analysts and Data Scientists)
  • Responsible for exploring data based on data platforms, tools, and algorithm models and extract findings and insights
  • Provide recommendations based on data analysis. Isolate, identify and communicate data issues and own data quality for the data produced
  • Drive acceptance of data solutions and influence decision-makers with the results of your analysis
  • Deliver dashboard reporting and hold products and businesses accountable for results against goals and objectives


  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical/analytics field
  • 6+ years of experience working in Digital/Web analytics and reporting with voluminous data
  • Expert level knowledge on a database/query/computing language (SQL/R/Python)
  • Will need to have foundational concepts of Machine Learning, Statistics (ex: Regression Analysis, Significance, AB Testing) and solid mathematical concepts
  • Strong knowledge in ETL, Data Warehousing, Data Modeling and Data Quality concepts
  • Solid programming skills with either Java or Python
  • Experienceworking with data collection/logging, Big Data tools and technologies (Hadoop, Spark, etc.)
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to speak to both business and technical teams as well as clearly translate ideas between them
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and open-ended problems
  • Desire and ability to learn new data technologies and concepts quickly as well as utilize at scale