Director of Analytics Jawbone
The Analytics Team at Jawbone is the ?hub? of big data activity within the organization ? acting as a strategic service and partner to Product Management, Marketing, Sales, Operations, and others. We are all about ?connecting the dots? and helping the organization tell stories with data that make meaning impact to our products, customers, and how we do business. If you love to make magic with numbers (and lots of them!), this could be the role for you.
Overview of the Role:
Jawbone is looking for an experienced, creative, and motivated Director of Analytics to play an integral role in achieving Jawbone?s Hardware + Software + Big Data vision. The right candidate will provide vision and leadership for our end-to-end data needs: Collect, Store, Extract, Analyze, Share, and Act. He or she will also be responsible for building out a best in class team and process/infrastructure to bring this vision to life. We're not looking for a traditional data warehousing/BI expert - we need someone who can create competencies from the ground up and grow with our company's evolving needs.
Develop and socialize end-to-end, cross-functional ?Big Data? vision for the company
Create plan and successfully partner with various internal stakeholders to implement vision
?Connect the dots? for the organization by marrying data from across disparate parts of the organization
Develop the tools and capabilities to create a truly ?data-driven? culture ? making data and insights part of everything we do
Deliver the ?So What? to the organization, and tell the ?story? of our business
Create competency in data visualizations and infographics
Build a team of analysts who
Are skilled enough to both use advanced data analytics tools, but also present insights and findings that are business-relevant and visually appealing
Are responsible for creating ?self service? interactive dashboards for various client groups (Marketing, Product Management, Sales, Finance, Operations)
Develop expertise in various functional areas to provide proactive ?deep dive? analysis into metrics trends and anomalies
Are experts on customer and product engagement data, continually mining insights to drive marketing campaigns, product and operational improvements
And can't help but get into the data themselves! Should live and breathe the details of the data, but also continually contextualize and think about the big picture.
B.A., B.S. or equivalent degree
Demonstrated ability to develop comprehensive plan to implement complete big data solutions, including data acquisition, storage, transformation, analysis, and sharing
Solid understanding of infrastructure planning, scaling, and administration considerations that are unique to big data products
Previous experience/exposure to the following, in order to drive end-to-end infrastructure needs, and identify cross-functional resources to implement/administer:
Hadoop stack (MapReduce, Sqoop, Pig, Hive, Hbase, Flume), including 'productionalizing' (administration, configuration management, monitoring, debugging, and performance tuning)
Java, Linux, Apache, Perl/Python/PHP, Chef
Analytical tools, languages, or libraries (SAS, SPSS, R, Mahout)
ETL, BI and Visualization tools/software
NoSQL platforms (key-value stores, graph databases, RDF triple stores)
Cloud computing infrastructure (e.g. Amazon Web Services EC2, Elastic MapReduce) and considerations for scalable, distributed systems.
Jawbone makes human-centered products for better daily living. For over a decade, we?ve been creating award-winning wearable technology and audio devices. We?re set apart by the unparalleled innovation, ease of use, and sophisticated design in our Jawbone ERA and ICON Bluetooth headsets, our JAMBOX and BIG JAMBOX wireless speakers, and UP, our lifestyle tracking wristband and companion software.
Privately held and headquartered in San Francisco, we?re an equal opportunity employer with openings for talented, qualified professionals. We provide competitive compensation, equity in a company with strong VC support, and the chance to work with some of the best design and technology minds (and products) in the world. We also offer premium perks like free food, 401K, and generous paid time off.
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