Job Description / Skills Required
Groupon is the place that over 150 million people go every month to find things to eat, see, do, and buy near them. We operate in 30 countries and are #22 in the US App Store.
As one of the world’s largest and most sophisticated direct marketers, data is the lifeblood of our business. We are looking for a world-class business analyst to join our new Groupon+ team in Seattle to help power the biggest strategic initiative at Groupon; No-Printout cashback (CLO) and Salon & Spa booking (BeautyNow) products.
At this role you will be responsible for designing and building data infrastructure, data visualizations, analytics services, and predictive models that you and your stakeholders will use to describe business performance, estimate customer and business metrics, and prescribe courses of action across these programs.
The successful candidate will possess a strong combination of analytical prowess, technical aptitude, and business savvy. He or she will be comfortable working closely with business, product and operations teams to understand business problems, produce insights, and operationalize analytics.
Deep experience in big data analytics, SQL & Reporting
Strong Excel, Tableau and other reporting tools
Experience with Python, Unix or R
Self-starter, strong sense of ownership, getting things done
Degree in Mathematics, Computer science, Statistics or Business Systems. Master degree with 3+ years experience or Bachelor degree with 5+ years experience in related area
Experience with data warehouse technologies like Teradata, Oracle, MySQL & Hive
Experience with Tableau or any similar reporting tools
Experience with Unix or Python programming
Strong written and oral communication skills with business partners and technical teams
Time management and prioritization skills
A background in Statistics
Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.