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 Intelligence Engineer to join our new Go-To-Market (GTM) marketing team in Seattle to help power the biggest strategic initiative at Groupon; No-Printout cashback (Groupon+) and Salon & Spa booking (BeautyNow) products.
At this role you will be responsible for designing and building data infrastructure, data visualizations, and analytics services 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 BI Engineer must excel at building big data analyses, SQL and Tableau.
Specific Duties Include:
Development of data infrastructure for enabling processes and reporting that will influence key decisions
Creation of dashboards and reports providing insight into business data.
Monitoring and optimization of existing and new campaigns and experiments through data analysis
Collaborate with business stakeholders, software developers, data engineers and data scientists to improve data quality of our data platforms
Clearly communicates progress against goals and insights with business leadership with keen ability to summarize findings.
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
3+ years of data-driven, analytics or engineering experience demonstrating success in ingesting, analyzing, and presenting large data-sets
Expertise with SQL, ETL & Hadoop
Knowledge of a scripting language (preferably Python) or any object oriented programming
Expertise with Tableau or other visualization tools
Strong communication and relationship building skills, with the ability to interpret and summarize data to help achieve strategic and operational goals
‘Builder’ mentality – identifies problems quickly and is eager to build solutions from scratch, not just improve on others work.
Comfortable with a fast-paced, always-on, start-up environment
Must have great analytical skills, strong business judgment and be an excellent project manager and prioritizer
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.