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Analytics Implementation Engineer

Discovery Inc
Bellevue, WA 98004
  • Job Code
    122129205
Discovery Inc

Location: Bellevue, Washington, United States, 98004
Req ID: 286

Discovery hires the very best and brightest talent who are enthusiastic and passionate to fulfill the company's mission of empowering people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity.

In exchange for their talent and drive, employees are provided with an engaging, diverse workplace and the resources they need to learn, thrive and grow in their careers.

Job Summary

Our Team
The Data & Strategic Insights team enables a holistic 360 view of the consumer and content for the entire Discovery organization. The team leverages a central research model with shared data and analytics services that can be accessed by all consumer-facing business functions. Using big data platforms, data warehousing and business intelligence technology, audience data, advanced analytics, data science, visualization, and self-service analytics, this team creates a shared, cohesive language with standardized data, metrics, and reporting to enable a global research community.

The Role
The Analytics Implementation Engineer supports enterprise-wide development of data tracking solution across all digital properties. We are looking for that unique individual who is technically savvy enough to enjoy developing and testing code, but also interested in working directly with people - specifically product and content site owners - to guide them through implementation of the various tools we support.

Responsibilities

1. Development, documentation and enablement of website, mobile web and mobile application tracking standards for All of Discovery Inc's digital properties including but not limited to; Discovery, HGTV, TLC, Food Network, MotorTrend, ID, OWN, GolfTV, Eurosport, DPlay.
2. Support Discovery's developer community for problems that arise beyond tier 1 support.
3. Industry research on new methods of tracking and best practices related to mobile and connected TV technology.
4. Data integrity and implementation validation.
5. The ability to work on several projects at once, while effectively managing your time and consistently meeting deadlines for deliverables is key.
6. Promote Analytics implementation standards across all Discovery digital properties worldwide through knowledge sharing, round table discussions, UAT, defining governance practices, and documentation support.

Requirements

  • Bachelors degree with 10 years of experience (or Master's with 8 years) in project management in the technology realm.
  • Technical background in software engineering or related field, ideally with professional experience as a software engineer.
  • You have demonstrated the ability to lead technology programs on a broad scale working directly with product and engineering teams.
  • You have a solid understanding of software development methods like CI/CD, Agile Scrum, Waterfall, etc.
  • You have shipped multiple high impact projects and used data to assess their impact.
  • You have experience with all phases of project delivery from concept to production, including defining features and deliverables, securing team commitments, establishing a project charter, handling all communication and reporting, overseeing development & deployment, and performing retrospective assessment using data and key performance indicators.
  • You have demonstrated the ability to make decisions for more than one project or program area showing that your judgment is fungible, and you may be to handle more than one project simultaneously and successfully.
  • You have demonstrated the ability to create and manage a technology portfolio and have extensive experience in demand management (intake, prioritization, etc.), resource capacity management (headcount planning, work allocation, hiring, etc.), annual operating planning, road-mapping, risk management, and program/project management standards and templates.
  • You have contributed to establishing a technology organizations strategy, governed it and communicated it broadly.
  • You have repeatedly demonstrated the ability to understand organizational and corporate goals and ensured that your projects delivered what was required to hit these goals.
  • You have the ability to plan budgets, adjust forecasts as necessary and track financial performance of an organization.
  • You have demonstrated your written and verbal communication skills can be applied to business and technical areas across all levels, from the engineering teams to senior level executives.
  • You have deep knowledge surrounding the PPM (Project Portfolio Management) discipline and are familiar with standard PPM tools offered in the industry.
  • You MUST have experience with JIRA, Confluence, and Microsoft Suite of products.
  • You have had experience managing vendors and assets in the form of software and hardware.
  • You have created processes and mechanisms, deployed tools and built partnerships across a technology organization to deliver on ambiguous and challenging goals.
  • Travel is required (when it's safe, due to the pandemic) both domestic and international averaging about 20%
  • Must have the legal right to work in the United States.


Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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Posted: 2020-07-31 Expires: 2020-08-31

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