Data Analyst

California - San Mateo

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Company Overview
Fanatics is the global leader in licensed sports merchandise and changing the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel and jerseys. Through an innovative, tech-infused approach to making and selling fan gear in today's on-demand culture, Fanatics operates more than 300 online and offline stores, including the e-commerce business for all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA), major media brands (NBC Sports, CBS Sports, FOX Sports) and more than 200 collegiate and professional team properties, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs (Manchester United, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester City). Fanatics offers the largest collection of timeless and timely merchandise whether shopping online, on your phone, in stores, in stadiums or on-site at the world's biggest sporting events.
About the Team
Fanatics is first and foremost a technology company. We are powered by cutting-edge tech created by our small agile teams using the latest tools and technologies under our highly analytical, forward thinking, and open-minded leadership. As the global leader in licensed sports merchandise, we challenge ourselves by improving our new fully responsive NodeJS cloud commerce platform, Elasticsearch engine, and deep data science capabilities while building the best-in-class retail manufacturing and supply chain technologies. Our tech teams work together to revolutionize data science and engineering initiatives, provide highly scalable real-time and streaming platforms, and create secure e-commerce and in-stadium fan experience products. Our own e-commerce platform transacts in over 190 countries, 17 languages, and 14 currencies. Our motto is “#GSD”—get stuff done—and we do just that. If you want to be at the nexus of sports, commerce, and technology, come be a part of our industry-leading team here at Fanatics Tech.GENERAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES 
Primary focus is to understand, measure and explain how any new changes such as product features added to the ecommerce websites are impacting customer engagements, conversions and sales.  
Collaborate across multiple teams including experimentation, products, business, marketing and analytics teams and answer deep business questions by collecting, analyze, interpreting data and share with stakeholders 
Identify product needs, gathering business requirements for data analysis and reports, and create data extractions process to monitor key metrics for experiments and product changes  
Lead and participate in website’s data specific projects & initiatives, innovate and implement large-scale quality improvements to processes and systems by conducting data analysis and making recommendations, troubleshooting technical issues, and refining processes around clickstreams, engagement and transaction data 
 
QUALIFICATION OF SKILL & EXPERIENCES 
Must have expert level SQL coding skills in one of the big-data SQL frameworks - HiveSQL, PrestoSQL, Spark-SQL.  Should be able to build complex logic step by step using SQL. Ability to use SQL to perform complex data analysis. 
Deep analytical skills and experience collecting, organizing, analyzing, and disseminating significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy 
Ability to answer hard data and insight questions and ability to communicate complex quantitative analysis, analytic approaches and findings in a clear, precise, and actionable manner. 
Designing and evaluating A|B experiments and monitoring key product metrics, understanding root causes of changes in metrics.  A background and experience in statistical computing is a huge plus 
Working knowledge of big data processing technologies such as Hadoop, Hive, Spark and experience in at least one scripting language (Python/Pandas, R, Julia etc.)  
Experience working on ETL/ELT or building data pipelines 
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS 
Bachelor's degree in Math, Physics, Engineering, Economics, Statistics, Finance, Social Science, Psychology, or another field that uses quantitative analysis or equivalent practical experience 
This is NOT an entry level position, prior experience is required 
Tryouts are open at Fanatics! Our team is passionate, talented, unified, and charged with creating the fan experience of tomorrow. The ball is in your court now.


NOTICE TO CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS/APPLICANTS: In connection with your application, we collect information that identifies, reasonably relates to or describes you (“Personal Information”). The categories of Personal Information that we collect include your name, government issued identification number(s), email address, mailing address, other contact information, emergency contact information, employment history, educational history, criminal record, and demographic information.  We collect and use those categories of Personal Information about you for human resources and other business management purposes, including identifying and evaluating you as a candidate for potential or future employment or future contract positions, recordkeeping in relation to recruiting and hiring, conducting criminal background checks as permitted by law, conducting analytics, and ensuring compliance with applicable legal requirements and Company policies.
Job tags: Big Data Economics Engineering ETL Finance Hadoop Marketing Pandas Python R Spark SQL
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