Director of Analytics

B Corp: 


Brooklyn, NY

Job Type: 

Full Time



Required Education Level: 

Bachelor's Degree

Job Title: Director of Analytics

Job Description:

UncommonGoods is an online retailer that offers creatively designed, high-quality merchandise. We proudly serve as one of the founding members of the B Corporation, a carefully screened network of socially responsible businesses. Our team is comprised of friendly, fun and hard-working people who all work towards the same goal: to be our team member’s favorite place to work and our customer’s favorite place to shop.

We’re seeking someone with an uncommon balance. You might call it a right brain / left brain double-header. Someone with great technical and analytic skills who’s also an effective and inspiring team leader. Leading our resourceful analytics team is job #1, but we’re also looking for someone who can craft innovative ways to collaborate across the organization.  

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage, mentor, and grow our team of data scientists and data analysts
  • Lead efforts to build an even stronger data-driven culture through storytelling with data, kick-starting innovative new projects, and shaping company strategy  
  • Partner with marketing to drive direct mail, email, paid search, and social media targeting
  • Join forces with product management to help identify and prioritize future site features and measure project outcomes
  • Collaborate with merchants to bring an algorithmic approach to product insights and site merchandising strategies
  • Build a better data infrastructure and develop the architecture of how we collect and link raw customer data across the site and devices
  • Drive a culture of continuous testing, leading efforts to run AB and multivariate experiments throughout the site
  • Spearhead our personalization, search, and recommendation efforts across platforms
  • Be a leader in industry trends and developments and help bring those insights to the team

Experience Required:

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of data experience including customer insights and predictive modeling, with a preference for ecommerce experience
  • 2+ years leading a team of data scientists and or/analysts and a track record of being a people-focused manager
  • Ability to present complex insights across different levels of the organization, building buy-in and understanding
  • Strong relationship management and interpersonal skills, and the ability to influence data-driven decisions across the organization
  • Strong knowledge of statistical and machine learning techniques
  • Proficiency and experience in some combination of:
    • R, Python, or similar programming language
    • Querying language such as SQL and some NoSQL database experience
    • Data visualization
    • Web analytics tools such as Google Analytics
  • Ability to prioritize a diverse number of projects with different stakeholders

Benefits & Company Perks:

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits package, including health and dental insurance
  • Stock options
  • Casual work atmosphere
  • Monthly Company snacks, lunches, and team events!

To Apply:

Sound like a good fit? To apply, please submit the following:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter

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