1+ months
2017-11-082018-01-07

Data Science Manager, Analytics - Instagram

New York, New York

Data Science Manager, Analytics (Instagram NYC)

Over 800 million people use Instagram, which means jobs here offer countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization. Instagram was built to strengthen relationships through shared experiences. Our app has played a critical part in forming meaningful communities where people can connect with each other and share what matters most to them.

We’re looking for analytics leaders with a passion for social media to help drive informed business decisions for Instagram. You will enjoy working with one of the richest data sets in the world, cutting edge technology, and the ability to see your insights turned into real products on a regular basis. The perfect candidate will have a background in computer science or a related technical field, will have experience working with large data sets, and will have some experience building software. You are scrappy, focused on results, a self-starter, and have demonstrated success in using analytics to drive the understanding, progression, and user engagement of a product. This is a full time position based in our New York City location.

 

Responsibilities

Apply your expertise in quantitative analysis, data mining, and the presentation of data to see beyond the numbers and understand how our users interact with our core products

Partner with Product and Engineering teams to solve problems and identify trends and opportunities

Inform, influence, support, and execute our product decisions

Build/maintain reports, dashboards, and metrics to monitor the performance of our products

Mine massive amounts of data and extract useful product insights

Manage development of data resources, gather requirements, organize sources, and support product launches

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications

3+ years of experience in managing other team members

4+ years of experience doing quantitative analysis, preferably for a social web company

2+ years of experience in an analytical role in a technology company, consulting, investment banking, or product management

2+ years of experience with SQL or other programming languages

Experience with large data sets and distributed computing (Hive/Hadoop) a plus

Ability to initiate and drive projects to completion with minimal guidance

Ability to communicate the results of analyses in a clear and effective manner

Basic understanding of statistical analysis, experience with packages, such as R, MATLAB, SPSS, SAS, Stata, etc. preferred

Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Math, Physics, Engineering, or related quantitative field. Advanced degrees preferred, but not required

Categories

  • Data Management
  • Math
  • Statistics
  • Business

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