Data Analyst

3 days left

Ferrari Healy
From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Data Analyst

Our client, a leading media owner based in central London are looking to hire a Data Analyst. As an in-house cutting edge news publisher, who's site receives 200 million unique visits per month worldwide they are constantly processes billions of data points in order to provide insights and targeting criteria for placing advertising in front of the right person, in the right place, at the right time. As a Data Analyst you will be involved in evolving their Big Data technologies and advance their overall data proposition.

This role suits a recent graduate with knowledge of object orientated programming and a degree in computer science or related field.

The Data Analyst will be responsible for creating data products with a commercial focus that have a direct impact on the performance of the business. They will gather an understanding of their existing ad-tech platforms and how to combine their datasets effectively to produce new sources of revenue. As Data Analyst you will also manage the global Data Management Platform to aid sales and campaign management teams with audience targeting capabilities.

Skills & Experience


  • Educated to degree level or higher in computer science or a related field
  • Object-oriented programming (Java, Python, C#)
  • Practical understanding of relational databases and SQL
  • Bonus

  • Spark, Redshift, Hadoop Map-Reduce or other Big Data frameworks
  • Knowledge of ETL and how to extract data from APIs
  • Code management tools (Git, Sbt, Maven)
  • Amazon web services (EC2, S3, EMR)
  • Scala or other functional programming languages
  • Analytics tools such as R or SPSS
  • Any understanding of digital advertising is a plus, but not essential
  • Knowledge of graph frameworks (GraphX etc.) is desirable but not required