Database Analyst for Production Operations Resourcing
Project Based
Posted on 1/27/2023

1,001-5,000 employees

Cross-platform digital media company
Company Overview
Buzzfeed is committed to making the internet better: providing trusted, quality, brand-safe news and entertainment to hundreds of millions of people; making content on the Internet more inclusive, empathetic, and creative; and inspiring their audience to live better lives.
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operations & Logistics
  • Foster database management best practice and database literacy, working with organization leaders and managers at all levels in a energetic and connective manner
  • Collaborate with and work through others, lifting the skills and expertise of those around you
  • Serve as a resource and/or mentor to other leads and managers, providing thoughtful, constructive feedback that is sensitive to the individual needs and perspectives of other employees
  • Experience building & testing integrated databases using Excel and SQL. Google Big Query and Data Studio preferred
  • You thrive on a high level of autonomy and responsibility, and can communicate energetically through Slack
  • You value testing, process mapping, and documenting your work
  • You collaborate well with analysts in building reporting tools; you are insightful and thoughtful in communicating with teams that have little or no database expertise
  • Expertise working in an environment without a database management service. However, if you haven't worked without a database management service, you should have strong opinions on how to build and manage one
  • A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth through work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more
  • Lead the maintenance and evolution of a highly-integrated database sourced from various departments and organizations
  • Develop and improve existing database structure; automate testing processes to improve maintainability
  • Ensure the stability of the visual database environment, improving database integration, and preventing connectivity issues between the database and reporting tools
Desired Qualifications
  • Four (4) years database maintenance experience
  • Two (2) years experience working with SQL
  • Four (4) years experience working with advanced Excel formulas
  • Two (2) years experience in process improvement