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Data Scientist - Podcasts
Posted on 6/8/2021
INACTIVE
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Data Analysis
R
SQL
Python
Requirements
  • 3+ years of proven experience in an analytics role, and a degree in a quantitative field (e.g. statistics, economics, computer science)
  • Comfortable navigating large datasets (advanced SQL), and using programming languages for analytics (Python/R)
  • Experience visualizing data and/or building dashboards
  • Natural communicator, who focuses just as much on the delivery and the so what of your insights, as you do on the technical craft of extracting them. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Deep understanding of statistics and experience working with real-world data, as well as a strong business sense
  • Excellent problem solving skills with a strong attention to detail
Responsibilities
  • Conduct analysis of large datasets, extracting insights from user listening data that will drive content decision-making
  • Define measures of success for podcast-related initiatives
  • Develop and communicate recommendations to non-technical audiences determined by data
  • Build dashboards and self-service tools to enable ongoing monitoring of trends
  • Develop a deep appreciation of the podcast content landscape and how users engage with podcasts
Desired Qualifications
  • Deeply curious; interested in how people interact with content, and podcasts specifically. Though not required, previous experience in media, entertainment, or technology is a plus
Spotify

5,001-10,000 employees

Leading music and podcast streaming platform
Company Overview
Spotify's mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity — by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the opportunity to enjoy and be inspired by it. Today, Spotify is the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with 406m users, including 180m subscribers, across 184 markets.
Benefits
  • Extensive learning opportunities, through our dedicated team, GreenHouse
  • Global parental leave, six months off - fully paid - for all new parents
  • Flexible public holidays, swap days off according to your values and beliefs
  • Flexible share incentives letting you choose how you share in our success
  • All The Feels, our employee assistance program and self-care hub
  • Spotify On Tour, join your colleagues on trips to industry festivals and events
Company Core Values
  • Innovative: We move fast and take big risks
  • Sincere: We have no time for internal politics
  • Passionate: We revel in what we do
  • Collaborative: We recognize that we're all in this together
  • Playful: We don't take ourselves too seriously