Data Analyst

Fulltime, Palo Alto

Issuu is the world's leading digital publishing platform. We're looking for a new member to join our fantastic team. With amazing people, unique ideas and stunning technology, we're changing the future of publishing today. Are you the best at what you do? Come join us.

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About the role

Issuu’s Data Analyst will be part of a global team responsible for analyzing and understanding the data behind our user's actions. The successful candidate will find excitement in combining data exploration with exceptional business acumen to drive product and marketing insights that will inform strategic decisions. The Data Analyst will work across teams within Issuu and will have broad exposure to key decision-makers.

You will bring your diverse background to a team with a broad mission. Finding the largest opportunities and solving problems at the lowest cost will become your specialty and you will influence decisions on both a micro and macro level in this challenging role.

If you’re someone who can see stories through data spikes, and is passionate about finding patterns through cohort analysis. We’re looking for you!

  • Reporting and analysis (ad-hoc and regular) on data to provide actionable insights at both the tactical and strategic level
  • Strong understanding of business needs, proactive analytical approaches, and the ability to present actionable insights to Management
  • Work closely with the Head of Business Intelligence to generate business intelligence solutions for management
  • Develop actionable results through data analysis and modeling
  • B.S./B.A. In a quantitative field; Technical major preferred but not required
  • Use a combination of technical and business skills to perform analysis that supports product, marketing, and BD initiatives
  • Design, develop, analyze, and maintain performance dashboards for all areas of the Issuu business
  • Identify, interpret, and present key user trends to both technical and non-technical audiences
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Proficiency in MySQL, Star schema experience a plus
  • Prior experience with SPSS, R, Weka preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills, including pivot table creation and use, chart creation, and the ability to learn on the fly; PowerPoint talent a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, ability to effectively communicate with technical and business audiences
  • Driven, organized, and adaptable self-starter, comfortable in a startup environment
  • Hustle is a necessity, continuous iteration and aggressive testing are our core competencies
  • 1-3 years in an analytical role; mobile experience a big plus
  • Prior startup experience preferred
  • Competitive compensation package
  • A sleek mac and a pretty sweet desk setup
  • You’ll be a key member of Issuu, an amazing place to work, where your contribution truly matters
About Issuu

Issuu is the leading digital publishing platform delivering exceptional reading experiences of magazines, catalogs, and newspapers. Millions of people have uploaded their best publications to create beautiful digital editions. Each month we deliver over 5 billion page views to more than 80 million users across our global network.

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