Comcast Manager, Strategic Analytics in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.

The Comcast Enterprise Business Intelligence (EBI) Strategic Analytics team is looking for a hands-on analytics professional who enjoys rolling up their sleeves to solve complex business questions through data.

The successful candidate will:

- Proactively identify, prioritize, and conduct analysis that drives meaningful change on KPIs and critical objectives established by the Business Units

- Be adept at managing competing priorities through planned and ad-hoc requests

- Have experience working and joining together large, disparate data sets to uncover actionable insights

- Experience utilizing statistical and advanced analytics techniques to drive business insights

- Promote and evangelize a culture of excellence, data driven discussions, healthy skepticism, intellectual curiosity, knowledge sharing and teamwork while maintaining an environment that is upbeat and fun

- Be able to partner and build successful and strong relationships with the business partners including product teams to find game changing insights through quantitative analysis

- Experience utilizing statistical and advanced analytics techniques to drive business insights

- Prepare easy to follow & succinct documents summarizing findings / insights and actions

Core Responsibilities:

- Leverages analytical background to determine when certain quantitative research tools and models should be used and assists in interpretation and development of implications to address client problems

- Supports analytic plans for key business issues raised by clients to ensure that all important issues are addressed fully, appropriately, and accurately

- Able to filter through the ambiguity of business problems to be able to produce a high-quality analysis

- Knack to conduct deep dive analytics with limited direction and deliver insights that help business understand the "why"

- Carries out post-event analysis to validate forecast assumptions and identifies all additional factors associated with the change

- Planning, design, and measurement of AB and multivariate testing experiments to assess the impact of policy changes and new product offerings

- Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance

- Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to adapt to variable schedule(s) as necessary, and work through other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Other Competencies:

- Effective communication skills ability to "tell the story"

- Highly Proficient in SQL

- Proficient in or willing to learn other analytical tools such as R, SAS or Python

- Proficient in statistical analysis and experimental design principles

- Big Data Experience a plus working with Hortonworks/Hadoop

- Ability to grasp complex analytic principles and techniques

- Strong business acumen & demonstrated aptitude for analytics that incite action

- "Lean forward" bias to find opportunities and drive results

- Exceptional attention to detail and ability to progress multiple analyses in parallel

- Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills

- Ability to work effectively across functions, disciplines and levels

- Work on problems requiring judgment and in-depth evaluation of multiple factors

- Independently identify key issues, patterns or deviations from norm

- Skill in identifying data issues and anomalies during analysis

Educational Level:

- Minimum: BA/BS degree in marketing, economics, statistics, psychology, engineering, computer science, mathematics, or finance

- Preferred: MA/MS degree in a quantitative discipline

Experience:

- 5 years of relevant work experience in analytic role

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer