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Senior Data Analyst Italy

Job Details

  • Department: Finance
  • Job Title: Senior Data Analyst Italy
  • Reports to: EVP Revenue
  • Location: Milan, Italy
  • Hours of Work: 40

DAZN has recently been launched to give consumers the best live sports streaming service in the world. DAZN allows fans to watch their sport, their way, live or on-demand. It is available on a wide range of connected devices, including Smart TVs, personal computers, tablets, smart-phones and games consoles. DAZN’s immersive playback experience also allows customers to pause and rewind live matches and watch games in full HD.

In this role you will provide expertise in a new analytics team based in Milan, that will be a branch of our EMEA team and will support the local business by building analytics solutions to support business decisions.

Your EMEA colleagues will be based in nearby Munich and you will work with them to build best practice across the whole region. In Italy, you will deliver insights in a timely manner to the Italian Executive team, working across a wide range of specialisms including Marketing, Product, Finance, Commercial + Strategy to deliver/develop data products that will allow us to improve our performance.

 

In this role you will be learn to use cutting-edge tools + techniques that really leverages DAZN’s data.

 

 

WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE? % of role  
Responsible for the implementation of Agile Framework, alongside the Scrum Master, to deliver projects 5%
Reviewing business requirements and breaking them down into manageable & deliverable tasks 30%
Delivery of accurate / value / timely insights that support business decisions 50%
Work with the central, London based, Data Science team to improve data products available to analysts (API’s, Plug-ins & Core Models); enabling analytics team 5%
Manage communication of key learnings to business stakeholders (i.e. story-telling) 10%
DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS?  
Excellent knowledge of agile ways of working.
Broad knowledge of analytics across functions preferred (Marketing, Product, Commercial & Research)
Proven record of identifying and ingesting new data sources to enhance analysis
 Ability to perform data mining, blending large datasets from DAZN (and other Perform divisions) to enhance analysis
Working knowledge of modelling steps: exploration, feature engineering, supervised & unsupervised learning (e.g. random forest, K-Means Clustering), model assessment & deployment
Strong communication, influencing and stakeholder management skills
Strong delivery capability – able to get things done, and perform under pressure
Leadership skills preferred – able to set direction, build capability, and rally people to a cause
1-3 years of experience in data modelling, reporting and / or data management
Experience with tools similar to Alteryx, KNIME, Dataiku or SSIS is preferable
 Confidence with SQL, Python or R, and visualisation tools (such as Tableau)
A minimum of a 2:1 Bachelor’s degree in a STEM subject
 
DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?
+5 years of experience working as a functional data analyst (e.g. Finance or Marketing data analyst)
A strong interest in Sports, both as a fan and as an industry
Ability to prioritise and filter out “noise” from critical issues / long term projects and maintain focus on value add reporting
An adaptable / flexible personality will be critical as priorities and business issues will change
THESE ARE THE DAZN COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE….
Planning & Organising          Ability to set priorities, goals and time tables to achieve maximum productivity
Creativity & Innovation        Ability to generate and translate an idea into a product or service that creates value for business.
Drive & Energy                         Self–motivated and driven to succeed, focused on results and passionate about the job
Flexibility & Adaptability     Ability to adapt to changing business needs, cultures, conditions and work responsibilities.
Learn and Grow                        On-going drive for learning and ability to apply new knowledge and skills

 

 

IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT DAZN, THEN READ ON…

 

DAZN is a live sports streaming service that allows fans to watch their sport, their way, live or on-demand.  With access to the world’s best sports, fans can watch their favourite teams, leagues and players anytime, anywhere, for one simple, affordable price and with no long-term contract.  DAZN has over 8,000 live events a year and features the widest array of live sports ever offered on one TV service.  DAZN can play, pause and rewind anytime with no commercial interruptions and no long-term commitments.

 

We have a strong team with experts from Netflix, Amazon Video, BBC iPlayer, YouView and Now TV.  We’re launching into new global markets every year.

 

DAZN is currently available in Canada, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Japan on most connected devices including Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and games consoles. DAZN is a part of Perform, a leading global sports media group. Check out DAZN here, and a fantastic video about us! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkRZbLzDMi8

 

 

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