This is an exciting time to join the Data & Insights team at The Economist Group. Under our newly appointed Chief Data Officer we are creating a center of excellence spanning research, analytics and data science partnering with the whole group, including our core subscription business, our Economist Intelligence Unit, Client Solutions and Events business. Our purpose is to better understand and affect the drivers of our business through data analytics and research, with a focus on our users, B2C customers and B2B clients. We are value focused and outcome driven: we help drive growth and agility at every level, whether through informing strategic alignment and decisions, providing quick feedback loops to operators or creating machine learning models to be integrated into our products and marketing communications.
Reporting to the Head of Data Product Management, with a dotted line into the Head of Data Engineering, the Senior Technical Business Analyst will assess business requirements for data and data insights, data modelling, designing data-driven processes, and supporting the implementation of data solutions in order to improve our data infrastructure and information technology systems. You will also use the analysis to inform the product management process, developing user stories, evaluating their feasibility, defining acceptance criteria and QAing that those are met. And you will facilitate training and coaching for business data consumers.
To ensure success as a Senior Technical Business Analyst for Data, you should demonstrate experience and creativity in data systems design and implementation. Outstanding Technical Business Analysts combine their technology and data architecture expertise with in-depth business knowledge.
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