Digital Analytics Engineer
at Sinclair Broadcast Group

Date Posted: 9/4/2020

Job Description



We are seeking a hardworking Digital Analytics Engineer with an obsession for data, to join our fast-paced Sinclair Digital organization.  At Sinclair Digital, data is essential for all our decision-making needs whether its related to product design, measuring new feature effectiveness, or helping our internal teams increase observability.  Data can give us keen insights on how we can improve our services for our teams, users, and partners. The ideal candidate will be customer focused with empathy, have a passion to effectively problem solving, showcase strong software development skills and understand modern approaches to data and analytics. 



WHAT YOU’LL DO:


•      Help collaborate, implement and manage our Digital Analytics capabilities  


•      Develop and oversee implementation of Google Tag Manager


•      The Web Analytics Specialist role will be interacting with key business stakeholders to clarify business requirements and ensure right tagging and analytics strategy is in place


•      Collaborate closely with other team members to interpret data and answer business questions


•      Conduct in-depth analyses on specific areas of interest


•      Responsible for debugging, monitoring and troubleshooting data solutions and dashboards


•      Responsible for thorough and rigorous testing and validation of data



WHAT YOU'LL BRING:


•      5+ years of experience in Digital / Web Analytics  


•      Experience programming in JavaScript


•      Experience with JQuery, HTML, DOM, customer variables  


•      Experience with web technologies and frameworks


•      A strong background in Google Analytics (GA) and Google Tag Manger (GTM)


•      Build visualizations that explain complex concepts in clear, concise and decision-impacting stories


•      Experience with data requirements gathering


•      Experience evaluating data collection for accuracy


•      Strong communication, analytical and problem-solving skills


•      Experience working with Agile Development Methodologies


•      Experience scripting in Python or other scripting language


•      An ability to pull data from a variety of sources; typical sources include telemetry data from internal products, 3rd party APIs, SQL-based data warehouses and spreadsheets



NICE-TO-HAVE:


•      Well-versed using data visualization tools (e.g. Google Data Studio, Looker, Power BI, Tableau, etc.)


•      SEO


•      SQL


•      Python




 


 


Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!


 


 


 


About Us


 


Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!


 


 


About the Team


 


The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Seattle, WA
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 9/4/2020

About Us

Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! In addition, Sinclair is the leading local news provider in the country, as well as a producer of sports content. Sinclair owns a multicast network, four radio stations and a cable network. Sinclair’s content is delivered via multiple-platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital platforms. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SBGI.

We believe Sinclair Broadcast Group’s people are our most important asset. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. Sinclair's success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of broadcasting and we need talented, dedicated, ethical professionals to do so. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. To be the best, you have to attract the best. This is why we provide opportunity for advancement, a challenging work environment, and a company culture with open communication and teamwork. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!

We also offer excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits, including:

  • Company-sponsored medical/prescription, vision and dental plans
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Company-paid Life and Disability
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Education reimbursement
  • Vacation, Holiday, and PTO
  • And more…