Director, Business Intelligence at LiveIntent
New York City, NY, US

We are seeking a Director, Business Intelligence to join our Strategy & Planning department. This position is responsible for leading the design and development of business intelligence systems and tools for structuring, organizing, storing, retrieving, analyzing and reporting data. You will work cross-functionally to build out the vision for LiveIntent’s BI function and lead a team responsible for providing senior management and the corporation at large with metrics and tools for assessing LiveIntent’s products and platform. 

 Responsibilities

  • Become a trusted partner to department leaders and executives while educating stakeholders on the value of business intelligence solutions and how to use them successfully
  • Provide strategic analyses and ad hoc reporting to business leaders and executive team to help solve complex business problems
  • Work closely with product team to understand existing and new products/features, and translate reporting needs into product and engineering requirements as needed
  • Improve the quality of reporting by creating easy to follow weekly or monthly dashboards that key stakeholders will utilize to make informed business decisions
  • Utilize SQL, Excel, RStudioConnect and Looker to pull data into custom charts, tables, and to showcase the most critical series of actionable business metrics
  • Lead a team and foster an environment which leads to best in class results
  • Advise team on best practices in BI, advise senior leadership on emerging technologies, and lead implementation of new BI tools to manage client reporting and internal analytics
  • Mentor and coach on an ongoing basis to identify personal career objectives, and provide appropriate development opportunities based on individual needs

 Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or an analytically focused concentration required
  • Master’s degree in a relevant discipline a plus but not required
  • 7+ years of experience in analytics, reporting or business intelligence required
  • Proven track record of success in a similar role at an ad network or agency trading desk a huge plus; understanding of analytics and reporting as pertains to the ad tech ecosystem
  • Experience interfacing with and presenting to executives and senior management
  • Extensive knowledge of business intelligence tools and techniques; experience in strategic planning, development, implementation and maintenance of business intelligence solutions
  • Experience using Looker, RStudio, AWS (Redshift, Athena, S3) a huge plus
  • Strong analytical and computer skills, including spreadsheet and relational database usage
  • Strong SQL skills: Utilize understanding of SQL to more efficiently organize and manage data warehousing
  • Ability to present opinions and thoughts with confidence and in a clear, unbiased manner, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to simplify complex ideas for a broader audience
  • Displays commitment, dedication and passion to drive the team’s vision and success
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build organizational support for strategic initiatives
  • Curiosity, eagerness to learn, and willingness to roll up your sleeves to get things done

 We support employee health and wellness by providing:

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Healthy daily snacks and beverages on tap
  • Family-friendly environment with work/life balance
  • Summer Fridays (head out early to enjoy the great weather!)
  • Weekly in-office Yoga and Pilates classes 
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • LiveIntent sports teams (softball, flag football, soccer etc)
  • Paid Maternity and Paternity leave

 We support diversity and growth within the company with programs and initiatives such as:

  • Bi-annual performance and compensation review process
  • Monthly “Women with Intent” meetings
  • Book Club focused on reading and discussing career development-focused content
  • Lunch and Learns with diverse speakers
  • Opportunities to attend industry conferences
  • Access to professional development courses through LinkedIn Learning and Coursera
  • Annual global offsite week focused on team-building, training and employee recognition
  • Board games and Play Station for after-hours fun