Data Analyst (Temporary)

  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA
  • May 31, 2018
Part-time Big Data Business Analytics Data Analysis Data Collection Data Modeling Digital Media Forecasting Market Research SAS SQL

Job Description

The Management Science & Integration team is a dynamic group that belongs to the Revenue Management & Analytics organization. The team provides analytic consulting support to a number of business units across The Walt Disney Company, including Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, Consumer Products and Interactive Media.

This position will report to a Managing Consultant.


This position will be engaged in projects that involve the use of complex models and web based tools to answer difficult business questions, improve business efficiency, or guide strategy development.

Basic Qualifications

  • Basic knowledge of forecasting
  • Proficiency with SAS tools and functionality
  • Experience developing reporting solutions using business intelligence tools (e.g., SAS, Business Objects, Microstrategy, etc.)
  • Experience translating complex problems and solutions to all levels of an organization
  • Ability to develop clear and concise thoughts into proposals, recommendations and findings
  • Proficiency acquiring, organizing, cleansing and manipulating large amounts of data
  • Demonstrated experience performing exploratory and quantitative analysis
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing business environment and manage multiple priorities

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with advanced modeling and forecasting techniques
  • Two plus years experience with SAS tools (e.g., Base, Enterprise Guide, Forecast Studio, etc.)
  • Two plus years experience with SAS and SQL coding

Required Education

  • Bachelor's degree in a quantitative field or equivalent

Preferred Education

  • Master's degree in mathematics, statistics or a quantitative field or equivalent

Additional Information

We strongly encourage applicants to upload a copy of their resume and to print a copy of this role description so they can refer to it in the event they are selected for an interview.

About Walt Disney World Resort

Since opening in 1971, Walt Disney World Resort has played an important role in many childhood and family memories. Today, hundreds of millions of guests from around the globe visit this magical place to enjoy a Disney vacation. Through a combination of creativity, innovation and technology, the resort immerses guests in classic Disney tales and new kinds of family entertainment. Drawing from a rich heritage of storytelling, Walt Disney World Resort cast members bring Disney magic to life through unmatched attention to detail and superior guest service.

About The Walt Disney Company

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney World Resort.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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