Data Analytics Manager

  • WWE, Inc.
  • Stamford, CT, USA
  • Jul 24, 2019
Full-time Big Data Data Analysis Data Modeling Data Reporting Predictive Analytics Python Qualitative Quantitative SQL Tableau

Job Description

WWE is a publicly traded (NYSE: WWE), integrated media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment with more than 800 employees. Our mission is to put smiles on people's faces. WWE's PG, family-friendly programming is broadcast in more than 180 countries and 20 languages and reaches more than 800 million homes worldwide.

WWE's operations are organized around four lines of business – Media Division, comprised of WWE Network, Television, Home Entertainment and Digital Media; Live Events; Consumer Products Division, comprised of Licensing, Venue Merchandise and WWEShop; and WWE Studios.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Execute end to end analytical process: from the formulation of requirements, data acquisition, identification of analytical methods, creation/validation of models to business-friendly summarization of results
  • Partner with business stakeholders to develop actionable analytical insights, dashboards, and reports
  • Develop predictive and descriptive models using advanced statistical, optimization, and big data techniques including: multivariate, regression, decision trees/classification, and time series
  • Identify critical business questions to be answered and contribute to developing analytics-driven solutions and KPIs to enable more effective decision making
  • Support ongoing projects including subscription forecasting, marketing effectiveness and tracking, analysis of sales trends, customer segmentation and targeting
  • Create models, KPIs, and dashboards to operationalize outcomes of analytics
  • Monitor the effectiveness of analytical models and ensure accuracy of all data from source to final deliverable through a systematic data quality control process
  • Work in a complex data environment comprising several heterogeneous internal and 3rd party data sources, manipulate large data sets and navigate a variety of servers, data types, and data structures to complete statistical and other analyses


  • 3-5 years of professional experience
  • Passionate about manipulating and analyzing data in order to drive insights and actionable business recommendations
  • Ability to synthesize qualitative and quantitative data and communicate relevant insights and recommendations using presentations, reports and data visualization
  • Demonstrated ability to apply statistical techniques to business problems and to leverage machine learning and predictive analytics where necessary
  • Proven track record of identifying and highlighting key insights, signals, and trends in underlying data
  • Analytical experience:
    • At least 2 years of experience in forecasting and analysis
    • At least 2 years of experience working with a statistical analysis and Python to drive business decisions
    • At least 2 years of experience performing data management, mining, and manipulation
    • Big data platforms (e.g., Redshift, BigQuery, Spark, Qubole)
    • Business Intelligence and Data Visualization tools (e.g., Tableau, Cognos, Qlik)
  • Industry experience:
    • TV, Entertainment, Media, or Sports industry preferred
    • Familiarity with digital subscription business desired
    • E-commerce/online retail a big plus
  • BA/BS degree in a quantitative discipline (e.g., Engineering, Math, Statistics, etc.)
  • MS or MBA degree preferred
  • Ability to write SQL code to query and transform both unstructured and structured data
  • Self-motivated with a "roll up your sleeves" work style and great interpersonal skills

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