Business Data Analyst

At Retina, we enable businesses to tell their own data stories.  We use data science and machine learning to predict the future buying behavior of consumers, and the types of actions that businesses can take around those predictions.  These sophisticated models are then turned into digestible strategic insights and actionable marketing segments. The Business Data Analyst at Retina will be reporting to the senior data scientists. You will have the opportunity to apply your technical and business skills to the bleeding edge of predictive modeling tools. This is a part-time position (20 hrs/week). Responsibilities:
  • Organize data from multiple sources and data scientists
  • Create data visualization presentations for reports
  • Provide analytical solutions and technical input to internal teams regarding data discovery, planning, and processing
  • Design, develop, test, troubleshoot and document systems to produce data-driven decision making and other related concepts
  • Analyze complex big data schemas from clients
  • Keep current with outside advancements in data science techniques and inject developments as appropriate
Qualifications:
  • Working towards a B.S. / M.S. degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, or a related technical discipline from a top university with junior level standing or above.
  • Collaborative problem solving and an interest in storytelling
  • Knowledgeable in one or more programs is required - SQL, Python, R, and Visualization tools 
  • Working understanding of Powerpoint Presentation and narrative generation
  • Experience utilizing machine-learning, analysis, and visualization to generate and share insights for clients/customers
Personal skills:
  • Strong communication skills (written and oral); explaining technical features to a non-technical audience
  • Collaborative and creative problem solving with the ability to take initiative
  • Possess strong ownership characteristics and commitment to achieving results on time
  • Demonstrated “team player” with a quality orientation and interpersonal skills
  • Willing to be “wrong” at times and be open to the ideas of others
Other information Relocation assistance and/or housing is not provided for these internships. We are not able to sponsor visas for this position.