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Dow Jones Data Scientist, Barron's Group in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

The Membership group makes it easier for people to read, share, and subscribe to Dow Jones’ award-winning journalism. We’re focused on reaching new audiences and making our products relevant and accessible to all types of decision makers. From students to young professionals, parents to retirees, we focus on providing our community of millions of readers the facts, data, and perspectives they need to trust their decisions.

We are looking for an expert in exploratory data analysis and predictive modeling, with experience working with both marketers and product managers, to join our Membership organization. You will be focused on our membership products for Barron's and MarketWatch.

This role sits on the Data Science & Insights team inside our Membership group.

What You’ll Do:

  • Serve as a key contributor and strategic lead in our efforts in predictive modeling as it relates to Barron’s and MarketWatch members.

  • Work with business partners to develop and refine models around pricing, propensity to subscribe, and member churn.

  • Become an evangelist for analytics within our organization, speaking to who our members are and what motivates them.

Requirements:

  • A minimum of four years experience in applied research and/or a data-specific role

  • A strong understanding of data wrangling, log-level usage data, and production models

  • The ability to speak with diverse stakeholders and effectively apply technical skills to relevant business goals

  • An interest in best-in-class design and engineering, as well as visualization and storytelling

  • At minimum a bachelor’s degree in either a quantitative discipline or the liberal arts.

  • Mastery of common analytics tools (SQL, Tableau, Adobe/Google Analytics)

  • Versed in the fundamentals of statistics, with a working understanding of machine learning algorithms and their applications

  • Curiosity and an interest in continued learning

  • Passion for news organizations and an understanding of the business models behind them

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .

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Business Area: WSJ MEMBERSHIP GROUP

Job Category: Data/Content Group

About Us

Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

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Req ID: 26393

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