The Director will be the go-to analytic partner for senior executive business intelligence needs, driving business strategic and operational improvements by defining key performance indicators, then analyzing, measuring and recommending solutions. This team will focus on data quality through measurement, alerting and investigating outliers, and data error detection. They will partner with leaders across our Data team to ensure knowledge sharing, transparency and help in setting data standards and cross-functional communication. They will lead a team that has a diverse set analytics skills - data quality, data modeling, financial analytics and reporting, visualization, and design - to discover strategic insights and guide decision making.
The Director, Central Business Insights will lead an experienced team of analysts aimed at increasing business results through the combination of statistical leadership, data analysis, and fast paced execution.
Be the lead for multiple BI projects including finance and strategy
Present to and partner with senior executives, both defining and communicating insights
Lead a new team of business intelligence analysts and data scientists with a focus on defining and measuring business KPIs
Design, build and launch reliable dashboards that provide insights across global teams
Manage security and privacy standards for the BI solutions through access controls
Work with Product, Engineering and Data leads to ensure consistency across the product portfolio and various business functions.
Deploy data quality checks to ensure high quality of dashboards
Be hands-on and work with massive datasets with superior analytics skills
Apply data mining techniques and build high quality predictions that are both actionable and understandable to technical and nontechnical stakeholders.
Lead and expand a team that can deliver on short-term requests along with complex analyses and forecasting.
Support on-call shift as needed to support the team
Contribute in technical discussions on data standards and tooling
7+ years of SQL (Snowflake, Amazon Redshift, Hive, etc.) experience and relational databases experience (Oracle, MySQL)
7+ years experience with mixed data skill sets and approaches (analytics, analytic tools, and data science); experience with rapid product and tool development preferred
5+ years experience in building, managing, and leading a high-performing data analytics team
2+ years of scripting: Java and/or Python development experience
2+ years experience in Big Data stack environments (AWS, Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, etc.)
Experience working with virtual and global cross-functional teams
Masters degree preferred in a quantitative or computational field (ie, Computer Science, Math, Statistics, Physics or an emphasis in quantitative methods or business analytics etc.)
About Disney Streaming Services:
Disney Streaming Services is responsible for developing and operating The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer video businesses globally, including the ESPN+ premium sports streaming service; the upcoming Disney subscription video service; and BAMTECH Media, a global leader in direct-to-consumer video streaming products and solutions. Our core mission is to deliver global audiences the freedom to access content on their terms across any connected device, time or location. We serve consumers by bringing the world’s most beloved characters, timeless stories, legendary athletes, and epic sporting events to global audiences through best-in-class direct-to-consumer video services. We strive daily to imaginatively challenge convention with innovative technology that gives consumers the freedom to access content on their terms across any connected device, time or location.
Internal Number: 635982BR
About Disney Streaming Services
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 Parks, Experiences and Products.
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 ide...ntity, 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.