• Director, Complex Analytics

    Job Locations US-OH-Columbus
    Requisition ID 2018-3017
    Category (Portal Searching)
    e-Commerce
  • Overview

    A Brand That's What's Now

    Express is the sexy, sophisticated lifestyle fashion brand for every occasion: work, weekends, or nights on the town.  Our brand is what's new and what's now for young fashion-forward men and women.  We have more than 600 retail and outlet stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, as well as franchise stores in Latin America.  We also have a best-in-class online/mobile shopping experience at www.express.com that allows our customers to shop whenever and wherever they like.  

     

    A Workplace To Match

    We think you'll like it here. 

    We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, generous associate discount, casual work environment, and the opportunity to connect and engage with some of the smartest, most passionate individuals in the fashion business.  We're always looking for talented leaders at all levels to join our team; if this sounds like you, we'd love to chat!

    Responsibilities

    The Insights Director will lead the Express Data Insights team, responsible for increasing the maturity of the team from ad-hoc to continuously optimizing. This position will collaborate with business leaders across eCommerce, Marketing and Logistics, to create an analytics infrastructure where automated insights and predictive models are an integral part of all business actions.  The primary function of the team is to provide insight through various types of analysis of large sets of cross-platform data, driving data-informed decision making. These opportunities are function and department agnostic and are focused on improving overall business performance. Additionally, this position will use analytics and advanced analytics to drive enterprise-wide data-driven decision making by analyzing data and presenting actionable insights to senior leadership.

     

    Essential Requirements

     

    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
    • 10+ years’ experience in Retail, Data Analytics, and Information Management.
    • Demonstrable experience in implementing quantitative methods to solve retail business cases.
    • A solid understanding of leading edge technologies and best practices such as Hadoop and Big Data
    • Familiarity of Agile methodologies
    • Ability to make technology selection decisions, by balancing technology, fit for purpose, cost and skillsets
    • Strong understanding of SQL, R, and Python
    • Excellent written, presentation and interpersonal skills.
    • Must be able to manage a technical team and prioritize multiple projects at one time. Evidence of strong team leadership, committed to each individual’s development.
    • Comfortable in a growing company that is still evolving its methods, priorities and resources.

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    Closing

    As an equal opportunity employer, Express does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment on the basis of any federal, state, or locally protected class.  Express only hires individuals authorized for employment in the United States.

     

     

    Notification to AgenciesPlease note that Express does not accept unsolicited resumes or calls from third-party recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement and approval from HR to submit resumes for a specific requisition, Express will not consider or approve payment to any third-parties for hires made.

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