Sr Data Analyst

Job Location US-NY-New York
Posted Date 3 months ago(11/21/2017 1:36 PM)
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WebMD (NASDAQ: WBMD) is the most recognized and trusted brand of health information and the leading provider of health information services, serving consumers, physicians, healthcare professionals, employers and health plans through our public and private online portals and WebMD the Magazine. The WebMD Health Network includes WebMD, Medscape, MedicineNet, eMedicine, RxList, and Medscape Education.  Our consumer portals and mobile health applications provide engaging, relevant and credible health and wellness information, personalized health assessment tools and access to online communities.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status


WebMD is currently seeking a Sr. Data analyst. This position will work within the BI team and has responsibility for deriving insights, analyzing trends, develop and deliver reporting including dashboards, and drive a data driven strategy. Candidate will be responsible for advanced analytic capabilities and deriving insight from data, dashboard design, advanced data visualization, automated reporting applications, coding, testing, debugging, file maintenance routines and documentation of both Database design and Tableau reporting platforms. Position requires technical knowledge of all phases of enterprise reporting systems applications. Candidate will act as project leader for projects with limited duration.


  • Analyze different aspects of the business based off requirements and the intended audience. This can include root-cause analysis, making recommendations, delivering key metrics
  • Build data models and define KPIs that allow the business to better understand trends, growth, and opportunities
  • Empower stakeholders in a self-serve manner by conceptualizing, building, and delivering dashboards based on a set of requirements or needs
  • Communicate effectively with internal stakeholders and support them to better understand user activity on the site 
  • Manage projects and ad-hoc tasks from inception to delivery
  • Present findings from data analysis to peers, management, and leadership
  • Develop implementation plans and timelines
  • Develop Data Warehouse structures and reports
  • Manage, run, and refresh schedules for dashboards and reports
  • Perform bug fixing, maintenance and upgrades to code
  • Maintain documentation for design, development and reporting work
  • Translate business requirements into technical designs


  • Bachelor's degree in information technology, computer science, quantitative field or at least 4 years of business/data analysis experience
  • 5+ years’ experience in information developing reports using enterprise reporting tools
  • 2+ years’ experience creating dashboards using Tableau or other similar data visualization tools and data warehousing applications
  • 3+ years’ experience coding complex SQL queries and logic.
  • 1+ years’ manipulating data in a Unix environment, preferably Linux
  • Preferably 1+ of web analytic experience, Omniture experience is a Plus
  • Demonstrable experience in RDBMS or MPP databases and related tools such as DB Visualizer or Toad
  • Advanced experience with Excel
  • Experience following established internal guidelines dealing with database objects, dashboard looks, and coding practices while meeting tight deadlines