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Sr Data Analyst - Target Circle

Apply Now Location: 1000 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55403-2542; job id: R0000180666
job family: Business Intelligence Reporting & Analytics
schedule: Full time

About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers. 

Behind one of the world’s best loved brands is a uniquely capable and brilliant team of analysts, scientists, product owners and engineers. The Target Data & Analytics team creates the tools and data products to sustainably educate and enable our business partners. Join Target’s Marketing Data Analytics team where your goal will be to help the Marketing team make impactful data-driven decisions.  You will do this by becoming a trusted advisor to your partners through thought leadership, data accument and effective storytelling.  A role with Target’s Marketing and Digital Data Analytics team is a chance to help develop our in-house strength for getting the maximum value from Target’s many data assets. We see data as a product, and as an opportunity to refine our approach to the ever evolving retail landscape. Together, we create positive impact across Marketing iniatitives that require actionable insights, measurement, and analysis, to server our guests better.

About this career:

  • This role is centered around data, analysis, metrics development, experimentation (A/B Testing) and its application to Target Circle, Target’s Loyalty Program

  • Develop impactful visualizations and insights and be able to communicate them to business partners in a clear, compelling manner

  • Be expert in Data function and integrate with business partners and other data teams to accurately assess Target Circle strategies

  • Drive creation of problem statement, approach, and the metrics and measurement strategy, including success criteria, to determine and improve the value of your work through a deep understanding of the business, business process, data ecosystem and rapid data mining

  • Be self-directed and drive execution towards outcomes, understand business interdependencies, conduct detailed problem solving, use independent judgement and decision making to deliver as per product scope, provide inputs to establish product/ project timelines

  • Define and measure success rate of how dashboard/analysis/insights​ are adapted into decision making, create feedback loops to enhance analysis

  • Champion learning forums, or be a mentor to help increase awareness and adoption of current technical topics relevant for Data Analyst competency e.g. BI tools and technologies; Descriptive & inferential analytics

Job duties may adjust at any time due to business needs. 

About you:

  • Bachelor’s degree with strong academic performance in a quantitative field; or strong equivalent experience

  • 3+ years of work experience in analytics or consulting, background in retail or marketing preferred

  • Intermediate SQL experience writing complex queries

  • Solid problem solving, analytical skills, and data curiosity

  • Support conclusions with a clear, understandable story that leverages descriptive statistics, basic inferential statistics, and data visualizations

  • Ability to synthesize business objectives into the measurement needs for a project workstream, and be able to develop  objectives & key results

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to speak to both business and technical teams, and translate ideas between them

  • Experience in AB Testing methods, including statistical analysis

  • Experience in analytics tools such as: SQL, Excel, Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Python, R, Domo and/or equivalent technologies 

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Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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