DISH

  • Data Analyst (Sling)

    Location US-CO-Englewood
    Job ID
    2018-45309
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Summary

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    Sling TV L.L.C. provides an over-the-top (internet delivered) television experience on TVs, tablets, gaming consoles, computers, smartphones, smart TVs and other streaming devices. Distributed across a variety of strategic device partners, including Google, Amazon, Apple TV, Microsoft, Roku, Samsung, LG, Comcast, and many others, Sling TV offers two primary domestic streaming services that collectively include more than 100 channels of top content. Featured programmers include Disney/ESPN, Fox, NBC, HBO, AMC, A&E, EPIX, Cinemax, Starz, NFL Network, NBA TV, NHL Networks, Pac-12 Networks, Hallmark, Viacom, and more. For Spanish-speaking customers, Sling Latino offers a suite of standalone and extra Spanish-programming packages tailored to the U S. Hispanic market.  And for those seeking International content, Sling International currently provides more than 300 channels in 20 languages (available across multiple devices) to U.S. households. 

     

    Sling TV is the #1 Live TV Streaming Service  Sling TV is a next-generation service that meets the entertainment needs of today’s contemporary viewers. Visit www.Sling.com. We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – it’s in our DNA. We’re looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.

     

    Opportunity is here.

    Job Duties and Responsibilities

    Work hand-on with DISH Network’s Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) and Operational Data Store (ODS) systems. Collects, evaluates, and prepares data analysis and/or other complex analysis on databases for a specific business unit. Prepares data quality analysis (DQA) artifacts, including recommendations and data profiles used in the analysis and interpretation of data as appropriate. Ensures quality control of databases through the development and maintenance of test plans and quality control procedures and may assist in development and implementation of measurement systems.  This position will be responsible for Data Analysis activities to support Data Warehouse projects.

     

    Primary responsibilities for the position include:

    • This person will be required to discover, analyze, profile and document findings on source data systems
    • Assist development team during the dev phase to resolve data issues and understand data constraints
    • The candidate will create and maintain data sets for Data Mining and Predictive Analytics
    • Once development activities are completed the candidate will drive the testing of the final data output
    • The ideal candidate will be a self-starting individual who is able to drive into details and quickly provide summary level readouts of the source data
    • The position requires very strong communication skills as the candidate will be required to interact on a daily basis with all levels within the organization, including developers, architects, business users and management

    Skills - Experience and Requirements

    A successful Data Analyst will have:

    • Bachelor's degree from four-year College or University; or two years related experience within an IT Department, preferably within a Data Warehouse / Business Intelligence Team and/or equivalent combination of education and work experience
    • The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in data analysis and creating data sets from multiple source systems 
    • Strong SQL skills are a must.

    Preferred Skills:

    • Experience with Teradata, Netezza, Redshift, Oracle, MS SQL Server, are highly desired 
    • Experience with AWS
    • Experience working within the Telco/Cable/Satellite industry a definite plus

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