Rarefied talent in big data technology and analytics

Data Analyst

Disney Parks & Resorts

Job Description

The Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Management Science & Integration (MSI) consulting team is responsible for supporting clients across The Walt Disney Company including Parks and Resorts, Media Networks (e.g., ABC, ESPN, etc.), Studio Entertainment (The Walt Disney Studios, Disney Theatrical) and Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media. MSI leverages technology, data analytics, optimization, statistical and econometric modeling to explore opportunities, shape business decisions and drive business value. MSI seeks forward-thinking team members who are passionate about delivering quality results and enjoy working closely with key partners on both strategic and tactical challenges. Candidates should have a natural curiosity to understand the "why" behind business performance, take a proactive role in problem-solving, be results oriented, be able to prioritize and be a team player in a collaborative environment.

For more information on our Revenue Management & Analytics team, see the following video:

Your Role:

  • Internal Consultant - Act as a company-wide consultant leveraging advanced analytics and complex science models to solve business problems
  • Strategic Partner - Engage in projects that drive value/improve business efficiencies, or guide strategy development
  • Storyteller - Through polished presentations, deliver and effectively communicate key findings and recommendations in a concise, actionable and efficient manner to all stakeholders
  • Put your skills to the test - Collect and analyze large data sets and conduct thorough analysis including gathering requirements and documenting the current business process
  • Determine Your Success - Manage and prioritize multiple tasks independently in a fast-paced environment

What We’re Looking For:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, Economics, Data Mining or a quantitative field or equivalent
  • Two plus years experience with SAS and SQL coding (or equivalent programming language)
  • Demonstrated experience performing exploratory and quantitative analysis
  • Knowledge of statistical methods, forecasting and modeling
  • Proficiency in acquiring, organizing, cleansing and manipulating large amounts of data
  • Ability to simplify complex analytics into recommendations that are easily understood and executable
  • Ability to strategically influence stakeholders and partners
  • Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing business environment and manage multiple priorities

How To Stand Out:

  • Master's degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, Economics, Data Mining, Analytics, Business Analytics, Management Science or a quantitative field or equivalent
  • Proven experience with and strong understanding of advanced analytical methods
  • Knowledge of revenue management and dynamic pricing
  • Experience with marketing, sales, or digital media
  • Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau
  • Experience with C++, R, Python, or Java
  • Four plus years experience with SAS tools (e.g., Base, Enterprise Guide, Enterprise Miner, etc.)
  • Four years experience with SQL
  • Basic language skills in Mandarin, Cantonese or French and/or experience in a multi-cultural environment
Interested in this position?
Job Location
Burbank, CA
Additional Job Details
Employment Type:
Full Time
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