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Marketing Data Analyst


Our Data Analytics Team provides reporting, monitoring, and strategic advice to all areas of Shopify. As a Data Analyst, you will work in a highly collaborative fashion as a core member of the Data Analytics Team to prioritize data collection, transformation, and advanced data analysis techniques. Working with Shopify’s Marketing team, you will use your experience in digital analytics, along with your ability to work with information from multiple sources, to identify trends and opportunities.  Your efforts will contribute to the overall goal of improving Shopify’s online experience.  We move fast, so it will be important to keep up-to-date with advanced analytics trends. Passion for improving your own knowledge and skills is a must. 

In a typical day, you will use Google Analytics, Tableau and SQL to perform a variety of analysis regarding paid marketing channels, content marketing, email marketing, experiments, site traffic, and customer behaviour.  Then, through effective use of data visualization toolsets, you will work closely with marketing stakeholders to define and measure key metrics, promote new analytical techniques, question assumptions, and tell the story behind the numbers.  As someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment, you will develop a deep understanding of our data, tools, and processes.  You will also contribute to Shopify’s growth initiatives with ad hoc data requests and ideas for data products.

You’ll Need To Have:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in a digital analytics role
  • Extensive experience analyzing data using SQL
  • Experience with Tableau, QlikView, or similar data visualization tools
  • Experience with Google Analytics
  • Basic knowledge of Python or other programming language
  • Great organizational and interpersonal skills, with proven success building relationships across all levels

If you’re interested in helping us shape the future of commerce, click the “Apply for this job” button to submit your application.  Please address your cover letter to Alan Gordon.  

Experience comes in many forms, many skills are transferable, and passion goes a long way. If your experience is this close to what we’re looking for, consider applying. We know that diversity of thought makes for the best problem-solving and creative thinking, which is why we're dedicated to adding new perspectives to the team and encourage everyone to apply.

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