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Data Analyst

Job Category:
Technology Provider
Career Level:
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Job Type:
Full Time/Permanent
Company Name:
Time Warner
Data Analyst
Time Warner 
Warner Bros. Entertainment Group
WB Business Unit WB Technology
Industry Film Production and Distribution
Area of 
Technology/Information Technology
Location United States - California - Burbank
Requisition # 158815BR
Full Time
Posting Job Description
Warner Bros. has been entertaining audiences for more than 90 years through the world’s most-loved characters and franchises. Warner Bros. employs people all over the world in a wide variety of disciplines and we're always on the lookout for energetic, creative people to join our team. We are currently seeking Data Analyst within the Warner Bros. Technology (WBT) group. 
WB Tech combines Warner Bros.’ industry-leading technologists and disciplines to ensure alignment with business strategy and accelerated delivery of innovative technology solutions studio- and industry-wide.
We are the innovators and Emmy award winners of DETE -Digital End to End content supply chain system and the pioneers for Ultra Violet. 
WBT manages the Studio’s information security, enterprise systems and solutions, emerging platforms, consumer intelligence, content mastering and delivery, and more.
At WBT, we look for team members who want to: 
  • Be Curious: Seek out opportunities to learn, and who aren’t afraid to ask questions 
  • Own It: Be the driver, and take accountability
  • Embrace Change: The technology landscape is ever changing – we’re looking for people who are ready to change along with it.
  • Engage and Influence: Share your passion for technology, and develop great relationships with colleagues and collaborators 
  • #LiveTheWBLife: At WBT we look for team members who want to “Contribute to Our Community”
What Part Will You Play?

The Data Analyst will be responsible for leading the definition and development of applications, interfacing closely with clients to identify needs and translate business requirements into technical specifications.  Provides technical advice, based on broad experience in a field of authority, facilitating resource planning, determining technical direction and strategy.
  • Work with clients and process owners to translate business requirements into technical specifications; establish and define details, definitions, and requirements of applications, components and enhancements.
  • Generate design, development and test plans, detailed functional specifications documents, user interface design, and process flow charts for execution of programming.
  • Participate in project planning; identifying milestones, deliverables and resource requirements; tracks activities and task execution. Provide technical direction and support to the project manager.
  • Work with clients fielding inquiries and researching solutions; perform subsequent minor maintenance and enhancements on current systems.
  • Follow established SDLC methodologies, identifying areas for improvement and participating in their refinement.
  • Seek to achieve and apply defined Best Practices.
  • Document results of work and prepares technical reports on significant results, presents to director and vice president levels and to corporate management.
  • Perform specialized programming to support development projects.
  • Maintain current knowledge of technical changes, advancements and/or improvements within assigned area or discipline, incorporating these improvements where applicable.
  • Developing and supporting business intelligence reports using MicroStrategy in Teradata environment.
  • Ability to understand business requirements/rules and assist users in developing ad-hoc queries/reports against Teradata data warehouse.
What Do We Require From You? 
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, Business Management or specialized training/certification and/ or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience in designing and developing MicroStrategy reports in MicroStrategy 10.3 or greater.
  • Experience in performing administration functions in MicroStrategy environment.
  • Experience and understanding of data warehousing methodologies (Teradata, Oracle), data modeling and associated reporting strategies.
  • Must have strong SQL skills.
  • Able to guide business users in ad hoc analysis on Business Objects and/or MicroStrategy.
  • Oracle PL/SQL, Retail data warehousing, Retail EDI, Retail experience, Home Entertainment or Music experience a plus.
Bonus Points for? 
  • In-depth knowledge of the Media & Entertainment industry and multiple business functional areas (Home Entertainment Category Management) is a plus.
  • Experience with Hive, Spark, Scala is a plus.
  • Experience with R is a plus.
The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran's status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation, gender identity or any other category protected by law.