Associate Director, Data Analytics



Job Description

Who We Are:

SiriusXM and its brands (Pandora, SXM Media, AdsWizz, Simplecast, and SiriusXM Connected Vehicle Services) are leading a new era of audio entertainment and services by delivering the most compelling subscription and ad-supported audio entertainment experience for listeners -- in the car, at home, and anywhere on the go with connected devices. Our vision is to shape the future of audio, where everyone can be effortlessly connected to the voices, stories and music they love wherever they are.

This is the place where a diverse group of emerging talent and legends alike come to share authentic and purposeful songs, stories, sounds and insights through some of the best programming and technology in the world. Our critically-acclaimed, industry-leading audio entertainment encompasses music, sports, comedy, news, talk, live events, and podcasting. No matter their individual role, each of our employees plays a vital part in bringing SiriusXM’s vision to life every day.

SiriusXM Connected Vehicle

SiriusXM Connected Vehicle (SiriusXM CV) is a leading provider of connected services to vehicle manufacturers, delivering one of the most broadly adopted connected vehicle platforms in North America for the last 25 years. Named the 2020 Company of the Year in the Telematics Industry by Frost & Sullivan, we provide safety, security and convenience services to millions of vehicle owners across major automotive brands. Our teams are continuously working to develop leading-edge technology that can not only add convenience to the daily lives of so many drivers across the country but our advancements in safety and security could also help save their lives.

How you’ll make an impact:

As our Associate Director of Data Analytics at SiriusXM Connected Vehicles you will be directly responsible for our data and analytics offerings and services.  You will be a key part of our transformational journey to a modernized data-driven company.  The data and analytics platform will be the key enablement technology used by our marketing, sales, and financial services to provide near real-time data for analysis and decision making.  You will evangelize, teach, and grow a data-driven culture across the business, working with key executives and stakeholders along the way to better understand the needs of the business, as well as to better educate and provide insight and exposure to the opportunities a modern data platform will provide to a business.

What you’ll do:

As our Associate Director of Data Analytics at SiriusXM Connected Vehicles you will take direct ownership of our freshly launched analytics platform.  You will work directly with executive and functional leadership across the business to include sales, marketing, business development, finance, our B2B customers and more to ensure delivery of strategic initiatives that will directly impact our bottom line. 

Additionally, you will build and develop a team of engineers, analysts and data scientists to continually build and improve upon our data capabilities.  You will be directly responsible for building and implementing a long-term strategic vision for ever expanding data capabilities.  You will establish and drive the culture across the business for what data is and how we manage it.

What you’ll need:

  • 10+ years in Software Engineering and/or Data Analytics
  • At least 4 years of experience managing and mentoring software engineering and/or data analytics teams.
  • Strong communication skills and a demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and efficiently both up, down, and laterally across the organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate.
  • Collaborate with all functions of the company to ensure data needs are addressed and the required data is modeled and available to analysts and end-users.
  • Provide leadership and consistency regarding standard processes to handle and answer recurring & ad-hoc reporting requests by different stakeholders.
  • Continuously develop and improve procedures to enforce analytics approach that will lead to more strategic/insightful learnings and recommendations and/or workflow improvements
  • Partner with key stakeholders to develop test & learn strategies related to customer acquisition and retention to drive business impact
  • Develop a roadmap for the data and analytics function that clearly defines ownership and responsibility between the central data function and the functional groups
  • Work cross-functionally with executives and high-level stakeholders to understand their problems and deliver data-driven solutions.
  • Strong communication and prioritization skills, attention to detail, and ability to manage multiple projects and stakeholders in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience with customer acquisition, churn, LTV, ROI, and re-engagement
  • Agile with the ability to speak and relate to each business function. Can quickly come up to speed and understand support services sales, operations, HR, and all other areas.
  • Strong communicator who can take complex ideas and methodologies, and simplify them for non-technical audiences
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Our goal at SiriusXM is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.