Manager, Data Analytics- Optimizely London SE1

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Job Detail

  • Job ID 23485
  • Sector Data Science

Job Description

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At Optimizely, we’re on a mission to help people unlock their digital potential. We do that by reinventing how marketing and product teams work to create and optimize digital experiences across all channels. With Optimizely One, our industry-first operating system for marketers, we offer teams flexibility and choice to build their stack their way with our fully SaaS, fully decoupled, and highly composable solution.
We are proud to help more than 10,000 businesses, including H&M, PayPal, Zoom, and Toyota, enrich their customer lifetime value, increase revenue and grow their brands. Our innovation and excellence have earned us numerous recognitions as a leader by industry analysts such as Gartner, Forrester, and IDC, reinforcing our role as a trailblazer in MarTech.

At our core, we believe work is about more than just numbers – it’s about the people. Our culture is dynamic and constantly evolving, shaped by every employee, their actions and their stories. With over 1500 Optimizers spread across 12 global locations, our diverse team embodies the “One Optimizely” spirit, emphasizing collaboration and continuous improvement, while fostering a culture where every voice is heard and valued.

Join us and become part of a company that’s empowering people to unlock their digital potential!


Optimizely is seeking a motivated, experienced, and knowledgeable Data Analytics Manager to join the central Data Services Team. You will work cross-functionally with Finance, Product, Sales, Customer Success and Marketing to collect, measure, visualize and interpret data. You will specialise in turning data into information, information into insight and insight into business decisions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work with business teams, data engineers and data architects to define and design data products that optimize how our stakeholders interact and action on our data
  • Develop and drive departmental and organizational goals through data analysis with the ability to speak to multiple levels of the business
  • Mentor and develop a team of data analysts
  • Provide strategic input, lead proof of concepts, and support implementation activities for Self-Service BI
  • Build compelling visualizations and interactive dashboards that enable us to democratize analytics
  • Utilize statistics to identify the significance, noise and correlation in data
  • Identify opportunities for advanced analytics that leverage data assets across the broader organization
  • Build relationships with business teams to drive value and adoption
  • Work with data science, data engineers, architects, and business teams to ensure analysis and visualizations scale efficiently
  • Develop and supply strategic reporting, including: quarterly summaries, monthly trends, week-over-week analysis, and daily reporting
  • Develop trend reporting on data inaccuracies to help operations leadership in seeking to understand root causes
  • Uses data patterns and trends to root cause operational gaps and inefficiency, develop solutions in collaboration with teams.
  • Work with the business and leadership to prioritize business and information needs.
  • Identify process and system gaps, and highlight areas for optimization/automation with the goal of driving projects to improve these areas.

Knowledge and Experience

  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in data analytics, digital analytics, BI, consulting or related field
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, particularly when there is ambiguity involved
  • Experience mentoring and developing others
  • Ability to autonomously identify opportunities for advanced analytics or data products without being directed
  • Extensive experience in building SQL queries across complex relational database experience (Python is a bonus)
  • Experience translating between business KPI requirements and technical specs
  • Advanced proficiency in visualization tools such as Tableau or Power BI
  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize data into actionable insights and communicate recommendations to leadership
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with a track record of working well with business stakeholders
  • Insatiable curiosity and tenacity to keep digging


Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent


Driving Continuous Improvement
Driving for Results
Driving Projects to Completion
Interacting with People at Different Levels
Using Computers and Technology

Optimizely is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Optimizely is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

At Optimizely, our standardized language is English, and it is crucial to have good English communication skills to be successful in your global role. All our external and cross-location communication is done in US English (en-us), but internally you can speak in whichever native language you most identify with.

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