Are you passionate about data analytics, and curious about the many ways they can be used to tackle real world problems and drive value? We’d like to hear from you!
Expedia Group is a truly data-driven company and as such we use data to support many decisions. We are looking for a curious and hard-working individual with a strong analytical background and a dedication for self-improvement.
Your role will consist of querying complex SQL-based databases, running thorough analysis (e.g. investigating correlation between variables), and visualizing insights in an intuitive manner. You will work closely with other highly skilled analysts across EG, partnering with our Strategy team, as well as colleagues across Data Science, Finance and Product.
This job is for you if you are comfortable in tackling sophisticated analytical problems while operating with minimal mentorship and are seeking a stimulating role within a fast-paced and fun business!
What you’ll do:
Extract data from multiple data sources and combine them into the required datasets for model building or analytics.
Conduct exploratory data profiling techniques, product crosstabs, common summary descriptive statistics etc.
Pick analytically valid approaches, appropriate in terms of level of effort, favoring iterative delivery that solve for the objective, not the ask.
Apply common statistical methods such as linear and non-linear regression, multivariate analysis to interpret results.
Demonstrate understanding of business domain and can recommend model changes, continuously evolving information and requirements.
Become knowledgeable in EG visualization tools (Tableau), creating complex calculations using advanced features.
Clearly and confidently articulate decision-making rationale, solutions, methodologies and frameworks to team members and both technical and non-technical partners.
Who you are:
Bachelor's, Master's, PhD or Equivalent Experience; Mathematics, Science, Statistics or Technical degree preferred otherwise relevant experience is applicable.
Relevant professional experience includes driving significant and sustained performance improvement from data-driven insights. And/or building and maintaining a data science project/product in production environments. Demonstrate competency in some areas of statistics, requiring limited supervision.
You are familiar with Python, Scala or R, or any other major ML programming language
You understand both frequentist and Bayesian statistics.
Experienced in the fundamentals of big data architecture (streaming events, data lakes, analytics engines) and relational database models.
Apply knowledge of intermediate SQL
Display strong domain knowledge, business acumen and critical reasoning skills.
Why join us:
Expedia Group recognizes our success is dependent on the success of our people. We are the world's travel platform, made up of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and creative people in our business. Our brands recognize the power of travel to break down barriers and make people's lives better – that responsibility inspires us to be the place where exceptional people want to do their best work, and to provide them the tools to do so.
Whether you're applying to work in engineering or customer support, marketing or lodging supply, at Expedia Group we act as one team, working towards a common goal; to bring the world within reach. We relentlessly strive for better, but not at the cost of the customer. We act with humility and optimism, respecting ideas big and small. We value diversity and voices of all volumes. We are a global organization but keep our feet on the ground, so we can act fast and stay simple. Our teams also have the chance to give back on a local level and make a difference through our corporate social responsibility program, Expedia Cares.
If you have a desire to make a difference with one of the most loved consumer brands in the world and to work in the dynamic travel industry, this is the job for you.
Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, VRBO®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®, lastminute.com.au®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Classic Vacations®, Expedia® Media Solutions, CarRentals.com™, Expedia Local Expert®, Expedia® CruiseShipCenters®, SilverRail Technologies, Inc., ALICE and Traveldoo®.Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.