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Data Analyst - GDDC

The Programme

Nielsen is building talent pipelines to meet future hiring demand. This is a pipeline role, while there is not an immediate opening, we want to build relationships with prospective candidates like you. If your background is a match to our requirements, we’ll follow up with the exploratory conversation. 

Data science drives everything we do here at Nielsen. Our statistical research is at the forefront of an industry moving at the speed of light. 

In this role on the Digital Product team, your work on innovative methodologies and data optimization will directly impact our business and our clients.  

What You Will Do

  • Execute RES Design, RES Validation, Universe Estimation, Universe Update, and Panel Sample Design, as per the plan and with no quality escapes for the assigned country/ countries.
  • Learn and utilize the global tools to ensure standardization of process.
  • Work with Input Operations in the deployment of their tools.
  • Contribute to the enhancement of the country/ cluster through various planned initiatives/ activities.
  • Develop expertise on the base product, the processes, and tools.
  • Contribute to creating best practices for the country/ cluster/ region and sharing them with other GDDC centers.
  • Engage with SMEs on new methodology and new tools.
  • Be actively engaged and participate in engagement activities of the team. 

Required Skills and Abilities

You’ve dabbled in data. You’ve perused R/Python. And you have the communication chops to translate it all into conversation or presentations. While you’ve worked with global cross-functional teams, you can also put your head down and focus on independent projects. Keeping up with the fast-changing world of digital media measurement takes someone who recognizes that.  

  • Fresh Graduates are encouraged to apply.
  • Candidate from Statistics, Operations Research, or Econometrics with outstanding analytical expertise will be an ideal.
  • Domain expertise in at least one area: Demography, Sampling, Statistics Modeling, Survey Design Practices.
  • Proficient in Python, R, SAS, SPSS, or other statistical packages.
  • Knowledge of SQL, working with Algorithms, and large-scale databases (added advantage).
  • Experience in some of the statistical modeling, variance estimation, trend analyses, indirect estimation, data aggregation techniques, automation, generalization.
  • 1-2 yrs. of work experience in the survey research industry with hands-on experience in developing and executing survey research methodologies (Not a must). 
Closed 4 months ago
Closed 4 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Data Science and Analytics, Operations, Statistics

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Petaling Jaya

  • Closing Date:13th Jul 2021, 6:00 pm


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