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Data Analytics Implementation Architect

Company John Lewis Partnership Location London
Contract Permanent Position Salary £41,400 - £57,900. From 1st April, the pay range will increase to £44,200 - £60,000
Sector(s) Information Technology (IT), Retail

Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities

This important role ensures that John Lewis Online has a robust and comprehensive data capture environment. The Analytics Implementation Architect works with product and other business teams to understand requirements, and designs and develops customized JavaScript for analytics and tracking. They work with developers, insight analysts, data scientists, and third parties to implement and deploy analytics across web and apps. 
This role requires someone able to understand website technologies and architecture, online business models and strategy. This is an excellent growth opportunity for someone with strong JavaScript skills and passionate about coding and data to deepen their experience with digital analytics and marketing platforms in one of the UK's largest online retailers. A motivated person will have the opportunity to influence the direction of our technical analytics strategy.

Job Requirements

- Close collaboration with product teams, insight analysts, data scientists, etc. to gather business requirements. 
- Translating these requirements into technical solutions including the data layer implementation. 
- Implement Adobe Analytics and other tracking and analytics services using Ensighten Tag Manager. 
- Develop, customize and troubleshoot JavaScript analytics tracking code to ensure tracking is working correctly. 
- Perform quality assurance and data QA to ensure tagging is working correctly and aligned to data governance standards. 
- Proactively review and fix tagging issues. 
- Collaborate with product developers, data engineers, and testers to ensure robust and highly available services. 
- Manage work across multiple agile product teams at any one time to ensure accurate, timely and efficient implementation and tracking deliverables.

Required essential experience skills and qualifications

Technical skills 
- Advanced JavaScript, JQuery and JSON 
- Strong knowledge of HTML, CSS, DOM, and events 
- Understanding of web protocols 
- Experience working with data – data manipulation, regular expressions, etc. 
General skills 
- Clear communicator, strong verbal and written skills to work with developers and technical people as well as marketing and other business stakeholders, 
- Ability to prioritize workflow and handle multiple, competing and changing priorities.

Required desirable experience skills and qualifications

- Degree in computer science, information systems, or other related fields. 
- Experience implementing or working with clickstream web analytics tools such Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics, etc. 
- Knowledge of/experience with Tag Management Systems (Ensighten, Google Tag Manager, Tealium) 
- Knowledge of A/B, MVT, and similar testing technologies 
- Understanding of online marketing practices across digital channels (paid search, banner advertising, social, mobile, email, etc.) 
- Experience with SQL-based queries, ETL tools 
- Awareness of cloud technologies in GCP 
- Proficiency in Excel 
- Experience within a retail environment 

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