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Manager Data Science & Analytics



Data Science
Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Friday, June 21, 2024

Company Description

Hi there! We're Razorfish. We've been leading the marketing industry with our digital expertise since the start of the internet. But in 2020, we did a full reboot. What's different? It all starts with people. Weird, wonderful, complex people - with diverse backgrounds in strategy, creative and technology. But no matter how different we are, we all have one thing in common. We believe our differences are our strength. So we push for inclusion, challenge convention and bring in new perspectives, to inspire new ideas. Because when we connect by understanding what makes people different, we can create unforgettable experiences that enrich lives. Join us at razorfish.com.

We work on a hybrid model and this role will be in office 3 days a week.

Job Description

  • Understands Razorfish data capabilities and how data fits into a client's overall strategy
  • Understands the breadth of data services and crafts
  • Able to lead cross-capability projects and build close relationships with other disciplines


Data Strategy

  • Able to independently identify key issues and objectives to focus on for internal and client needs with minimal oversight
  • Able to apply more holistic strategic thinking to elevate either a client's: 1) marketing goals or 2) data sophistication and maturity forward. For example, a Sr. Analyst will show initiative in understanding strategic frameworks and how to apply them to client-specific needs.

Communication Skills

  • Is a thoughtful contributor to internal and client discussions, having synthesized input and feedback
  • Independently prepares internal and client presentations and necessary outlines
  • Owns work and delivers materials with confidence, and comfortable with supplying appropriate responses to questions that are more vague or not directly related to what was presented
  • Shows confidence in meetings offering ideas and suggestions, reflecting mastery of tasks and work
  • Comfortable with occasionally leading team discussions and able to present alternative solutions
  • Able to create client documents from scratch with little reliance on templates and minimal oversight
  • Transforms data into visually appealing presentations with an emphasis on storytelling, adapting formats and charts as necessary

Client Engagement

  • Is the day-to-day internal data resource while becoming the client go-to resource
  • Can lead the client through multiple programs / projects from start to finish
  • Displays professional, articulate, and mature presence in all aspects of client relationship building
  • Understands how to document and respond to client feedback and recognizes when to escalate issues
  • Questions and output reflects deep knowledge of client's business – financials, industry economics, competitive dynamics, marketing channels, and client strategic issues

Tools & Techniques

  • Shows mastery of multiple data tools and platforms and techniques
  • Mastery of statistical concepts and one coding language
  • Ability to assist in all aspects of vendor assessments
  • Proactively identifies own learning gaps and seeks to answer them through internal resources or asking experts


  • Planning and Implementation
  • Independently able to execute all steps involved in learning agendas / measurement plans
  • Is proactive in solving issues with measurement plan implementation
  • Insight Generation
  • Independently able to derive insights from extracted and manipulated data, as well as provide recommendations to improve processes for data extraction
  • Consistently demonstrates ability to synthesize implications ("so whats?") from analysis and refine approach
  • Consistently uses insights works across disciplines to generate and develop actionable recommendations to the client

Additional Information

The Power of One starts with our people! To do powerful things, we offer powerful resources. Our best-in-class wellness and benefits offerings include:

  • Paid Family Care for parents and caregivers for 12 weeks or more
  • Monetary assistance and support for Adoption, Surrogacy and Fertility
  • Monetary assistance and support for pet adoption
  • Employee Assistance Programs and Health/Wellness/Comfort reimbursements to help you invest in your future and work/life balance
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Paid time off that includes Flexible Time off Vacation, Annual Sick Days, Volunteer Days, Holiday and Identity days, and more
  • Matching Gifts programs
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • 'Work Your World' Program encouraging employees to work from anywhere Publicis Groupe has an office for up to 6 weeks a year (based upon eligibility)
  • Business Resource Groups that support multiple affinities and alliances

The benefits offerings listed are available to eligible U.S. Based employees, are reviewed on an annual basis, and are governed by the terms of the applicable plan documents.

Razorfish is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our employment decisions are made without regard to actual or perceived race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, medical condition as defined by applicable state law, genetic information, marital status, military service and veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws and ordinances.

Compensation Range: $90,500 to $117,000. This is the pay range the Company believes it will pay for this position at the time of this posting. Consistent with applicable law, compensation will be determined based on the skills, qualifications, and experience of the applicant along with the requirements of the position, and the Company reserves the right to modify this pay range at any time. For this role, the Company will offer medical coverage, dental, vision, disability, 401k, and paid time off. The Company anticipates the application deadline for this job posting will be 08/01/2024.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.