WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?
DAZN has recently been launched to give consumers the best live sports streaming service in the world. DAZN allows fans to watch their sport, their way, live or on-
demand. It is available on a wide range of connected devices, including Smart TVs, personal computers, tablets, smart-phones and games consoles.
DAZN’s immersive playback experience also allows customers to pause and rewind live matches and watch games in full HD.
In this role you will provide leadership in a new analytics team (called the Customer Cluster), that will be a centre of excellence in building analytics solutions supporting business decisions.
You will manage a team of data consultants to deliver insights in a timely manner. Your team consists of a wide range of specialisms supporting functions such as Marketing, Product, Finance, Commercial + Strategy.
Importantly, we expect this role to act as a Player / Coach. As a coach you will ensure team members career paths are defined and we are ensuring skill-
sets are being developed to deliver against future requirements. And as a player you will also be expected to deliver / develop data products alongside your team.
In this role you will be challenged to support a wide array of functions leveraging cutting-edge tools + techniques to leverage DAZN’s data.
WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE? % of role Responsible for Implementation of Agile Framework, alongside Scrum Master, to deliver projects5% Working with functions to define cross functional analytics roadmaps and to understand skill-
defining development & career path10% Work with Data Science team (in London) to improve data products available to analysts (API’s, Plug-
ins & Core Models); enabling analytics team5% Training the Data Consultants on best-practice techniques to run diagnostic analysis (supervised + unsupervised learning)15% Manage communication of key learnings to business stakeholders (called Senior Business Data Partners) (i.e. story-telling)5%
DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS?
Experience of building a team from scratch, with proven ability to recruit high calibre individuals at different levels of experience / expertise and manage them to create an effective team Excellent knowledge of agile ways of working.
unsupervised learning, model assessment & model deployment) Strong communication, influencing and stakeholder management skills Strong delivery capability able to get things done, and perform under pressure Strong leadership skills able to set direction, build capability, and rally people to a cause 1-
3 years of experience in data modelling, reporting and / or data management Experience with tools similar to Alteryx, KNIME, Dataiku or SSIS is preferable Confidence with SQL, Python or R, and visualisation tools (such as Tableau) A minimum of a 2 : 1 Bachelor’s degree in a STEM subject DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?
Demonstrable experience of influencing others without relying on positional authority Previous history working as a functional data analyst (e.
g. Finance or Marketing data analyst) A strong interest in Sports, both as a fan and as an industry Ability to prioritise and filter out noise from critical issues / long term projects and maintain focus on value add reporting An adaptable / flexible personality will be critical as priorities and business issues will change
THESE ARE THE DAZN COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE .
Energy Self motivated and driven to succeed, focused on results and passionate about the job Flexibility & Adaptability Ability to adapt to changing business needs, cultures, conditions and work responsibilities.
Learn and Grow On-going drive for learning and ability to apply new knowledge and skills IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT DAZN, THEN READ ON
DAZN is a live sports streaming service that allows fans to watch their sport, their way, live or on-demand. With access to the world’s best sports, fans can watch their favourite teams, leagues and players anytime, anywhere, for one simple, affordable price and with no long-
term contract. DAZN has over 8,000 live events a year and features the widest array of live sports ever offered on one TV service.
DAZN can play, pause and rewind anytime with no commercial interruptions and no long-term commitments.
We have a strong team with experts from Netflix, Amazon Video, BBC iPlayer, YouView and Now TV. We’re launching into new global markets every year .
DAZN is currently available in Canada, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Japan on most connected devices including Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and games consoles .
DAZN is a part of Perform, a leading global sports media group. Check out DAZN here, and a fantastic video about us!
You’ll receive 25 days’ annual leave (increasing by 3 days after 3 years), Single cover Aviva Private medical insurance* , Life Assurance (4x annual salary), matching pension contributions up to 5%, Travel Loan , Cycle to Work Scheme
And there’s more you’ll have access to the Perform / DAZN online learning portal ( MindTools ) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development .
Perform are currently seeking the best talent in the world.