Full Time Job

Sr. Director, Experimentation


New York, NY 05-05-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal's commitment and how we are making an impact.


Welcome to Peacock, the dynamic new streaming service from NBCUniversal. Here you'll find more than a job. You'll find a fast-paced, high-flying team for unique birds that want to be at the epicenter of technology, sports, news, tv, movies and more. Our flock works hard to connect people to what they love, each other and the world around them by creating shared experiences through culture-defining entertainment.
As a company, we embrace the power of difference. Our team is committed to creating an organization that champions diversity and inclusivity for all by curating content and a workforce that represents the world around us. We continue to challenge ourselves and the industry by being customer-centric, data-driven creatures of innovation. At Peacock, we are determined to forge the next frontier of streaming through creativity, teamwork, and talent.

Here you can fly to new heights!

Data is part of the DNA at Peacock. The product analytics and experimentation team at peacock is responsible for making an impact using data, track progress towards goals and to continuously inform product development through high quality analysis and experiments at scale.
The Sr. Director will be the Experimentation leader for Peacock. They will focus on the experimentation practice and platform. They will partner with product, engineering and other experts to shape a shared experimentation vision and execute on that vision to enable trustworthy experiments to be run throughout the entire product lifecycle.
The Sr. Director will also partner with other data and decision science teams to share best practices and improve capabilities around statistics, causal inference, data modeling, testing, personalization, and visualization. They will build out a best-in-class experimentation team with a diverse set of skills to help meet business and product goals.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Work with Product, Decision Science, UX and Engineering to lay out a comprehensive experimentation vision, strategy and roadmap
• Recruit and lead a team of experimentation professionals focused on platform and practice
• Manage an experimentation platform roadmap that supports stakeholder goals and advanced the experimentation practice
• Develop end to end experimentation process that is deeply integrated with product and engineering development lifecycle
• Translate insights into product strategy and empower execution in a data-informed manner
• Deeply understand the peacock ecosystem, defining and analyzing metrics that evaluate our trajectory and inform the success of our products
• Communicate insights, vision and strategy with executive leadership and key stakeholders
• Present research on statistics, experimentation, user behavior, product enhancements, and metrics development / methodology to all levels of the company ensuring transparency and partnership
• Foster a culture of execution excellence and analytical rigor

• 5+ years of applied experience in leading experimentation at an eCommerce, social network, direct to consumer, media entertainment company or similar tech company
• 5+ years of people management / history of elevating a team
• BA/BS in technical or quantitative disciple or significant relevant work experience
• Experience with experiment design and platforms (i.e. in house built, Optimizely, split.io, etc.)
• Extensive knowledge of statistics and analytical concepts
• Experience in using data to drive product decisions and change opinions

Desired Characteristics
• A great storyteller and communicator, and can build relationships with a diverse set of stakeholders
• Utilize excellent communication skills to clearly distill the essence of your technical work to audiences of all levels and across multiple functional areas
• Ability to collaborate and work in partnership with different parts of the organization
• Combination of technical skill sets and business savvy to interface with all levels of the organization
• Ability to work independently, multitask, and drive your own projects
• A passion for TV and movies and defining the future of entertainment.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rj9581-34-231-247-88-42 in your application.