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Associate Data Scientist - Digital Markets

Barcelona, Spain

Job Description:

What makes Gartner a GREAT fit for you? When you join Gartner, you’ll be part of a team with a no-limits mindset that helps the world become smarter and more connected. We’re the world’s leading research and advisory company that steers clients toward the right decisions with business and technology insights they can’t find anywhere else. Our associates enjoy a collaborative work environment with exceptional training and career development. If you like working with a curious, supportive, high-performing team, Gartner is the place for you. 

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About Gartner Digital Markets: 

Gartner Digital Markets is a business unit within Gartner.  Our mission is to help small businesses make the right technology choices and find the tools they need to grow, optimize, and become more effective at what they do.  The business is comprised of three top brands—Capterra, Software Advice, and GetApp.  For candidates interested in taking their next career step in the technology space, Gartner Digital Markets offers the fast pace and excitement of working for a startup, the stability and resources of a large, established organization, and the opportunity to be on the front lines of innovation in an industry that is always growing and transforming. 

What we are looking for:

You will have the opportunity to help improve the operations and grow the business of Gartner Digital Markets by applying advanced analytics to drive key business outcomes. Supporting the Central Product and Vendor Marketing teams of Digital Markets you’ll be presented with unique and broad responsibilities to develop predictive models and apply machine learning to advance product development, inform marketing, and drive sales to enable business growth. You will provide critical input into which tools and techniques to achieve these data-driven objectives.

Why you will want to come to the office everyday:

  • Support Gartner Digital Markets mission to be the leading resource for software buyers and sellers.

  • Perform data exploration and foundational data analyses to support product and marketing objectives.

  • Transform, standardize, and integrate data to enable our data science use cases.

  • Build scalable models to help prioritize vendors for marketing and develop recommendations for vendors to optimize and achieve their lead generation goals.

  • Implement recommendation and insight engines to increase vendor engagement.

  • Identify opportunities to apply predictive models to improve the vendor experience.

  • Employ transfer learning methodologies to build machine learning models that support predictive analytics and cross-functional objectives.

  • Develop data-processing and technical workflows for delivery of data-driven customer experiences.

  • Partner with Engineering and Product Management teams to execute the data science roadmap.

What you will bring to the team:

  • BA/BS from a reputable university, Master’s degree in Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or Applied Mathematics preferred.

  • Minimum of 2 years of professional work experience in data science or advanced analytics.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience using a query language on a daily basis (SQL, HiveQL).

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience using data science languages on a daily basis (Python, R).

  • Proficiency with machine learning and statistical algorithms (Regression, Classification, Clustering, Bayesian).

  • Experience working with traditional relational database applications (Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL)   or cloud-based data warehouses (Redshift, Snowflake, BigQuery).

  • Experience working with web-analytics clickstream data and behavioral data a plus (Google Analytics, Omniture).

  • Experience working for consumer or business-facing digital brands a plus.

Who you are:

  • Data driven and analytical by nature with demonstrable passion for data and analytics.

  • Compelled to dive deep to understand complicated problems.

  • Self-sufficient and driven to acquire the skills necessary to accomplish complex tasks.

  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to build relationships and effectively collaborate with partners.

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with ability to juggle multiple priorities.

  • Comfortable working independently to achieve successful results with minimal guidance.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to clearly present complicated analysis.

Check out our video to learn about who we are, and what we do:

What we offer:

  • Limitless growth and learning opportunities.

  • A collaborative and positive culture - join a diverse team of professionals that are as smart and driven as you.

  • A chance to make an impact - your work will contribute directly to our strategy.

  • Frequent social activities such as movie night, laser tag, bowling, escape room, summer beach party, hiking & bbq, and more!

  • Modern approach to work - flexible hours, Friday afternoons free, remote work, and more.

  • New offices (to be inaugurated soon) close to Glòries and the beach in the fantastic, “innovation and tech” 22@ district of sunny Barcelona.

  • Fresh fruit, snacks, selection of teas, fair trade organic coffee and a fridge full of beer for our Beer O’Clock on Friday afternoons.

  • Relocation Assistance - a specialist to help you with all the appointments and paperwork.

What you will get:

  • Competitive compensation.

  • 23 days annual holiday, and additional days off for your birthday, 24th & 31st of December.

  • Private Medical and Dental Care.

  • Life and Disability Insurance.

  • Public Transport Subsidy.

  • Ticket Restaurant Card.

  • Childcare Vouchers (Ticket Guarderia).

  • IncentiFit - annual reimbursement for health-and-wellness-related activities.

  • Pension Scheme.

  • Tuition Reimbursement.

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

  • Employee Assistance Program.

  • Gartner Gives Charity Match.

Who we are:

  • Action Oriented - Deliver fast, get great results. We embrace the vision, roadmap to success and the action it takes to make it happen. 

  • Intellectually Curious - Seek to learn, love to teach. We’re humble and embrace respectful, radical candor with a mindset of ongoing professional and personal development.

  • Collaborative - One team, shared mission. We welcome feedback and understand the value of working together to accomplish more than what is possible individually.


- Applications must be submitted in English.

- A valid EU visa/passport is required for this position.

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