ZEE : Data Analysts / Data Scientist

Brief Description of position:

Extraordinary Together

Role Data Analysts / Data Scientist
Reporting to Lead Data Scientist
Location Mumbai/ Bangalore

About the company

Zee Entertainment Enterprises (formerly Zee Telefilms) is an Indian media conglomerate owned by Essel Group. Headquartered in Mumbai, it has interests in television,print, internet, film, mobile content and allied businesses.

Zee5 is an OTT platform of the Zee Network. It is one of the fastest Growing OTT Platforms in India with a strong subscription service Zee5 Premium. Besides over 1 lac+ hours of TV Content, we have 100+ Originals, Bollywood blockbusters movies to Entertain India in 12 Indian languages.

ZEE5 has emerged as one of the diversified OTT players which is catching up the eyes across new segments like News, Games, Kids, HiPi (Upcoming UGC- User generated content) & many more. ZEE5 also engages with other businesses – like Telco, OEM, E-commerce, connected devices and DTH platforms to expand the subscription base. ZEE5 is present in the Tatasky-Binge portfolio, partnered with VI play, Jio STB etc.

HiPi is ZEE’s new product initiative in UGC (User generated content) platform.

About the ZEE Data Org

Data Org is constructed of 5 key pillars

Today – To ensure the business thrive regularly, keep a hawk’s eye on daily information coming from various dashboards to drive quick insights, early trends, RCA, to help business

Tomorrow – To keep the business prepare for tomorrow, you will work on predictive and prescription models to derive bigger value from daily granular consumer data.

Future – To ensure the business future ready, you will work on innovative pioneering projects, where you will do ample research, read documents, papers and experiment new outcomes, first at small scope and then based on success you will deploy at large scale.

Who you are:

  • You are passionate to work with numbers and large data sets, have worked on "big data". You don’t differentiate between clean data or dirty data, you are keen to derive the diamond from the heap of data
  • You have a business acumen and worked in B2C or Digital or similar organizations for 4-6 years.
  • You come with advanced SQL skills, experience in big data technologies (examples Spark, Scala, Hive, Cosmos). You should have spent a minimum 3+ years on big data, conceptually strong in at least 1 programming (eg Python) language.
  • You are good at basic statistics and have hands on knowledge of supervised and unsupervised ML techniques
  • You come with prior experience of directly working with business stakeholders and influenced at least 3 reasonably significant analytic wins or decisions in the last 2 years
  • You come from strong Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Science / Technology backgrounds
  • You are passionate and inquisitive about media, watch contents on your mobile and think critically about the platforms.
  • You Come with can-do attitude, self-motivated, experimental, and fearless to speak up.
  • You are ready to collaborate, you are ready to take up challenge and make an impact.


Mumbai/ Bangalore

Relevant Work Experience

3+ years


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