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Phoenix, Arizona; New York, New York
Digital Commerce Marketing

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Job Description

Statistician-Enterprise Digital and Analytics


The Enterprise Digital & Analytics (EDA) team is a dynamic environment of digital product and analytics professionals that drive significant value for American Express through innovative solutions.


The Statistician, Digital Data & Platform Analytics, will enable the build and management of the statistical engine at the core of American Express Testing & Analytics platforms. The individual will push the statistical science, speed and innovation of the digital experience testing process. S/he will also manage external vendors that provide Online Testing & Analytics services for American Express. The role will ensure that the principles of Statistics and Design of Experiments (DoE) are leveraged & followed by the Testing platforms. These responsibilities will be performed in close partnership with Technology & Enterprise Digital Platform teams.


This person will report to a Director of Data & Platform analytics.


Job Responsibilities: 


  • Implement Online A/B & MVT testing platform and build/maintain the core statistical engine
  • Drive the incorporation of statistical principles in Digital Testing platforms
  • Solve problems inherent in the Testing process at American Express – issues around speed, scalability & flexibility
  • Work with internal & external partners to deliver best in class Testing capabilities
  • Work with external vendors for analytics & testing platforms like Maxymiser, Brooks Bell, Adobe Analytics, etc.





  • Strong statistical and Design of Experiments background with experience in Digital Test & Learn
  • Masters in Statistics, Economics, Mathematics, Engineering or related analytical fields is preferred; PhD in a plus.
  • Strong self-starter
  • Experience with Testing platforms like Maxymiser & Optimizely a plus
  • Experience in Digital marketing analytics a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Depending on factors such as business unit requirements, the nature of the position, cost and applicable laws, American Express may provide visa sponsorship for certain position

ReqID: 18014045
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Sep 14, 2018, 3:49:10 PM
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