Analyst, Data Visualization

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About Ovative Group

Ovative Group is one of the only firms in the country uniting strategy, media, and measurement under one roof to drive enterprise results. Our teams work together to drive business impact for clients such as General Mills, United Healthcare, Lane Bryant, Facebook, and more. Recognized four consecutive years on Star Tribune’s list of Top 150 Workplaces and the past two years on Inc.5000’s list of the fastest growing private companies in America, we pride ourselves in always overdelivering for our clients, our teams, and our communities.


About the Role

Deep analysis through data visualization tools is a critical part of marketers understanding complex datasets and maximizing their marketing investment. On the data visualization team, this candidate will help design, develop, and rollout analytics solutions that help marketers do their jobs every day. Candidate will be on the frontline of implementing both our internal analytics platform and the flagship product at Ovative – MAP. The candidate will get hands on training and experience working with advanced analytics tools/technologies such as SQL, Tableau, GitHub, and more.


The right candidate for this position has a passion for data & analytics, critical problem solving, and design thinking. This person will need to have exceptional communication and organization skills as the role involves managing many projects at once on a growing, fast-paced team. 



Responsibilities of a Data Visualization Analyst

Develop Analytics Products and Tools

  • Work with clients and internal stakeholders to understand reporting needs, gather requirements, and develop use cases for new product offerings
  • Rapidly develop reporting beta’s for testing and identify which is most viable and scalable
  • Develop custom datasets using data lake to power new analytics and reporting betas
  • Create and review proposals with key stakeholders to roll out reporting solution quickly to meet our client’s needs


Key driver on implementations of Ovative’s proprietary Marketing Analytics Platform (MAP)

  • Work across data science and data engineering to develop client datasets that will power reporting
  • Develop the reporting user interface for clients to digest the advanced analytical outputs produced by our MAP platform
  • Continue to provide thought leadership on how to improve the frontend user experience, data storytelling, and create efficiencies


Power and scale Ovative’s internal reporting platform

  • Work with internal business teams to deploy and enhance our existing solutions that power our media teams reporting and analytics
  • Provide valuable input through critical thinking around how to create efficiencies and drive profitability



  • BA / BS in marketing, statistics, MIS, or relevant field
  • Proven analytical skillset with ability to derive insights out of large datasets and present findings in an appropriately detailed manner
  • Experience with data visualization tools like Tableau or Google Data Studio to create client facing reporting
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
  • Ability to work with technical and business teams – including presenting technical requirements to non-technical audiences



  • Experience writing SQL queries to develop datasets
  • Digital agency or digital marketing experience
  • Experience with advanced marketing return methodologies such as Multi-Touch Attribution and Media Mix Modeling
  • A base knowledge of statistics


Benefits of working at Ovative Group

We provide strong, competitive, holistic benefits that understand the importance of your life inside and out of work



Culture matters and we’ve been recognized as a Top Workplace three-years running because of it. We demand trust and transparency from each other. We believe in doing the hard and complicated work others put off. We’re open in communication and floor plan. We’re flat – our interns sit next to VPs, our analysts work closely with senior leaders, and our CEO interacts with every single person daily. Put together, these elements help foster an environment where smart people can support each other in performing to their highest potential.


Compensation and insurance:

We strive to hire and retain the best talent in the Twin Cities. Paying fair, competitive compensation, with a large bonus incentive, and phenomenal health insurance is an important part of this mix. We’re rewarded fairly and when the company performs well, we all benefit.


Tangible amenities we enjoy:

  • Flexible paid vacation policy
  • 401k match program
  • Free parking and on-site fitness center with locker rooms
  • Sabbatical program
  • Charitable giving via our time and a financial match program
  • Shenanigan’s day


Working at Ovative won’t be easy, but if you like getting your hands dirty, driving results, and being surrounded by the best talent, it’ll be the most rewarding job you’ll ever have. If you think you can make us better, we want to hear from you!

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