Job Description

Title: Senior Data Analyst

Location: United States

Company Overview

At Modernize (a QuinStreet division) our mission is to simplify home improvement by inspiring motivated homeowners and connecting them with qualified contractors. Our foundation is based on 10 years as a driving force as Home Improvement Leads in online lead generation connecting homeowners with high quality contractors in the $300 billion annually grossing home improvement market. We’re working hard on a new brand and new products to cater to homeowners and the most successful contractors in the industry.

We’re looking for sharp, motivated individuals to join our growing team. Teammates who enjoy using technology to solve problems will thrive in our dynamic startup environment. We have an open floor plan that encourages the entire team to participate in critical discussions and allows everyone to be a vital contributing factor. You’ll enjoy our hip, newly renovated office in the heart of downtown with a view of the capital and the downtown skyline.

Covid-19 Hiring Update: As a company, we’ve transitioned to a work-from-home model and will continue to interview and hire during this time. This role is expected to begin as a remote position. We understand each person’s circumstances may be unique and will work with you to explore possible interim options.

Job Category

As a key member of the Strategic Marketing & Analytics team, you will be responsible for data-driven insights that enable QuinStreets Marketing and Media teams to maximize profitability while developing customer relationships. You will gather, organize, and aggregate complex sets of data in order to produce meaningful business insight in areas such as ad network optimization, ad merchandising, marketing performance, quality monitoring, partner development, product testing, and more. You will also communicate your insights and findings to various members of our Client, Media, Analytics, and Executive teams.


  • Work closely with media and client managers to understand business opportunities for media, client and market growth.
  • Actively mine data to develop actionable insights from our proprietary datasets using various statistical techniques.
  • Evaluate strategies and forecast their expected impact to the key performance indicators.
  • Support analysis and monitoring of business metrics and trends.
  • Key liaison between business and technical teams in managing day to day data analytics.


  • Record of high academic achievement with a BS degree in Business, Economics, Engineering, Math/Science, or otherwise proven background in business/analytics. MS preferred.
  • 5+ years of work experience in data analytics/science.
  • Strong understanding of statistical methods used in to elicit insights from data.
  • Strong analytical mindset with a drive toward actionable insights from data.
  • Deep interest in online marketing and media industry. Industry experience a plus.
  • High internal motivation with ability to understand the full stack of product development.
  • Willingness to initiate and own research, exploration, and analysis from start to finish for any business problem.
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to remain focused-yet-flexible in a fast-paced internet company environment.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, Tableau and SQL.
  • Familiarity with Python (preferred) or R programming to the level necessary to perform ad-hoc analysis.


Modernize (a QuinStreet division) is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy status, sex, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristics protected by law.