Product Analyst in North Los Angeles, California | DiversityInc Careers

Product Analyst

Product Analyst - 25993

Product Leadership - USA Los Angeles, California 


The Nielsen Media Lab builds new research methodologies and products, using data to empower creators, networks and brands to understand and grow their audiences.  We’re “social scientists with superpowers”, leveraging the latest in emerging technology to take research to new heights. Lab projects have improved ad experiences for consumers, demonstrated the power of new media platforms, and helped brands create content viewers love. Studies we have designed have been featured at conferences and events around the world including the Consumer Electronics Show, Advertising Week, Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Mobile World Congress & VidCon.


With an ever-increasing range of public, partner and proprietary data sources available at the world’s largest market research company, we are looking for a data analyst to use these resources to pursue answers to today’s most challenging industry questions.  Specifically, this analyst will explore rich person-level behavioral datasets that include TV viewing, radio listening, mobile/online usage, location and more, as well as detailed content-level metadata.




Job Responsibilities Include:


  • Research: Managing projects from beginning to end, including data collection, analysis and presentation

  • Technology: Constantly improve existing products and processes with new tools and approaches

  • Marketing: Crafting sales materials to ensure our insights reach their ideal audiences

  • Strategy: Informing the development and growth of research products with market analyses




  • An entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for independent research

  • 1-3 years experience spinning raw data into interesting, meaningful stories

  • Effective communication & comfortable advocating to and coaching peers

  • Perpetually curious, particularly regarding how humans use and experience media

  • Comfortable running multiple projects simultaneously & delivering in a fast-paced, demanding environment

  • Located in Los Angeles and able to work out of our Hollywood office




  • Examples of past projects that feature any/all of the following:

    • data pulled programmatically from public APIs

    • text, image/video or geolocation data analysis in Python

    • dynamic web-based data visualizations in D3


About Nielsen:

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content — video, audio, and text — is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry’s only global view of retail performance measurement.


By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. Nielsen, an S&P 500 company, has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90 percent of the world’s population. For more information, visit


Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.


Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  Los AngelesCalifornia 

Travel:  No