I wanted to let anyone know who's interested that E*TRADE Financial
in Menlo Park, CA is hiring a Web Analytics Integration Engineer.
This is a contract position. The contact info is: Tracy Nguyen,
Account Manager at Artizen (which is based in San Carlos, CA). Here
is her contact info: W:650-594-9899 x110; C:510-378-6500; tracy at
artizen dot com.
Senior WebTrends Consultant
Job: Web Analytics Integration Engineer
Duration: 6+ months
Location: Menlo Park, CA
*Please send your resume to gsharda at artizen dot com for
This position coordinates the technical development and
implementation of all features and reports for web metric reporting.
The integrator is responsible for the technical implementation of
reports and coordinates with the business constituents and
technology teams to refine requirements and translate them into
technical specifications. The integrator manages all aspects of the
Webtrends web analytics system and implements requested
functionality using the administrative tools. This position insures
that all reports are successfully developed and made available to
users across all lines of the business.
The integrator reviews business requirements for reporting and
develops technical specifications that are used by engineering,
technology development and web development. The position will drive
the technical development and implementation of reporting
Analyzing business requirements and refining requests so that they
leverage existing technology.
Develop specifications for reports for technology and web
development including HTML meta tag specifications, query
parameters, cookie management, and the retrieval and use of
information from backend database.
Verifying that the all data is being passed, collected and
processed as expected.
Development, validation and propagation of new features using the
Webtrends administration console including:
Implementing features such as custom reports, scenario analysis,
session tracking, parameter analysis, path analysis, content groups,
visitor history, etc.
Building templates and dashboards for customized views of the data
specific to each group and line of business.
Setting up reports for export and smartview analysis
Documenting all changes and providing guides on how to retrieve
specific data for a report through the Webtrends GUI
Propagating changes from the development servers to production
Work with business users to verify results and investigate any
discrepancies in the data.
Setup, maintenance and administration of the Webtrends systems
Managing all servers used for Webtrends report processing, data
collection, and express analysis.
Monitoring the health of systems and reports to insure that the
data processed is up-to-date.
Managing data and log file transfers and archival.
Work with engineering and operations staff to ensure 24x7
operation of all web analytic systems.
Extensive experience with a web analytics tool such as Webtrends,
Coremetrics, Doubleclick, Omniture, Overture, Visual Sciences, etc.
is required. Experience with Webtrends Web Analytics software is
strongly preferred. Experience with version 7.0 is a plus.
Solid understanding of web sites, HTML development, cookies, meta-
tags is required. Previous experience as a web developer is
Scripting experience on both windows and unix platforms (.bat
scripts, perl scripts, shell scripts). Administration experience
with windows and/or unix is a plus.
Excellent listening, written and verbal communication skills with
experience in writing specification documents. The candidate must be
able to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences.
Minimum of 3+ years of experience in internet / web property
space. 1+ years experience as a developer or technical product
manager is preferred.
Bachelor's Degree in an engineering or related field (Comp Sci,
Engineering) preferred, or equivalent experience.
Understanding of web-related technologies, software development
processes and system architecture is a plus.
Previous web / application / tools development is a plus.
Brokerage or financial services experience preferred.
Experience with direct/database marketing including customer cross-
sell, stimulation, or retention marketing is a plus.