North America / United States / CA / Emeryville

Technology & Engineering

#: 73201-en_US / 73201



Product Analyst – Music & Automotive – 73201

Technology and Engineering – USA Emeryville, California 



Product Analyst


Gracenote powers the world’s top music services, consumer electronics, automakers, cable and satellite providers with our metadata. Sound like your kind of thing? Join us!


Our team seeks someone passionate about data to join us as a Business Intelligence Analyst. Business Intelligence Analysts know our data inside and out and leverage this knowledge and tools to improve product performance, quality and end consumer experience. The ideal candidate is proactive to identify product issues, analytical to identify patterns, data driven to drive decisions and will work closely with Product Managers, Content, and Engineering.

 Role Details


  • Develop deeper product understanding and be proactive to identify product quality and performance issues. Collect and analyze data to draw insight and identify solutions for our radio and music product offerings

  • Conduct business performance analysis across products and features

  • Drive product performance and quality metrics, analyzing Gracenote’s datasets against the client/customer experience

  • Continuous learning from on-going QC and results to improve upon product KPIs

  • Present dashboards and findings around usage, performance, and stability to varying audiences/stakeholders to support product decisions and roadmap

  • Manage ad hoc reports and quantitative analysis to iron out bugs and issues with engineering

  • Work closely with cross-functional stakeholders to gather data requirements and oversee process implementation


Role Qualifications

  • 3+ years post-collegiate work experience in a quantitative/data analytics field or equivalent educational experience.

  • Ability to synthesize complex datasets into simple and compelling information

  • Highly motivated, proactive and able to solve diverse problems efficiently

  • Proven history of decision making and cross-functional influence through data insights

  • Fluent with SQL, no-SQL architectures, R, or Python

  • Prior experience in building data analysis tool is a big plus

  • Prior experience in driving product KPIs and processes is beneficial

  • Education: Computer Science/Math/Stats with focus on data analytics is a plus


Gracenote, a Nielsen company, provides music, video, and sports content along with technologies to the world's hottest entertainment products and brands. Gracenote is the global standard for music and video recognition which is supported by the largest source of entertainment data. Gracenote features descriptions of more than 200 million tracks, TV listings for 85+ countries and statistics from 4,500 sport leagues and competitions.



We’re in tune with what the world is watching, buying, and everything in between. If you can think of it, we’re measuring it. We sift through the small stuff and piece together big pictures to provide a comprehensive understanding of what’s happening now and what’s coming next for our clients. Today’s data is tomorrow’s marketplace revelation.

We like to be in the middle of the action. That’s why you can find us at work in over 100 countries. From global industry leaders to small businesses, consumer goods to media companies, we work with them all. We’re bringing in data 24/7 and the possibilities are endless. See what’s next with us at Nielsen:


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:  Emeryville,California