BrightEdge is hiring a

Performance Analyst

Cleveland, United States
As the industry pioneer behind Content Performance Marketing, BrightEdge has thoroughly redefined the concept of search engine optimization (SEO) by developing an award-winning platform that precisely measures and optimizes marketing content across online channels. Our cloud-based platform is powered by big data analysis that allows our customers to plan, optimize, and measure campaigns based on real-time content performance. BrightEdge has emerged as the leading international provider of cloud-based SEO Enterprise solutions due to its dynamic and results oriented entrepreneurial culture. 

BrightEdge is looking for a Performance Analyst to join our R&D team.  The ideal candidate will be passionate about leveraging data and analytics along with iterative testing to drive success to marketing organizations.  The successful candidate thrives in a fast paced, data-driven environment and enjoys wearing multiple hats. 
This is a role that will work with Product, Business Operations, Customer Success, and Integrations teams to test efficacy of SEO concepts and methodologies to help us isolate how best to drive performance to our customers. 

Core Responsibilities

  • Evaluate customer data sources to build efficient methods and apply technologies to streamline processes with the intention of increasing retention rate 
  • Maintain a customer-centric focus by striving to be a domain and product expert through data, and ensure that your team has access to data to make decisions 
  • Own the comprehensive analysis of data keyword data and compile daily performance reports to actively seek new solutions  
  • A/B testing: Measure, monitor, and improve real SEO concepts on brand name websites that millions of people engage with daily 
  • Run queries on databases and organize, analyze and interpret data to explain test results, trends, and anomalies  
  • Optimize existing content through internal linking 
  • Conduct ad-hoc SEO tasks, data analysis, and reporting as requested 

What it Takes to be Successful

  • Effective project management skills with the ability to prioritize and work efficiently with minimal time wasted 
  • Demonstrated ability to zero in on critical details with complete accuracy and attention 
  • Working knowledge of SQL to pull data, write queries, and conduct analysis 
  • Proven track record in using various methods analyze results, including time series analysis, experimental design, and data visualization 
  • Motivated self-starter with a high capacity for learning and adapting in an agile environment 
  • Eager and proactive in managing tasks and projects to deliver while working in cross functional teams 
  • Experience with data systems and integration methods 
  • SEO experience and Python proficiency (nice to have) 

Benefits and Perks

  • 3-month contract to hire; full time opportunity is contingent on performance 
  • Competitive Salary with Stock Options 
  • Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance / PTO 
  • Team networking, social events, Friday company lunches 
  • Hackathons 
  • Release celebrations every 5 weeks 
  • Fully stocked kitchens 
  • Comfortable working spaces 

About BrightEdge

BrightEdge is widely recognized as a global leader in SEO and Digital marketing. The most innovative customers across more than 80 countries trust BrightEdge to modernize their Digital Marketing stack for today’s digital world. We are helping thousands of organizations, including many of the world’s largest companies, transform their businesses and drive more revenue.  
The continuous innovation of our product is supported by what we believe to be our most valuable assets: our people. Our employees are industry experts at the forefront of digital transformation. Come join us and help us share the future of SEO.