Premise Data is looking for a Survey Methodologist in San Francisco CA. You will be part of the Research & Data Insights team, which provides innovative and methodologically rigorous research expertise across the company and to a global network of on-the-ground contributors.
Premise is a worldwide network and predictive analytics platform bringing visibility to the world's hardest-to-see places. We enable global decision-makers to move faster and make smarter decisions by employing local, on-the-ground contributors to observe and collect real-time data. Our current clients include The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and The United States Department of State (DOS). A $66M Series C Venture Capital organization, we are backed by Google Ventures, SocialCapital, and Andreessen Horowitz, among others. Learn more about us at www.premise.com; or follow us at @premisedata
We are a passionate, tight-knit team that moves fast, appreciates the candor, and deeply values the diversity of our backgrounds. Our diversity mirrors the global nature of our work: we've lived in 30 countries, speak 14 languages, and believe in the value of life experience that an unconventional background inherently brings. What unites us is our innate curiosity and collective ambition to build technology that ultimately has a measurable human impact!
What you get to do:
Audit our current survey structures, methodologies, and features
Document changes we should make, what we're doing right/wrong
Document future best practices
Document future product needs
Assist with building and maintaining tableau dashboard reporting
Assist with creating and analyzing global tracking and ad hoc surveys
Help with number checking and fact-checking
Contribute to building data-driven stories
Create infographics, presentations, and charts
Your background likely includes:
1-3 years in market research
Worked to study the measurement of media audiences, user experience, political and other opinion research, market and product research, and/or customer satisfaction.
Understand end-to-end survey design
Broad knowledge from academic disciplines such as statistics, the social sciences, and data science.
Knowledge of R, SPSS, and/or Stata a plus
Experience with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Google Docs and creating tables and charts in each of those programs
Great attention to detail
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects and meet strict deadlines
Interest in survey research
Some experience querying and writing scripts for MS SQL Server database
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