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Data & Analytics Thought Leader

Eckerson Group is seeking a Data & Analytics Thought Leader to examine emerging technologies, techniques, and trends that promise to reshape how organizations apply data and analytics for business advantage. The right candidate is expected to become a noted thought leader in the industry by producing a steady stream of reports, articles, and speeches; and establishing an extensive network of industry contacts. 

Candidates must have: 

  • Superb written and verbal communication skills.  Do not apply if you don’t have well-developed writing skills and experience

  • 3-7 years of experience in the data analytics industry—for example, as a practitioner with a data analytics team, or as a product marketer/product manager with a vendor

  • A strong working knowledge of data analytics techniques, technologies, and tools

  • An inquisitive mind and a desire to understand how things work 

  • A practical focus on how companies can use technology to deliver business value

  • The ability to quickly acquire new technical domain knowledge

  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to build relationships with clients and practitioners

  • The ability to explain complex concepts in language that both business and technology audiences can understand

  • B.S. or B.A. degree, with preference given to Master’s degrees


Candidates will be asked to submit writing samples and take a writing test. 

Salary range; Commensurate with skills and experience

Eckerson Group is a virtual organization (and always has been.)  

Benefits: Healthcare Spending Accounts and 401(k)

Please send resume and a writing sample (report or article on technology) that demonstrates your ability to write for technology leaders to Jim Nowicki at


About Eckerson Group

Eckerson Group is a global research, consulting, and advisory firm that helps organizations get more value from data. Our experts think critically, write clearly, and present persuasively about data analytics. They specialize in data strategy, data architecture, self-service analytics, master data management, data governance, and data science. Organizations rely on us to demystify data and analytics and develop business-driven strategies that harness the power of data.

Our clients say we are hard-working, insightful, and humble. It all stems from our love of data and our desire to help organizations turn insights into action. We are a family of continuous learners, interpreting the world of data and analytics for you.