We’re Looking For An: SEO Data Scientist Intern to help establish connections between, and draw insights from, the various data sources used by the Search Engine Optimization (SEO) team. S/he will have the opportunity to gain insight and experience within our cutting-edge, data-driven SEO department. S/he will support the team by tracking search engine rankings and traffic and by automating data collection and data analysis whenever possible. Ultimately, s/he will learn to identify business opportunities based on large-scale datasets.

Location: Woodland Hills, CA (Remote)

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Create reports by merging data sources (e.g., Tableau, Google Analytics, Google Search Console) 
  • Analyze datasets (e.g., log files, backlinks) in order to identify patterns and outliers 
  • Respond to data requests from inside and outside the department 
  • Research opportunities to automate data collection and data analysis 
  • Estimate business potential of higher Google rankings for specific keyword configurations 
  • Analyze site content through Google NLP tools to highlight opportunities to improve 
  • Attend team meetings to obtain a holistic picture on how the team operates daily.

Preferred Qualifications (Note: These are preferred and not required. We strongly encourage you to apply even if you don’t tick ALL of these boxes.):

  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail 
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Quick learner and ability to juggle multiple assignments 
  • Familiar with R or Python 
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel / Google Sheets: pivot tables and advanced formulas
  • 1 – 2 years’ experience in Search Engine Marketing and/or Search Engine Optimization preferred
  • Working towards a Bachelors Degree or higher

Golden Perks & Benefits: 

  • Health and Happiness: Enjoy 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance. Get 75% premium coverage for dependents.
  • Become an Owner: Join our Employee Stock Ownership Plan and be a part owner of Golden Hippo.
  • Boost Your Savings: Maximize your retirement with a generous 401K Plan and company matching up to 3.5%.
  • Stand Out, Get Rewarded: Excel and be recognized through our KPI Bonus, Win of the Week, Spot Bonus, and Shoutouts Program.
  • Flexibility at Your Fingertips: Work on your terms with flexible arrangements for most positions.
  • Skyrocket Your Career: Unleash your potential with unlimited room for professional growth.
  • Thrilling Events Await: Exciting virtual and in-person events that redefine fun.

The anticipated salary range for this position is $18-$22/hour.
Salary is based on a wide range of factors that include relevant experience, knowledge, skills, other job-related qualifications, and geographical location.