19 days old

Survey Programmer

New York, NY 10014
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    $35 To $35

Job Description:

The Survey Programmer is responsible for programming and testing all aspects of online surveys. This individual will work closely with the Marketing Sciences team to consult on survey design elements, ensure accurate programming, manage fieldwork, and meet client deadlines.

Responsibilities include:

- Convert written questionnaires into online surveys using survey programming software

- Test the questionnaire to validate the accuracy of programming

- Run feasibility analysis to determine sample availability and estimated time in field

- Develop and optimize recruitment tactics to maximize survey response and completion rates

- Proactively recommend processes, solutions to increase efficiency and quality of research campaigns by working with Marketing, Client Services, Ad Operations, Target List Management, BI and QA teams

- Work with project lead to clean and compile survey data, including generation of summary tables and banners

- Proactively analyze and trend sample performance and alert manager to areas of concern and/or opportunity

- Manage project timelines in WorkFront, immediately escalating issues that may be obstacles to meeting projected deadlines

- Collaborate and meet regularly with Campaign Integration team to stay up-to-date on organizational developments that might impact research recruitment

Required Skills:

- Knowledge of HTML/XHTML, CSS and JavaScript (hand coding and use of text editor)

- Use SFTP to deploy JavaServer Pages (JSP) and image content to the live environment

- Use of Email Service Provider to manage email recruitment

- Individual must be a self-starter with the ability to handle a number of simultaneous projects, demonstrate a sense of urgency and ownership to drive projects to completion, and be successful in a collaborative environment.

- The candidate must be organized, detail oriented and be able to prioritize tasks.

- Strong analytical and problem solving skills, attention to detail and the ability to communicate effectively (written and verbal) are also critical success factors in this role.

- End-to-end understanding of development processes, organization, and techniques in order to drive the creation of optimal solutions

Desired (not required) Skills:

- Experience with survey methods and online survey tools (e.g., Decipher, Surveywriter, Qualtrics)

- Experience with sample management

- Experience in market research

- Experience using Groovy programming language

- Experience using Python programming language

- IntelliJ knowledge

- SFTP file management expertise


- Bachelor's degree in market research related program (Applied Social Sciences/Statistics/Computer Science) or equivalent/related field or at least 2 years of experience in survey programming, Web production/publishing or computer programming.

- Experience in a market research/market research supplier environment a plus


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