Senior Product Analyst

Product Team | San Francisco

Planning world domination? What a coincidence, we are too! With VRV recently reaching 1.5M registered users in less than one year, and Crunchyroll topping the 1M subscriber milestone; the team at Ellation is just getting started.

We’re looking for a Senior Product Analyst to join our team in San Francisco. Our offices in San Francisco, Tokyo, and Chișinău develop the product, design, engineering, marketing and content for Crunchyroll and VRV -- we are media and technology experts, and we lead with our digital-first DNA to create experiences for our passionate communities.  

About you:

Ellation is searching for a strategic analyst to join our Product Strategy team. This Product Analyst will be passionate about analyzing internal data, market trends, and sourcing data from various systems to offer long-term recommendations for our product roadmap. Responsible for both U.S. and International Markets, this Product Analyst will be responsible for planning and providing concise interpretations gathered from complex data. The OTT (Over-The-Top) Media Industry has emerged rapidly across the globe, therefore the ability to remain flexible with ambiguity in a dynamic environment is crucial to this role. This is a highly visible position that will interact with all product levels of Ellation.


  • Conduct Market Research to support international product growth for both VRV and Crunchyroll platforms
  • Compile competitive analysis reports to include: feature sets, price points, market overlap and market differentiation
  • Understanding of Product Management processes and interacting with Product Managers across the entire organization
  • Business Analysis: Run complex Data Queries with SQL Query Builder & Knime to forecast Market Behavior trends
  • Data visualization & working with external data sets


  • 3+ years experience in Product Analysis for a Digital Media company or similar industry
  • Experience with Data Analytics, BI, or Data Warehouse queries with modern SQL tools
  • Familiarity with communicating product management functions such as Agile & Scrum, Sprints, Stand-Ups
  • Familiarity with software project management tools such as JIRA
  • Has worked in cross-functional team environments with product managers, designers, engineers and business teams
  • MBA or similar degree (Data Analytics, Data Mining, Data Science)


  • Competitive salary
  • Contribute to multiple open source products
  • Employer-sponsored training and certifications
  • Opportunity to participate in industry conferences
  • Medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, and life insurance
  • Health care and dependent care FSA
  • 401(k) plan with employer match
  • Employer paid commuter benefit
  • On-site gym, showers, yoga, and meditation classes
  • Catered lunch and dinner 4 days per week
  • Fun, passionate and skilled co-workers
  • Pet-friendly environment

*Please beware of recent scams to online job seekers. Those applying to our job openings will only be contacted directly from and email accounts. If you have any questions of the authenticity of an Ellation or Crunchyroll job offer, please contact before giving away any personal information.

About Crunchyroll

Crunchyroll is the world’s largest destination for anime and manga, boasting a global community of more than 25 million registered users and over 1 million subscribers. Fans connect through the most complete anime library including "Naruto Shippuden," "Attack on Titan," and “Dragon Ball Super,” events such as Crunchyroll Movie Nights, Crunchyroll News, and can purchase related merchandise through its online store. Through its app on game consoles, set-top boxes, mobile devices and more, Crunchyroll delivers content from leading media producers directly to viewers translated professionally in multiple languages. The service is available for free or through a premium offering that allows users to watch ad-free with access to simulcasts—top series available immediately after Japanese broadcast.

Fans can also view Crunchyroll on VRV, an audience-focused aggregation platform featuring premium SVOD channels and a curated house channel, VRV Select.

About Ellation

Ellation, Inc. is a transformative entertainment company and home of industry-leading platforms Crunchyroll and VRV. With majority investment from Otter Media, a joint-venture between AT&T and The Chernin Group, Ellation operates at the intersection of technology and media to redefine the next wave of media interaction and consumption -- breaking down barriers to content experiences for passionate fans around the world. Ellation’s offices in San Francisco, Tokyo, and Chișinău develop the product, design, engineering, marketing and content that brings our communities of passionate fans together.

About VRV

VRV is a leading audience-focused aggregation platform featuring premium SVOD channels including Crunchyroll, Funimation, Rooster Teeth, and Shudder, alongside a curated house channel, VRV Select. Created to provide fans with a next-gen entertainment experience, VRV offers immersive content experiences in a digitally-driven environment via bundled subscription, a la carte subscription, or ad-supported options. As a platform, VRV helps partners extend their reach and distribute their premium content through a high-quality, branded experience on mobile, web, and popular living room devices.