Aidan Connolly

Aidan is an experienced analyst and data engineer with a passion for making connections between people and across disciplines. He is looking to combine his technical skills with his love of music to push the limits of how music can be experienced and used as a tool.


Current Position

Technical performance analyst
SYZYGY — Remote
July 2021 – Present
  • Design and implement analytics tagging and data flows between client internal and vendor systems
  • Build reporting dashboards for client understanding of analytics data


Director of media and events
Colts Youth Organization — Dubuque, Iowa
November 2019 – April 2021
  • Single-handedly migrated online store from 3dcart to Shopify and ingested sales data into Salesforce customer history
  • Redesigned the organization’s website to more effectively connect with potential members, show attendees and donors
  • Created four virtual performance videos during COVID, incorporating up to 100 invidivual performances
Analytics consultant
Digital IQ — Remote
August 2018 – October 2019
  • Designed and oversaw development of W3C standard data layer, customized to client's needs
  • Utilizied Typescript and AWS Lambda to create ETL pipelines between data sources and data analysis tools
  • Audited both Google Analytics and Adobe Analytics implementations to recommend best practices
May 2017 – November 2017
  • Coordinated transition from twice-weekly newspaper to monthly magazine to better fit our readers' needs
  • Directly hired 25 senior staff members with interview process and oversaw total staff of 140
  • Organized and managed $120,000 budget for large projects, equipment and staff wages
  • Collaborated with professionals to create monthly newsletter to send to Daily Nebraskan alumni
August 2016 – May 2018
  • Operated cameras, EVS replay systems and other technology to help create and capture the gameday experience
  • Produced and edited Pro Big Red segments for football games and a season highlight video for Men’s Tennis
  • Collaborated with Big Ten Network and other interns to produce StudentU broadcasts for an online market
October 2016 – May 2017
  • Coded and launched a Django website by January 1 to follow the Nebraska Legislature
  • Designed and prepared the structure for a veterans’ memorial website


August 2014 – May 2018
  • Minors: Informatics, Mathematics, Music, Music Technology
  • GPA: 3.83/4.00