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Data Analytics & Reporting Analyst

Data Analytics & Reporting Analyst: Menlo Park, CA

The Compliance, Security, and Investigations group is data-driven and result-focused. We need a talented analyst with a strong focus on data collection and metrics who can handle easily the intersection of data, operations, and reporting. The ideal candidate will have a sound technical, analytical, and operational background. They will enjoy cataloguing and visualizing large quantities of data for structured and often ad hoc executive level reporting.

If you are focused on results, a self-starter, and have demonstrated success in using analytics to guide operational teams and their processes, this may be the role you are looking for.

Responsibilities

  • Leverage data to understand our operations in depth and identify areas of opportunity
  • Use tools like Tableau, Hadoop/Hive, Oracle, ETL, R, PHP, Python, Excel, Informatics, Micro Strategy, and many other internal tools to work efficiently at scale
  • Leverage data to understand our operations in depth and identify areas of opportunity
  • Use tools like Tableau, Hadoop/Hive, Oracle, ETL, R, PHP, Python, Excel, Informatics, Micro Strategy, and many other internal tools to work efficiently at scale
  • Apply your expertise in quantitative analysis, data mining, and the presentation of data to see beyond the numbers and understand how our operations interact with internal and external stakeholders
  • Inform, influence, support, and execute our process decisions
  • Monitor key metrics for forecasting and understanding root causes of changes in metrics
  • Build and analyze dashboards and reports
  • Assist in defining metric goals while executing on reporting and visualizing those goals
  • Understand ecosystems, user behaviours, and long-term trends
  • Identify new levers to help move key metrics
  • Influence teams through presentation of data-based recommendations
  • Take advantage of massive amounts of structured data to understand how to improve our operations and our teams’ efficiency
  • Produce ad hoc analyses to aid the team in understanding behaviour and POV
  • Manage integration of disparate, user-level data sets into a unified view of stakeholder activities

Requirements

  • BA/BS in related field of study (Math, Physics, Stats, CS, etc)
  • 4+ years of quantitative or statistical analysis experience
  • 4+ years experience with SQL/MSSQL/MySQL/Oracle SQL
  • Strong experience in Tableau, Oracle, and Hadoop/Hive
  • Strong experience in ETL, R, PHP, Python, and Excel
  • Development experience in any scripting language (PHP, Python, Perl, etc.)
  • Ability to process and analyse complex data sets, and interpret them for making business decisions
  • Experience manipulating large data sets through statistical software or other methods
  • Ability to communicate the results of analyses in a clear and effective manner with product and leadership teams to influence the overall strategy of the product
  • Ability to initiate and drive projects to completion with minimal guidance
  • Preferred: Advanced degree in a related field of study
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