Job Details

Data Analyst

San Francisco, CA | Contract

Job ID:

149-158DA

Duration:

Long Term

Experience:

3-5 years

Career Level:

Senior Level

Compensation:

DOE

Industry:

Accounting

Job Description

As a Data Analyst, you will engage with business teams to define business questions, prepare and model data, and perform analyses with the purpose of understanding or drawing conclusions from the data. This role will join the Analytics Team and will work closely to build, deploy and administer self-service analytics across business units. In this role, you will utilize the Plans diverse analytics tools to turn data into actionable insights with the goal of creating a data-driven culture across the organization.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Engage business teams to understand business challenges, define analytics questions and apply analysis techniques to generate data products including interactive reports and dashboards.
  • Work closely with Analytics Team to deliver on key analytics projects. This will include data provisioning, exploratory data analysis, data visualization and in some instances, machine learning and statistical modeling.
  • Work with the team to implement organization KPI’s while adhering to the Plans analytics process – from business understanding, data understanding, data preparation, data modeling, evaluation, and deployment; lead by example and by training business stakeholders with varying technical and non-technical backgrounds

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Strong ability to blend and wrangle data, create logical data models to be used as a basis for analysis.
  • Proficiency in using enterprise analytics platforms, data visualization tools – Tableau, Alteryx, ThoughtSpot, Business Intelligence solutions or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of relational DBMS, specifically Oracle, and ability to script and execute SQL queries.

Competencies:

  • Customer focus - Gains insight into customer needs; identifies opportunities that benefit the customer; builds and delivers solutions that meet customer expectations; establishes and maintains effective customer relationships.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field as well as equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum 3 years in a quantitative data analytics role with emphasis on data preparation and analysis.

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