Job Description :
any visa/tax term

Business Analyst with Tableau, SQL

*Location: Sunnyvale CA*

*Duration: 5+ months*

*Business Analyst*

*Notes from the call:*

*Must have*: Tableau fluency (not an expert but very solid
professional experience)
*Must have*: SQL need really good experience here (if you know
SQL you can pick up Periscope easily)
They have dashboards already in *place * not tons to build but
they may need to pick some of this up
She needs good Business and Data experience doing analysis and
dashboards
Wants 4 years + in this space (don t need an expert 10 + years etc)
Someone who would not be afraid to call or walk over to the
internal and answer their questions etc.
Dashboards analytics
Good communication skills
Data science background good to have, predictive analytics nice to
have
Some predictive analysis is helpful but would be a *plus*
*Programming languages*: They use R (if not R that s okay other
languages will be okay i.e. Python)
They work with Periscope as well this is a *serious plus* to this
role (they use for reports / operational function)
They use RedShift for their Database * plus*

*About the Role*:

The Business Analyst will be responsible for creating visualization and
doing analysis for the internal departments across the company. He/she will
be interacting with the business directly, and often at the highest level,
understanding the reporting needs and challenges and then work on creating
solution for the business. These may involve creating Reports, or as
necessary Dashboards, writing SQL against the various data sources, and
other BI components. Reports and analytics include those delivered on a
periodic basis (i.e. daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, annually, etc, as
well as those requested on an ad-hoc and as-needed basis. Interaction with
key stakeholders (Sales, Marketing, etc along with support teams
(Business Analytics, Data Warehouse) will be done on every day basis to
create a Data driven environment.

*Responsibilities*:

- Write queries, perform ad hoc data analysis, and create data
visualizations
- Work with complex data sets across multiple products
- Design, build and maintain Business Intelligence reports, dashboards
and analysis using Periscope, Tableau, and R
- Analytical and technical support for the Business Analytics activities
- Coordinate Business Analytics requests from the various business
partners
- Solve difficult, non-routine analysis problems
- Work with the business in understanding their evolving requirements
- Use your business acumen and technical knowledge to develop and
deliver Business Analytics solutions for our internal customers
- Conduct end-to-end analysis that includes data gathering and
requirements specification documentation, processing, analysis, and
presentations of findings
- Build and maintain dashboards to track trends over time and analyze
the underlying causes to inform actionable recommendations
- Drive analysis and make recommendations on levers to optimize product
usage, engagement and retention
- Ability to extrapolate data from multiple sources of information, and
understand its value
- Prototype and build analysis to provide insights at scale
- Collaborate across the different departments like marketing, product
management, sales, etc. to tap into the underlying data, align on key
metrics & methodologies, and generate insights to drive user growth,
retention, revenue growth
- Interact cross-functionally with a wide variety of people and teams

*Requirements*

- Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Math, Engineering
- The ideal candidate will have a strong intellectual curiosity and the
ability to dig into data and organize it to be insightful, trackable,
actionable, and eventually predictive
- 4 years of relevant work experience in data analysis for a business
application, especially requires expertise in SQL
- Very comfortable in writing complex SQL queries, and in optimizing
queries
- Strong business judgment, analytical and problem-solving skills
- Demonstrated ability to analyze and distill data into actionable
insights
- Superb communication skills, ability to translate complex topics into
actionable, clear reports
- Fluency with Tableau

*Bonus:*

Periscope experience
Experience with Amazon Redshift
Knowledge of Programming language such as R