Senior Technical Data Analyst
Location:
Mountain View , California
Posted:
February 21, 2018
Reference:
00129943
Description  
Innovation and Advanced Technology (IAT) team inspires and influences Intuit through game changing design and technologies. We help Intuit anticipate design and technology shifts. We also make sure Intuit has no blind spots. To do this we explore upcoming technology, market trend, customer mindset and design shifts and help Intuit adopt them as appropriate and at the right time. For IAT to be successful it must ultimately have a huge positive impact on the future of Intuit.
 

As a Sr. Technical Data Analyst, you will leverage your technical skills, business acumen, and creativity to extract and analyze massive data sets, build analytics-ready datasets to surface insights and key business metrics, contribute to metadata that improves data usability, and much more. The ideal candidate is deeply analytical and detailed-oriented, but capable of thinking independently.

Responsibilities:
  •        Partner closely with business and technical teams to understand their project objectives and provide data-driven solutions and recommendations.
  •        Ability to sift through large amounts of information, extract key insights, and communicate succinctly.
  •        Design and develop data preparation components and processes that extract and transform data across disparate database tables by creating aggregates tables for reporting and analytics, ensuring integrity of analysis data by developing the requirement specifications and assisting the development and testing of data tables.
  •        Partner directly with the product development team on product instrumentation, product flow and data capture.

  •        Ensures solutions are scalable, repeatable, efficient and effective.
    Qualifications  
     
  •        M.S in a quantitative field - Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering or related fields.
  •        3+ years of work experience involving quantitative data analysis.
  •        Database experience with advanced SQL skills; experience researching and manipulating complex and large data sets; Hadoop experience a plus.
  •        Proficient in one or more scripting languages, such as Python or PySpark.
  •        Experience in complex analytical tools, R or SAS
  •        Experience with data visualization tools, such as Tableau.
  •        Knowledge of web analytics tools - SiteCatalyst, Athena, Google Analytics.
  •        Mindsets:
  •        Willingness to dig-in and understand the data and to leverage creative thinking and problem-solving skills are absolute musts.
  •        Self-starter who takes the initiative to get things done.
  •        Outstanding team player with a customer-back mindset.

     
    Imagine a career where your creative inspiration can fuel BIG innovation. Year-over-year, Intuit has been recognized as a best employer and is consistently ranked on Fortune's "100 Best Companies To Work For" and Fortune World's "Most Admired Software Companies" lists. Immerse yourself in our award winning culture while creating breakthrough solutions that simplify the lives of consumers and small businesses and their customers worldwide.
    Intuit is expanding its social, mobile, and global footprint with a full suite of products and services that are revolutionizing the industry. Utilizing design for delight and lean startup methodologies, our entrepreneurial employees have brought more than 250 innovations to market - from QuickBooks® and TurboTax®, to GoPayment, Mint.com, big data, cloud (SaaS, PaaS) and mobile apps. The breadth and depth of these customer-driven innovations mean limitless opportunities for you to turn your ingenious ideas into reality at Intuit.
    Discover what it's like to be part of a team that rewards taking risks and trying new things. It's time to love what you do! Check out all of our career opportunities at: careers.intuit.com . EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
    Intuit will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with requirements of local law.
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