Randstad Business Analyst in Mountain View, California

Business Analyst

job details:

  • location:Mountain View, CA

  • salary:$51.52 - $73.60 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, March 12, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Information Technology

  • reference:607502

job description


Position overview

The Consumer Insights Analysis (CIA) team in gTech Consumers is a central team that supports 70+ Google products operations teams with business insights and data reporting infrastructure. The team offers an large number of analytics services ranging from building reports and dashboards, statistical analysis, to data engineering.

Top 3 daily responsibilities

  • Develop SQL scripts to automate our data data pipeline and reporting infrastructures.

  • Run statistical analysis in R or Python to surface actionable insights from our data.

  • Build JS-based dashboards and reporting models in spreadsheets

Required Skills

  • Degree in Computer Science or a related field

  • 2 years of experience in statistical analysis using R, Python, SAS, or a similar tool

  • 2 years of experience in SQL and data analysis.

  • Unix/Linux shell scripting experience required.

  • Proven technical troubleshooting and performance tuning experience.

  • Tack-sharp analytical abilities, coupled with a strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive.

  • Fluent written communication and verbal agility are strong assets.

Nice to Have

  • Proven experience leading short projects cross-functional teams

  • Familiarity with complex ETL tasks or MapReduce jobs

  • Proficiency in data reporting and dashboarding

  • Previous Google experience