Business Analytics Manager (Remote)

Finance and Accounting San Jose, California San Francisco, California Seattle, Washington

Are you innately curious, passionate about building impactful operations and a truth seeker using data? Splunk is looking for a Business Analytics Manager to join its dynamic Global Business Operations (GBO) team to boost Spunk’s fast growing business. The GBO team ensures data driven decision-making and operations scaling throughout the company. As a member of the team, you'll be detail-oriented and conscientious, analytical and curious. You're a strong problem-solver, who uses quantitative methods to get things done. And most importantly, you are an individual who wonders "What if?" And are relentless in seeking out the solution.

This individual will play a key role in how we “bring data to everything” with expertise and passion to help scale Splunk teams and the business across the globe. The individual's knowledge of data, will enable in providing impactful analysis to ensure our GBO organization and Business Leaders are well-informed and able to make thoughtful, data backed decisions.


Responsibilities: I want to and can do that

  • Work with business to define critical KPIs and metrics, to support cross-functional teams manage performance and create operational rigor
  • Create processes and lead data team to build data visualization, as well as providing ongoing enhancements to existing business dashboards
  • Overseeing all aspects of lifecycle - design, development and delivery by working with in-house development and IT organization
  • Partnering with technical teams to build scalable data architecture to support reporting, visualization, dashboard and tools development
  • Develop insights through reports, dashboards and advanced analytics and build narratives and strategic recommendations to support key decision-making
  • Conduct in-depth analyses and build statistical models to identify trends and key drivers that inform important decisions across the business
  • Building a roadmap and vision for Business Insights, data and related tools strategy
  • You will manage a data analytics team

Requirements: I’ve already done that or have that!

  • 8+ years of experience
  • 2+ years of experience managing/leading teams, possibly analytics teams bringing data to decision making 
  • Analytical and problem-solving experience, exposure to large-scale systems and experience in coding
  • Deep understanding of complex data models, BI methodologies, Data Architecture principals, Master data and metadata
  • Understanding of operational processes, systems and data in multiple areas of Sales & operations; Forecasting, Pipeline management, Account management, Sales performance etc.
  • Entrepreneurial self-starter. Thrive in a fast paced environment and am independently capable of seeking information, corralling resources, and delivering results without waiting for direction
  • Thrive on combining rigorous data-driven analysis, strong business and product judgment, and an ability to work well across teams
  • Strong attention to details and organizational skills
  • Comfortable handling sometimes ambiguously-defined problems, developing creative solutions and delivering against aggressive timelines

Education: Got it!

  • A minimum of 8 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 6 years and a Master’s degree; or a PhD with 3 years experience; or equivalent experience in analytical roles
  • B. S. or M.S. in a quantitative field, such as Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, and Computer Science

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


Thank you for your interest in Splunk!