Senior Business Analyst

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Description

Position at Spiceworks

Who you are:

Consider yourself a Master of Data visualization? Got technical chops and the ability to present data findings to execs with ease? Spiceworks Ziff Davis just might have your dream job!
We’re looking for a Senior Business Intelligence Analyst who can use analytical know-how and superhuman data analysis skills to spot key business insights and develop informative self-service dashboards.

If you’re the ready to sleuth out trends and opportunities from our vast databases containing millions of records, it’s time to apply!

Who we are:

Spiceworks Ziff Davis (SWZD), a division of Ziff Davis (NASDAQ: ZD), is the trusted global marketplace for connecting technology buyers and sellers across all marketing channels. We provide the valued information IT and business decision makers need to research, buy, and manage technology while delivering the intelligence and insights technology brands need to create and sell better products and services. By combining the breadth and depth of the Spiceworks Community with expert content, trusted 1st party data, and proven lead generation capabilities, Spiceworks Ziff Davis is uniquely positioned to help technology buyers and sellers to grow their businesses.


Your day-to-day
(as a Senior BA you’ll):

  • Interpret data, analyse results using statistical techniques, and provide ongoing reports
  • Work closely with Product, Engineering & Marketing teams to prioritize business and information needs.
  • Draw out key business insights and provide actionable recommendations.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert and resource for accessing and analyzing data using Tableau, Google Analytics, SQL, Big Query or other tools, as necessary.
  • Develop graphs/dashboards/metrics from raw data for both ad-hoc and reoccurring requests.
  • Craft compelling (but easily understood) stories and presentations to help make decisions.


Qualifications:
What does it take to do this job?

  • 3 - 5 years of experience using relational databases
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Experience in Tableau wizardry (or other visualization tools like Power BI, Domo, Looker, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of Salesforce
  • Out-of-this-world Excel skills – you know pivot tables and formulas like the back of your hand
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of media business and tech brands is a plus
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams such as Product, Marketing, Client Success, and/or Sales
  • Ability to communicate to non-technical stakeholders
  • Initiative and pride in your work and to challenge status quo

***In terms of logistics, all interviews will take place over phone or video due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic***

Spiceworks Ziff Davis is a safe, inclusive workplace for people of all backgrounds and walks of life. We strongly encourage you to apply if you are from a marginalized or underrepresented group, particularly in the technology industry. Some candidates may see a long list of job requirements and feel discouraged because they don't match every single bullet point - we suggest, please apply anyway. We're flexible on location wherever possible - we are a Work From Anywhere company. We don't believe in a "perfect" candidate because we believe in our core value, "Evolve and Adapt Quickly". If you believe this is a role that you'll be excited to work in every day, want to be a part of a culture like ours, and will be relentless about pushing boundaries to succeed, please apply.