Avalara Inc., one of the fastest growing technology companies in the United States, is seeking a Senior Associate Business Analytics.
Avalara is the largest global provider of web-based sales and use tax automation services
We are building an IPO ready company with funding from top tier investors, have a super smart team and are growing very fast
We have thousands of paying customers, are doing millions of tax calculations daily, and are filing billions in tax annually
Avalarians make really complex things, like sales tax, really simple and really fast. Come join the revolution!
Are you a data geek that wants to see your insight set the course for a rapidly growing pre-IPO company? I want to talk to you. Avalaras Product team is looking for a superb analytical leader with a quantitative background and significant business savvy. This position will work closely with Product and frequently present to the executive team and CEO. Your work will directly impact Avalaras future.
Someone ridiculously smart and motived will love joining this team of fun and interesting people.
Partner and collaborate with a cross-functional team to frame and answer really important data questions for the Product team
Uncover actionable data insights, make logical recommendations and drive informed action
Combine data from multiple disparate environments to tell a compelling story
Set and track data driven test for various product changes to (dis)prove theses on business value
Find the voice of the end customer in our data
Experience and Skills:
Love of data and data driven insights with a proficiency in statistical analysis
Strong technical skills in querying against and transforming data within traditional data warehouse environment (for example SQL)
Amazing verbal and written communications skills; can make the complex intelligible to many different audiences
Lots of experience running A/B and more complicated test methods
Demonstrated ability to manage and deliver on multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment with continuous innovation
3+ years experience in analytics
Comfortable leading and influencing without authority
Proficient in statistical analysis software such as R, SPSS and SAS, as well as web development programming languages is a plus
Familiarity with Hadoop HDFS system (Hive, PIG) is a plus
Previous creation of automated reporting and dashboards to track business KPIs is a plus
Significant experience with agile environments is a plus
Previous experience with subscription software (SaaS) and B2B software is a plus
Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, national origin, disability, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by Federal, state or local law.
Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings: 1
Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
Level of Education: BA/BS
Starting Date : ASAP
435 Eriksen Avenue
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110