Business Analyst Course Hero
The Analytics team is central to Course Hero?s functional organization. It works closely with Product Management, Marketing, Engineering, Finance and Campus Operations. The team influences strategy and tactics of Course Hero?s product and engineering roadmap;
The Analytics team is seeking a dynamic, experienced Business Analyst to join the Analytics team. The ideal candidate will be:
Passionate about operationalizing analytics as a part of decision support
Be extremely comfortable with data and numbers
Is enthusiastic about QA processes and best practices
Enjoys getting in front of senior executives to deliver impactful and actionable recommendations
Report to the Sr. Director of Analytics to manage research, development and delivery of analytical models to be used for strategizing, A/B testing and Product development
Work with Product Management and Engineering to generalize, scale and productize analytical approaches within and across the company
Work with Product Management and Engineering to plan, staff and prioritize analytical deliverables
Perform analysis of Course Hero?s structured and unstructured data platforms to understand attributes of the customers, engagement with the products, and performance aspects of the digital services business.
Estimate the value of different product alternatives ? from changes to the site experience to the website funnel.
Own the strategic roadmap for Analytics Research and Development
Effectively communicate findings to internal and external team members
Desired Skills & Experience
2+ years of working in a business analysis or analytical solutions role in a cross functional team in a startup, mid sized company, investment bank or management consulting company. Experience in the education or e-commerce domain would be preferable.
A Masters in Statistics, Business Administration, Applied Math or Computer Science from a top tier school.
Knowledge of industry standard database and analytics tools such as MySQL, MS Excel
Knowledge of scripting in PHP, Python a plus
Knowledge and experience of working with Tableau
Excellent leadership and communication skills
Willingness to learn on the job
Competitive salary & stock option packages
Full Health Benefits
Regularly planned team events and outings
Free Friday lunches & endless snack supply
A dynamic and collaborative work environment with on-site amenities that include a day spa, full-service cafeteria, 3 mile nature walk trail and free membership to a 7,500 sq. ft. fitness center
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