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Senior Data Analyst (Remote)

The Sr. Data Analyst will serve as the cornerstone of data reporting, insight and analysis, enabling leadership to make informed business decisions

Job Posted: 

June 1, 2022

The Sr. Data Analyst will serve as the cornerstone of data reporting, insight and analysis, enabling leadership to make informed business decisions. As Vertical City scales up its business we are looking for an experienced future-focused individual to lead the evolution of our analytical capabilities and data team structure, pertaining to both the insights we provide our customers as well as to inform the team internally. Due to the unique data our technology generates, this opportunity offers an exciting chance to design the future by generating market-leading analytics that our customers will value.

Job Details

Job Title: Sr. Data Analyst                                

Location(s):  Flexible Canadian location; Edmonton or Toronto preferred

Status: Full-time; Permanent        

Reports to: VP, Quality

Travel: None

Physical Environment: Home Office (Remote)

Mobile Device Required: No                            

You Will:

  • Lead company efforts to continuously add value for our customers by translating customer needs into reliable new data-based solutions that provide enhanced insights
  • Partner with Development team to build and deploy new data pipelines that will enable efficient access to data for subsequent analysis and determine best value of data
  • Generate monthly sales & operating performance data and improve data quality, especially as pertaining to Top Level Indicators and Key Performance Indicators
  • Automate and improve Advertising Campaign Analyses for customers, including writing and maintaining LookML and python code
  • In partnership with business leaders, use statistical methods to analyze data and generate useful business reports, data models and forecasts

You Have:

Education:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in math, statistics, computer science, finance or related field

Certification / designation:

  • Lean six sigma or CAPM or PMP project management certification an asset

Experience:  

  • 4+ years in a data/business analyst role
  • Experience supporting data team/architecture design or redesign
  • Experience with Python and SQL
  • Experience with integrating third party data analysis tools (e.g., Looker or comparable)
  • Salesforce experience an asset, but not required

Required competencies/knowledge/skills/abilities:

  • Analytical Skills - seeing through the data and analyzing it to find conclusions. Ability to choose the right analysis/tool
  • Communication Skills - presentation of findings and the data in an understandable document. Ability to articulate complex insights in a simple and concise manner
  • Flexibility – ability to adapt and adjust model and presentation to audience
  • Critical Thinking - looking at the numbers, trends, and data to come to new and valuable conclusions based on the findings
  • Math/Statistical Skills – Capability to make the right choices and execute properly during analysis of numerical data
  • Process Improvement skills
  • Ownership - takes appropriate initiative and responds independently to improve outcomes, processes or measurement
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel and/or Google sheets
  • Intermediate to advanced statistical skills

To apply:

Send your resumé/CV and cover letter to careers@verticalcity.com

For information on our interview process, head to our careers section.


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Some of our perks!

Comprehensive Benefits Plan

  • Healthcare
  • Dental
  • Paramedical (Massage, Chiro, Acupuncture, etc)
  • & more

Remote work friendly

Flexible Working Hours

  • Teams decide when you start and finish work each day

Professional Development Funding

  • Expand your skill set with education / professional development funding

Paid Volunteer Day

  • We encourage you to support an organization you believe in with your time! Works like an extra paid-vacation day

Home Office Equipment

  • We provide a laptop, extra monitor screens, dongles, and other accessories to get you up and running