Staff Product Data Analyst

Remote, United States

Full Time Senior-level / Expert USD 130K - 175K
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Checkr’s mission is to build a fairer future by designing technology to create opportunities for all. We believe all candidates, regardless of who they are, should have a fair chance to work. Established in 2014 and valued at $5B, Checkr is using technology to bring hiring to the next level. Our People Trust Platform uses machine learning to help thousands of companies modernize their background check process and make hiring safer, more efficient, and more inclusive. Some of our customers include Uber, Instacart, Doordash, Netflix, Compass Group, and Adecco.

A career with Checkr is an opportunity to work with some of the best and brightest minds, disrupt an industry for a better future, and give otherwise overlooked candidates access to employment. Checkr has been recognized in Forbes Best Startup Employers and is a top Y Combinator company by valuation.

Checkr is looking for a Product Analyst. The Data Platform team’s vision is to empower our customers with data and insights to optimize their hiring process end to end while keeping our mission of fair chance hiring in the forefront of everything we do. This role will partner closely with our product and engineering stakeholders to build data analytics to drive the product strategy,  Identify opportunities in data to accelerate product adoption, retention, engagement, and/or monetization. The ideal candidate will become the data domain expert for their product team and will use their analytical mindset to model product behavior, quantify product value and validate and design product features and enhancements. This product analyst will be embedded with the product team, consisting of UX, Engineering, and a Product Manager and have the support of their wider data platform team to align in processes, tooling, and holistic company approach to data; 


  • You will help bridge the gap between understanding business needs and knowing how to craft efficient, usable data models and visualizations to be leveraged by the entire company and external facing customers
  • Partner with multiple product managers on different projects to provide data sources, dashboards, and insights into product feature success
  • Publish certified data models by developing new or consolidating and optimizing existing data sources that enable self service for Checkrs to find the answers they need 
  • Work on high impact projects that improve data availability and quality, and provide reliable access to data for the rest of the business
  • Have a strong point of view on what data to prioritize
  • Rapidly deliver on concepts through prototypes that can be presented for feedback
  • Train and mentor employees on best practices for data modeling
  • Document data requirements and processes to bring transparency and ensure data integrity with privacy by design


  • 5+ years of hand-on data modeling and analytics experience.
  • Ability to translate business processes and data into analytics solutions.
  • Strong background on dimensional modeling and data warehousing concepts.
  • Experience in managing databases, including relational database architecture, query optimization, and database schema design.
  • Conceive, implement and maintain data models or views that simplify reporting, expand access to insights, and support ongoing analysis and reporting
  • Expertise with data modeling via SQL transformation with best practices to ensure top performance and optimization
  • Extra bonus if you have 
    • Experience with DBT, Snowflake, Looker, Airflow
    • Experience working with APIs or unstructured data 
    • Experience building data service layer for custom applications 


  • SQL 
  • Snowflake
  • Airflow
  • dbt
  • Looker
  • Python/R

What you bring:

  • Insatiable curiosity of discovery through data
  • Expert storyteller through data to make recommendations based on insights to stakeholders
  • Requirement: 4+ years of applied analytic experience in a fast-paced, product-led growth environment working directly with product managers; 
  • working experience performing quantitative analysis to tackle business problems with a focus on feature and usage metrics to increase conversion and retention 
  • Strong proficiency in SQL and relational databases
  • Experience with global data
  • Experience with mutli-regional databases
  • Experience with compliance laws like GDPR
  • Experience building data schemas, sources using best practices
  • Experience using visualization tools  like Looker to build dashboards to improve observability into product behavior and performance 
  • Proven track record of collaboration with a variety of decision-makers to drive impact
  • Experience delivering insights and recommendations not just data
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and organizational & project management skills

Bonus if you have 

  • AB testing design and experimentation experience
  • Experience with product analytics tools for product user engagement

What you get:

  • A fast-paced and collaborative environment
  • Learning and development allowance
  • Competitive compensation and opportunity for advancement
  • 100% medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Up to 25K reimbursement for fertility, adoption, and parental planning services
  • Flexible PTO policy
  • Monthly wellness stipend, home office stipend

*The base salary for this position will vary based on geography and other factors.  In accordance with Colorado law, the base salary for this role if filled within Colorado is $130,000-$175,000. 

Equal Employment Opportunities at Checkr

Checkr is committed to hiring talented and qualified individuals with diverse backgrounds for all of its tech, non-tech, and leadership roles. Checkr believes that the gathering and celebration of unique backgrounds, qualities, and cultures enriches the workplace. Checkr also welcomes the opportunity to consider qualified applicants with prior arrest or conviction records. Checkr’s commitment to diversity extends to hiring talented individuals in spite of a prior criminal history in accordance with local, state, and/or federal laws, including the San Francisco’s Fair Chance Ordinance


Tags: Airflow Data Analytics Data Warehousing Engineering Looker Machine Learning Python R Snowflake SQL Testing Unstructured data UX

Perks/benefits: Career development Competitive pay Fertility benefits Flex hours Flex vacation Gear Health care Home office stipend Startup environment Transparency Wellness

Regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
Country: United States
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