Senior Data Analyst

Remote (US)

Full Time
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Posted 3 weeks ago

Quick Take: Axios is a growth-stage startup dedicated to providing trustworthy, award-winning news content in an audience-first format. We're hiring a Senior Data Analyst!

Why it Matters: Our Senior Data Analyst will champion a data-informed culture by empowering others to use data to make responsible decisions, ask smart questions, and by performing complex ad-hoc analyses for key stakeholders. This person will collaborate with a variety of other teams and regularly provide insights and contexts to key stakeholders.

The Details: You must be a highly collaborative problem solver and capable of understanding how data is implemented, distributed, and consumed. An understanding of how to work with large amounts of data to support or refute a hypothesis is also essential in this role. A strong candidate should be able to analyze, translate and communicate effectively about data with product and engineering teams as well as other key stakeholders. The ideal candidate will have a passion for Axios, a collaborative spirit, and possess the following skills: 

  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Advanced proficiency with SQL 
  • Demonstrated experience in handling large data sets and relational databases (Postgres, MySQL, Redshift, etc)
  • Preferred experience working with hybrid and NoSQL databases (BigQuery, DynamoDB,  Redis, etc)
  • Experience working with business intelligence tools such as Looker, Tableau, et al
  • Ability to analyze large datasets to identify patterns/trends and apply statistical techniques
  • Experience performing advanced analytical techniques such as cohorting, user segmentation, and funnel analysis
  • Familiarity with data models and database design development
  • Ability to work with stakeholders, translate business requirements, and present findings
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A strong track record of collaborating effectively with colleagues at all levels 

Don’t Forget:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
  • Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
  • 401K
  • Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
  • Company equity
  • Commuter and cell phone benefit
  • A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture
  • Annual learning and development stipend

Additional pandemic-related benefits:

  • One mental health day per month
  • $100 monthly work-from-home stipend
  • Tele-mental health services 
  • OneMedical membership, including tele-health services 
  • Increased work flexibility for parents and caretakers 
  • Access to the Axios “Family Fund”, which was created to allow employees to request financial support when facing financial hardship or emergencies 
  • Weekly company-sponsored exercise and meditation classes 
  • Virtual company-sponsored social events
Job tags: BigQuery Business Intelligence Engineering Looker MySQL NoSQL Postgres Redshift SQL Tableau