Sr HR Data Analytics

Distributed, Global

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Reporting into the Sr. Manager of People Analytics, you will be an integral member of the HR Analytics function. You will help bring our strategy to life and provide input and guidance along the way. You have experience building enterprise-wide critical HR metrics and dashboards to provide data to partners when they need it. You have a proven understanding of analytics and thoroughly enjoy sharing your insights.

You can operate in ambiguity, adapt quickly to a changing environment, take a global view and have a passion for bringing people insights to the business. You know that sometimes laughter is indeed the best solution.

What you will be doing

  • Building out insights and analyses to guide partners to make more data informed decisions around their people
  • Translate data into digestible formats and thoughtful narratives.
  • Assess, develop, and build (where needed) a flexible data model able to aid in the creation of thoughtful and sophisticated analytics.
  • Partner with HR and Business Leaders to provide business insights, dashboards and analytics.
  • Cultivate positive relationships with leaders across HR.
  • Perform analyses supporting key corporate and business initiatives leading to data driven insights.
  • Build automated, scalable, solutions.

What you will bring

  • 3 to 5 years of analytical experience providing insights and recommendations to executive level partners
  • Experience building out data warehouses and data models to enable creation of dashboards
  • Experience building executive level dashboards in Tableau (or willingness to learn Tableau)
  • Proficiency in an analytical programming language (R/Python/Scala/Julia,etc.)
  • Solid understanding of Workday, Alteryx, and ServiceNow
  • Willingness to quickly adapt and learn new tools to deliver the end result
  • Understanding of SOAP APIs (specifically Workdays) a major plus
  • Strategic, critical problem solver who isn’t afraid to get into the weeds; real passion for problem solving
  • Ability to build effective work relationships at all levels of the organization, influence behavior, and lead change
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • High degree of integrity and honesty; ability to exercise confidentiality and neutrality in sophisticated and critical situations.
  • A sense of humor and ability to roll with the punches definitely a plus.

Additional Information - We Take Care of Our People

As a distributed company, diversity drives our identity. Whether you’re looking to launch a new career or grow an existing one, Elastic is the type of company where you can balance great work with great life. Your age is only a number. It doesn’t matter if you’re just out of college or your children are; we need you for what you can do.

We strive to have parity of benefits across regions and while regulations differ from place to place, we believe taking care of our people is the right thing to do.

  • Competitive pay based on the work you do here and not your previous salary
  • Health coverage for you and your family in many locations
  • Ability to craft your calendar with flexible locations and schedules for many roles
  • Generous number of vacation days each year
  • Double your charitable giving - We match up to $1500 (or local currency equivalent)
  • Up to 40 hours each year to use toward volunteer projects you love
  • Embracing parenthood with minimum of 16 weeks of parental leave

Different people approach problems differently. We need that. Elastic is committed to diversity as well as inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to the principles of affirmative action. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. If you require any reasonable accessibility support, please email

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