oDesk, the world’s largest and fastest-growing online workplace, is looking for a Business Intelligence Analyst to help provide the data, analytics and business insights that will shape the strategy and direction of oDesk. For those with a passion for data, this is your chance to make a meaningful mark with a company that is changing the way the world works.
As a Business Intelligence Analyst at oDesk, you will provide the Planning & Analysis team with the information they need to run the business. While you will report into the Planning & Analysis group, your impact will be felt in all departments across oDesk.
Build a “self-service” model for teams throughout the company to get timely access to the data needed to answer critical business questions
Work closely with a team of business analysts (Finance, Marketing, Operations) and help support their data needs on an ad-hoc basis
Help institutionalize findings through automation of reports and dashboards
Systematically identify and resolve any data quality issues that arise
Ultimately, create a “single source of truth” for the entire business to trust and refer to
Passion for data, likes drinking data from a firehouse
5+ years working as a BI Analyst / Architect in an Enterprise Data Warehouse / BI team
Excellent SQL and Excel skills
Expert dimensional data modeling skills
History of building reports and demonstrated knowledge of BI tools that can support the intense data needs of a fast-growing and evolving organization
Ability to identify and resolve data quality issues
Detail-oriented and results-driven
Independent worker, but also a strong team-player
oDesk is where the world goes to work! We are the world’s largest online workplace, connecting savvy businesses with independent professionals across the globe. Businesses empowered their growth by spending more than $78 million on oDesk’s platform for online talent in Q1 2012. oDesk has been featured in Forbes, the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, the New York Times, and was featured in 2011 as one of the top ten fastest growing privately owned companies in Silicon Valley.