Data Specialist

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Operations and Supply Chain


Posted: Aug 7, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114157037
Retail Business Intelligence is looking for a data specialist to support report automation and data analysis for Retail. Responsibilities will include extracting, cleaning and manipulating data from multiple systems for analysis, marketing, and research. This role will partner with IT to define easy-to-use data objects, and lead the creation of reports to support data driven decisions. The candidate for this role will work directly with business owners and must have a passion to understand the operational value of data.

Key Qualifications

  • BS required, advanced degree in Statistics and/or Computer Science a plus
  • 5+ years of data extraction and front end report building (PHP or similar)
  • Proficient with data access/preparation methods using Teradata SQL and relational databases
  • Proficient with scripting/glue languages like PHP or Python and web-technologies like HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work on multiple assignments with excellent attention to detail
  • Flexibility to handle directional changes and ability to support multiple deadline-specific projects while maintaining day-to-day business support
  • Self-motivated, driven individual who is comfortable working in a global, matrixed, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to comprehensively understand data elements, sources and relationships
  • Ability to build effective relationships in a cross-functional team environment
  • Unix programming/scripting experience a plus


Define how data is structured, organized and interpreted for consistent executive reporting. Define and automate campaigns using tools like UNICA Develop and implement reporting for data quality, data capture rates and monitor data quality Perform ad-hoc analytics to support incoming requests from business partners Engage with IT and project teams to ensure reporting requirements are covered Define, create and deploy meaningful metrics Develop and implement web reports and analytical tools based on business requirements Provide consultation and training to users of analytical tools

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