Product Data Analyst

CarGurus, Cambridge, MA

Find and share automotive knowledge

CarGurus Product Management team is looking for Data Analysts across a range of experience levels to join our new Revenue Optimization and Analytics team. We are looking for strong technical skills to spearhead data analysis supporting the overall product and business strategy. The candidate will be excited to work with business intelligence tools, a variety of analytics techniques and analyzing complex data to arrive at insightful conclusions. We want people to drive business decisions and product development priorities. 

The candidate must be comfortable working cross-functionally with many departments and stakeholders to solve shared business problems. The candidate must be a self-starter, multi-tasker and work well under pressure to meet ongoing and overlapping deadlines within short time constraints. Successful individuals in this role will crave empowerment and ownership, have exceptionally high intellectual curiosity and have the tenacity to overcome hurdles on the road to creating better business solutions

What You’ll Do:

  • Work with the product, engineering, marketing, sales, and finance departments to ensure efficient and accurate reporting systems and data management platforms that scale with the business
  • Create business intelligence dashboards and data visualization tools to track product performance and cross-functional business objectives
  • Conduct ad hoc data mining and analysis to support exploration of hypotheses regarding performance of existing product features and opportunities for new product offerings
  • Maintain data integrity and “single source of truth” across multiple internal databases and reporting systems
  • Analyze results of product tests to inform iteration and product design and business strategy
  • Provide complex reporting on website usage, behavior patterns, and customer insights
  • Present data analysis, visualizations, and insights to key stakeholders

Who You Are:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required; Masters in a related field preferred (e.g. Economics, Math, Statistics, or Computer Science)
  • 2 to 7 years of experience in data analysis
  • Advanced level knowledge of SQL and database structures required
  • Working knowledge of various data analysis and reporting tools and comfort in getting up to speed on new tools (e.g. Looker, Tableau, or similar business intelligence tools)
  • Ability to work independently and in a cross-functional setting
  • Familiarity with web and mobile analytics datasets and A/B testing methodologies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and background in online advertising or related industry a plus


About CarGurus

At CarGurus, we believe a transparent car shopping experience is better for shoppers and sellers alike, and we innovate constantly to deliver on that promise. Today more than 20 Million (and growing) unique monthly visitors use our site and our mobile app to find their next car. With headquarters in Cambridge, MA, CarGurus has that "start-up feel"​ (we dislike meetings, play lots of foosball, have catered lunches and fun company outings—the list goes on). Unlike many start-ups, however, we have the advantage of being profitable (since 2010!) with sustained revenue growth. CarGurus is an engineering-driven company with a passion for data, and that drives everything from the speed at which we launch new products to the spirit of innovation that drives our company’s culture.

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