Operations Lead - Southern California

Lyft, Los Angeles, CA

Lyft is your friend with a car, whenever you need one

Lyft is looking for an Operations Lead with a proven track record of leading and executing analytically-driven projects. You’ll work with the SoCal leadership team and other operations team members who are focused on activating and supporting Lyft drivers in SoCal.


  • Lead execution and management of special projects across SoCal ranging from building the driver community, to evaluating the ROI of growth initiatives, to organizing Lyft's presence at major events and festivals
  • Manage and analyze operational data using SQL, spreadsheets and other analytical tools
  • Develop a detailed understanding of Lyft's regions across Southern California, and identify areas for continuous improvement
  • Develop, implement and constantly refine operational business processes


  • 3+ years of experience in an analytics role or equivalent; management consulting, investment banking or startup experience a plus
  • B.S. in economics, applied math, statistics, engineering or other quantitative field
  • Comfortable working with very large, complex data sets
  • Experience with SQL
  • Experience building models in Excel
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; extremely attentive to detail
  • Cross-functional leader who excels at building relationships and is comfortable leading business partners
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize relentlessly
Lyft is an EEO employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce, and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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