Analytics Lead - New York

Lyft, New York, NY

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Lyft is looking for a smart, analytical thinker to help us better understand the biggest challenges facing our business, specifically in New York. You’ll work closely with our local operations and marketing teams to better understand market dynamics and help them make better business decisions using data driven analysis.

Our markets are growing rapidly, and we are looking for an experienced analytics expert that can quickly assess market conditions, diagnose problems, and make data-driven recommendations within short periods of time.


  • Conduct analytical deep dives into your market to understand passenger behavior, driver behavior and competitive dynamics
  • Diagnose problems and identify drivers for growth
  • Build and deploy re-usable decision making tools and reports to streamline processes
  • Communicate insights to stakeholders and work with operations teams to implement recommendations
  • Forecast high-level KPIs for the market


  • 3+ years of experience in an analytics role or equivalent; management consulting or startup experience a plus
  • B.S. in economics, applied math, statistics, engineering or other quantitative field
  • Comfortable working with very large data sets
  • Experience with SQL
  • Experience building models in Excel
  • Experience with data visualization and BI tools like Tableau
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; extremely attentive to detail
  • 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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