Analytics Manager

Lyft, San Francisco, CA

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Analytics is a specialized, centralized, and cross-functional team that collaborates with product / engineering, growth, operations, and marketing to drive decision-making at Lyft. The team leads high-reaching projects, interacts regularly with our executive team, and develops key strategic frameworks for all business areas.

Our team is growing rapidly, and we’re looking for an analytics leader with the ability and experience to help us scale. As a leader on the team, you’ll be responsible for building and promoting the analytic frameworks Lyft uses to make decisions. You’ll be leading analysts, but also maintaining relationships and expectations from operational teams in the company. The ideal candidate is technically-minded, business-savvy, and impact-driven. If you’re sharp, highly analytical, resourceful, and can communicate complex ideas with ease, then we’d like to talk to you.


  • Build and lead a high-performing team of analysts and data scientists.
  • Lead and project manage technical work and analyses produced by the team.
  • Collaborate and partner with cross-functional leaders in product, engineering, marketing, finance, and operations.
  • Lead and prioritize deep dives into our data to uncover new product and business opportunities.
  • Develop analytical frameworks, roadmaps, and metrics for the team and broader organization
  • Represent the analytics team in key meetings and business reviews with our executive team and founders
  • Serve as a champion of sound decision-making at all levels of the company


  • 7+ years experience in an analytics role or equivalent; 3+ years management experience
  • B.S. in engineering, economics, applied math, statistics or other quantitative field; M.S or Ph.D. preferred
  • Proficient with SQL, standard statistical packages, and scripting languages
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; very high attention to detail
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment


  • Driven self-starter who will climb over obstacles and find ways to get the job done
  • Strategic problem solver who simplifies problems to their core elements and finds creative solutions
  • Strong analyst who is attentive to detail and sets a high bar for the teamInspiring leader with a driven, results-focused attitude
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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