Head of Business Intelligence

Lyft, San Francisco, CA

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Lyft’s fast growing data sets provide incredible opportunities to understand markets, improve our service, and push data engineering to its limit. Business Intelligence plays an important and unique role in processing data and presenting actionable information for business decision making.

We’re looking for an experienced leader who can help shape and scale the way Lyft consumes data. You will be building and managing the Business Intelligence team, which is responsible for tools and applications that enable decision makers to access data with high fidelity.

The ideal candidate is technically minded, business savvy, and exceptionally driven.


  • Recruit, lead, and manage a world-class team of business intelligence engineers and managers
  • Set goals and drive the overall roadmap for the Business Intelligence team
  • Work closely with Analytics, Data Science, and other internal stakeholders to scope business needs and design metrics
  • Partner with Data Platform team to evolve and scale the data models, tools, applications, and infrastructure to meet the business requirements
  • Serve as a champion of sound decision-making at all levels of the company


  • 10+ years experience in business intelligence, data engineering, or related area
  • Proven success building and leading teams with complex business goals
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in common analytical tools
  • Experience building data applications and tools; data visualization and frontend experience a bonus
  • Experience working with big data frameworks like Hadoop and Spark
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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