Head of Competitive Intelligence & Strategy

Lyft, San Francisco, CA

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

Lyft is hiring a Head of Competitive Intelligence & Strategy to build and lead a world-class cross functional team that provides competitive insights and strategy recommendations to executives and stakeholders across the company. You are a natural leader who is both a vision builder and an exceptional executor. You will work across the company to support strategic decisions with the goal of always making Lyft the preferred ridesharing platform for drivers and passengers.


  • Intelligence Gathering: You will design and implement effective ways of gathering valuable industry and competitor intelligence
  • Leadership: You will lead a high-performing matrixed team that consists of operations managers, researchers, and analysts
  • Strategy Building & Executive Alignment: You will work closely with Lyft’s executives to ensure that the insights you produce inform our strategic plan
  • Ownership: End-to-end, you'll own everything from headcount planning to procurement of tools and resources


  • 8+ years of experience in a combination of operations, consumer business market research, and data analytics
  • You can quickly build and communicate valuable insights from vast amounts of data
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams consisting of technical and non-technical hires
  • Demonstrated excellence in managing a service-oriented team, where you designed project intake, resource management and the final deliverables
  • You are natural at executive-level conversations
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.

About Lyft

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