Business Analyst, Express Drive

Lyft, San Francisco, CA

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

Express Drive is a key driver growth lever for Lyft, extending our mission of eliminating the need for individual car ownership for drivers by making it easier than ever to get on the road. If you want to drive for Lyft and need access to a vehicle, the Express Drive team is creating flexible solutions to serve you.

As a member of Express Drive’s Business Analytics team, you’ll be the nerve center for decisions across Operations, Product, Marketing, and Finance. You’ll ask questions and drive insights to scale our business-within-a-business quickly and efficiently while building a best-in-class experience for our drivers. If you’re motivated by determining what matters most and executing on those insights, this is the role for you.


  • Shape strategy for one of Lyft’s most critical supply channels through deep understanding of our drivers and our business
  • Uncover new areas of opportunity and leverage for scaling Express Drive
  • Develop frameworks and deliver analyses to guide decision-making and prioritization across functions
  • Build and automate models and reporting to provide regional and national teams with actionable insights on volume, efficiency, and driver experience
  • Serve as a business partner to all levels of the organization as you take projects from idea to execution
  • Present findings, recommendations, and results to org and company leadership


  • At least 2 years of analytical business experience (management consulting, investment banking, corporate strategy, or equivalent)
  • Ability to independently break down large datasets and synthesize inputs from multiple sources
  • Advanced financial and scenario modeling skills
  • Strong product and user experience sense
  • Ability to craft a compelling story and concisely present recommendations across teams and levels
  • Balance between intellectual curiosity and the desire to roll up your sleeves and execute
  • Passion for creating accessible and efficient transportation solutions
  • Proficiency in SQL or a desire to learn
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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