Business Intelligence - Data Analyst

Yelp, San Francisco, CA

Connecting people with great local businesses

In addition to a good restaurant, Yelp loves data. Consequently, we are looking for a results-oriented Business Intelligence Engineer to join an awesome team that provides data visualization and data integration services.

The right candidate will be extremely proficient in data visualization tools like Tableau, skilled in data analysis, and proficient in using SQL and writing scripts. The ideal candidate is comfortable communicating with various levels of management to explore opportunities for deriving data insights and delivering meaningful dashboards.

What You Will Do:

  • Partner with internal business teams to derive requirements and drive the delivery of insightful data dashboards.
  • Work effectively with teammates and partners, following the Yelp Value of “Plays Well with Others”.
  • Develop subject matter expertise on Yelp’s data and unlock opportunities across the company to visualize insights inherent in the data.
  • Write complex SQL queries against Hadoop and Redshift.
  • Establish best practices for data visualization and enable us to scale.
  • Mentor other BI Engineers and evangelize the usage of data internally.

We Are Looking For:

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field with 5+ years professional experience in BI.
  • Strong experience using Tableau for the creation and automation of enterprise scale dashboards, standard reports, scorecards, and ad-hoc reports.
  • Comfort writing scripts in Python/Perl/bash, etc.
  • Experience in data modeling and working with star or snowflake schemas.
  • Understanding of financial management systems (e.g. Oracle), human capital management systems (e.g. Workday), and CRM systems (e.g. Salesforce) is a plus.
  • Knowledge of open source technologies like Kafka, Hadoop, Hive, Presto, and Spark is awesome.
  • Good communication skills and a sense of humor!
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

About Yelp

Yelp connects people with great local businesses. Our users have contributed approximately 127 million cumulative reviews of almost every type of local business, from restaurants, boutiques and salons to dentists, mechanics, plumbers and more. These reviews are written by people using Yelp to share their everyday local business experiences, giving voice to consumers and bringing “word of mouth” online.

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