Quick Take: Axios is a growth-stage startup dedicated to providing trustworthy, award-winning news content in an audience-first format. We’re hiring a Data Analyst!
Why it Matters: Our data analyst will champion a data-informed culture by empowering others to use data to make responsible decisions, ask smart questions, and by performing complex ad-hoc analyses for key stakeholders. This person will collaborate with a variety of other teams and regularly provide insights and contexts to key stakeholders.
The Details: You must be a highly collaborative problem solver and capable of understanding how data is implemented, distributed, and consumed. An understanding of how to work with large amounts of data to support or refute a hypothesis is also essential in this role. A strong candidate should be able to analyze, translate and communicate effectively about data with product and engineering teams as well as other key stakeholders. The ideal candidate will have a passion for Axios, a collaborative spirit, and possess the following skills:
Strong analytical skills and the ability to analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
Applied experience and proficiency with SQL
Demonstrated experience working with large data sets and relational databases (Postgres, MySQL, Redshift, BigQuery etc)
Ability to analyze large datasets to identify patterns/trends and apply statistical techniques
Experience with using business intelligence tools (Looker preferred, but not required)
Experience and comfort with data analysis and reporting for business stakeholders, external clients or product and technology teams
Familiarity with data modeling and common data warehouse schemas (Star, Snowflake)
Strong growth and curiosity driven mindset, with an interest in gaining experience working with a variety of stakeholders, translating business requirements, and presenting findings.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
A strong track record of collaborating effectively with colleagues
Python proficiency preferred, but not required.
Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
Commuter and cell phone benefit
A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture
Annual learning and development stipend
Additional pandemic-related benefits:
One mental health day per quarter
$100 monthly work-from-home stipend
Company-sponsored access to Ginger coaching and mental health support
OneMedical membership, including tele-health services
Increased work flexibility for parents and caretakers
Access to the Axios “Family Fund”, which was created to allow employees to request financial support when facing financial hardship or emergencies
Class pass discount
Virtual company-sponsored social events
To apply for this job please visit boards.greenhouse.io.