Web Analytics Data Analyst


Earnest Research is a VC-backed data innovation startup driven to change the way professionals understand consumer and business behavior. Working with world-class data partners, we transform raw data into a source for business and investment professionals to ask better questions so they can make better decisions. We believe, in the right hands, data has the power to change the way we work. 


The Data Analyst team at Earnest is passionate about finding signals in the noise of large datasets, and has a strong interest in technology, consumer trends, and the private and public markets.  Quantifying both macro and micro trends in the consumer economy is our primary focus. As a part of the group, you will be immersed in a fast-paced environment, with infinite opportunity to learn and grow. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated problem solver capable of applying big picture thinking without losing sight of the details.


  • Data Analysis
    • Create and maintain insight products on private and public companies
    • Explore datasets to identify and investigate trends within the consumer economy
    • Ensure accuracy and integrity of data
  • Client Relationships
    • Interface directly with clients to present data and explain our product offerings
    • Serve as an industry and subject-matter expert on analyses
  • Product Development
    • Identify new product opportunities and work closely with our engineering team to implement ideas
    • Evaluate new data sets for potential product opportunities
    • Seek out areas for operational improvement and take initiative to address them


  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, economics or a related discipline from a top tier college/university
  • 1 to 3 years of experience in an analytical-intensive role such as corporate strategy, investment banking, equity research, private equity, or management consulting
  • Exceptional Excel skills
  • Ability to synthesize large datasets into meaningful insights
  • Possesses the intellectual curiosity to investigate the “why” behind the numbers
  • Knowledge in accounting preferred
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Familiarity with SQL, Tableau or similar database tools preferred, but not required
  • Ability to handle confidential/sensitive information and exercise exceptional judgment

Benefits & Perks:

  • 100% company paid medical plan options (additional medical, dental and vision plans available too!) 

  • Health & fitness reimbursement program

  • 401K retirement plans with employer matching

  • Flexible and generous time off 

  • Pre-tax savings plans for public transportation and parking expenses

  • Fully stocked kitchen and cold brew on tap

  • Regular company happy hours, lunches & events

Earnest Research is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage people with a diverse range of backgrounds to apply.


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