Senior Data Analyst

We work with awesome people every day. We don’t mean “awesome” like how other people use “awesome”—in some conjunctive form with “sauce” or “balls.” We really mean it. We work with some of the greatest people in the tech industry here at GrubHub. We’re looking for more.

GrubHub leads in the mobile food-ordering industry with a portfolio of brands that includes GrubHub, Seamless, MenuPages and Allmenus. We’re dedicated to connecting hungry diners with local restaurants. With offices in New York City, Chicago and London, GrubHub supports every order with 24/7 customer service.

We want you to enjoy where you work. Who you work with. What you work on. At GrubHub, you can order your cake and eat it too.

About the Opportunity:

As a Senior Data Analyst in the Data League organization, you will work closely with business units and engineering teams to cultivate a deep understanding of the ever-evolving systems, processes, and most importantly, data upon which our business runs.  You will use this understanding to transform our data and big data into supporting data structures, metrics, reports, dashboards, and ad hoc analysis providing actionable insights to inform and improve decision-making at all levels of the business.

Some Challenges You’ll Tackle:

  • Develop a deep familiarity with myriad data sources including operational databases, big data platforms, messaging frameworks, internal tools, and external integrations

  • Identify and document the business logic required to clean, normalize, and model disparate source data into a conformed and dimensional representation of our business

  • Understand the complex lineage of our data end-to-end; from source systems, to the data warehouse and data marts, all the way down to analytic products and constituent business metrics

  • Take ownership of our data and constantly improve its quality and integrity; proactively identify data quality issues at every step and coordinate the implementation of required fixes and QA validations

  • Partner with business stakeholders to understand their unique analytic requirements and assist in the development of metrics, reports, dashboards, visualizations and the design of schemas and data flows to enable them

You Should Have:

  • 5+ years experience analyzing and manipulating complex, large-volume data from a wide-range of production systems and data platforms:

  • Very strong SQL skills!

  • Experience with a variety of data modeling techniques  - emphasis on dimensional star schemas

  • Experience working with a variety of reporting and analytic platforms and tools (Tableau strongly preferred)

  • Strong quality assurance and business focus with keen attention to detail and good documentation habits

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills - can clearly and concisely communicate data concepts and issues to business users and engineers alike

Got These?  Even Better:

  • Strong data visualization skills (e.g. Tableau, D3)

  • Data modeling experience for Cassandra or other NoSQL column-stores)

  • Conceptual, non-technical understanding/familiarity with big data pipelines and flows

  • Experience with python or scala for sourcing, manipulating, and analyzing data

  • Experience working with big data e.g. Hadoop/Hive/Spark

And Of Course, Perks!:

  • Unlimited paid vacation days. Choose how your time is spent.

  • Never go hungry! We provide weekly GrubHub/Seamless credit.

  • Regular in-office social events, including happy hours, wine tastings, karaoke, bingo with prizes and more.

  • Company-Wide Initiatives encouraging innovation, continuous learning and cross-department connections.

We deliver favorites every day. Join us as we move eating forward.

Grubhub is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: DOL Poster. Grubhub is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to [email protected] and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

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