Purple Innovations Business Intelligence Analyst in Lehi, Utah
Business Intelligence Analyst
HQ- Lehi - Lehi, UT
Purple is a digitally-native vertical brand with a mission to help people feel and live better through innovative comfort solutions. To us, comfort means more than great products, it means empowering every employee to feel comfortable being themselves. We believe your career at Purple will be a one-of-a-kind “Career in Comfort” because our workforce is one-of-a-kind. We are committed to a culture of collaboration where every voice is heard and understood. As an innovation company at our core, we believe a diversity workforce brings better insights, solutions and products and serves as the backbone to bettering our company. Join with us as we add to our team of exceptional individuals who will help us take over the world — one mattress at a time.
Do you love data? Do you want to make a huge impact at an awesome company? As a Business Intelligence Analyst at Purple, you will own all things BI. We have abundant clean data, a fantastic team and a killer Looker platform, but we need somebody to make it awesome. You’ll bring thought-leadership and technical expertise to build and maintain scalable reporting and self-service data exploration. We are building out the BI team and will be hiring multiple people for this role.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Build, maintain and administer Looker as the primary BI tool; own the adoption and effective use of Looker.
Apply best practices with regards to LookML models, looks, and dashboards
Drive training and adoption of Looker as a reporting / data exploration platform, host training sessions and “Looker hours”
Develop and own the LookML models as we grow and mature our use of Looker
Validate data accuracy, identify error sources, and control content access for security.
Create and maintain a centralized knowledge base (data & metric glossaries, catalog of reports & dashboards) to simplify and promote the ease of data-driven decision making
Work with data engineering to construct architectural data solutions
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIREMENTS
2+ years of experience with hands-on development on BI platforms (preferably Looker)
Must have strong expertise in SQL: CTEs, Analytic functions, etc.
Experience in data visualizations, scheduling and sharing looks and dashboards, table calculations, looker expressions, custom and advanced filters, and impacts of pivoting.
Strong knowledge of best practices around designing dashboards, fundamentals of caching and reporting tools: Tableau, Excel, Power BI, etc.
Able to work collaboratively and manage multiple projects concurrently.
NICE TO HAVE
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field (Computer Science, Information Systems, Economics, Statistics, At least 2 years of experience in LookML development
Statistical background a plus
Experience with ETL and/or dataflow technologies (especially Airflow)
Experience and strong knowledge in data warehousing concepts, big data technologies, and analytics platforms
BENEFITS AND PERKS
Medical, Dental, Vision
Earn a Mattress
Amazing Purple Products
WHY WORK AT PURPLE?
Make your mark: We value innovative thinking. At Purple, you will be empowered to bring your ideas to life as we work together to improve people’s lives through comfort.
Gain unique experience: Be a part of one of the fastest growing companies in Utah! The contributions you make will matter at Purple as the company continues to grow with you.
Awesome culture: Join the tight-knit team at Purple and you can enjoy working alongside industry experts, making close friends, and annual employee appreciation events.
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