Data Analyst

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State Farm
Analyst, Database, SQL, Analysis, Business Intelligence
Full Time
Travel not required

Job Description

Requisition ID:
Job Title:
Data Analyst

Number of Openings:
Palo Alto, CA

We are looking for an experienced Data Analyst to join our Senior Living Team. This team member will be responsible for developing, implementing and owning the execution of a data strategy designed to enable the extraction of relevant insights, support customer needs, inform product feature development, and ensure alignment with local and federal regulations.

Candidates Must Have Professional Experience with:
  • Designing, developing, and managing database solutions
  • Analyzing, modeling, interpreting, and visualizing data for actionable product insights
  • Implementing solutions on the AWS data management technology stack (S3, Lambda, Pinpoint, Athena, Cloud Watch and data/analytics tools)
  • AWS experience is highly preferred

Physical Database Build Skills
  • File systems, relational, columnar, key value, graph, search stores
  • Operational vs. analytic vs. metadata
  • Small data and big data builds
  • Structured and unstructured data
  • Database design
  • Database build
  • Database tuning
  • Database scaling
  • Indexing - primary, secondary, inverted
  • Query languages - SQL, search=

Data Domain Knowledge
  • Opportunistic, user created, sensor created
  • Internal data, external data (purchased and open)
  • Data structure and relationships

Data Analysis / Business Intelligence Skills
  • Translate transactional and event data to dimensional and columnar structures
  • Use of query languages
  • Data prep techniques
  • Data quality techniques
  • Data structure and relationships
  • Internal data, external data (purchased and open)
  • Use of query and reporting tools (vendor and open source)
  • Data visualization to support descriptive analytics
  • Dashboarding, scorecarding, reporting to support descriptive analytics

Items Of Note:
Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in the U.S. immediately; employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. work authorization (e.g. H-1B visa) for this opportunity.

What's in it for you:
  • Work with cutting edge technologies and business models
  • Contribute to brand new, patent-worthy, concepts and products.
  • Be part of small, self-empowered teams.
  • Participate in customizable skill-level and personal development training.
  • Opportunity to identify, research, and feed the development of new and experimental products.
  • Freedom to utilize different technologies, languages, and frameworks that apply to the problem being solved.
  • Influence and inform solution design efforts that consider performance, risk mitigation, user experience, and testability.
  • Participates in Design Thinking to identify personas, develop problem solving ideas, and pitch ideas to leadership as a team.
  • Competitive Benefits, Pay, and Bonus Potential.
  • Flexible work schedules. (Design your start and end time)
  • STEM Mentoring Opportunities: Give back to the community in your area of expertise through volunteering at STEM events for students!
  • Local volunteer opportunities.
  • 401k plan and fully funded pension.
  • A Learning Culture: Mentoring, Tuition Reimbursement, Health Initiatives, and more!

Employment Type:
Regular Full-Time


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Company Information

We have one of the largest developer communities in the country, utilizing the latest technologies in Open Source, Rules Engines and Server Oriented Architecture to develop responsive web-based and native mobile applications for both internal and external customers. Our data professionals are able to learn at one of the largest OLAP and Analytical environments in the world. Not to mention, our infrastructure professionals support one of the world's largest private networks with end-to-end connectivity between nearly 150,000 employees, agents, and agent team members at more than 21,000 State Farm locations.
Dice Id : RTL906969
Position Id : req12041
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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