Lead Business Analyst

  • Business Group
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Full Time
Flexe delivers enterprise-grade technology to deliver innovative eCommerce fulfillment, retail distribution, same-day delivery, and network capacity programs to the Fortune 500. Ready to join the team transforming the $1.6T logistics industry?
The Flexe Analytics team is looking for a Lead Business Analyst to join the Flexe team to mine insights from our data that enable the organization to make calculated, informed decisions. Reporting to the Manager of Business Analytics, this role will strive to improve productivity and effectiveness for both our internal teams and external customers and warehouse partners. The ideal candidate has exceptional analytical, communication, and technical skills. Candidates should possess a natural curiosity for technology and drive to build out our Business Intelligence platform.

Responsibilities

  • Lead­ing com­plex ana­lyt­ics projects:
  • Part­ner with exter­nal and inter­nal stake­hold­ers across the orga­ni­za­tion to dis­cov­er and refine the busi­ness prob­lems they are try­ing to solve.
  • Care­ful­ly select meth­ods, tech­niques, and eval­u­a­tion cri­te­ria for obtain­ing results.
  • Decon­struct projects into pieces that can be devel­oped by mul­ti­ple teams and mul­ti­ple analysts.
  • Coor­di­nate smooth imple­men­ta­tions with all stake­hold­er­sCon­tin­u­ous­ly check back with stake­hold­ers to ensure the solu­tion is solv­ing their prob­lems and iden­ti­fy oppor­tu­ni­ties for con­tin­u­ous improvement.
  • Devel­op, define, and track com­pa­ny-wide KPIs with scal­able and secure dash­boards that dri­ve oper­a­tional qual­i­ty and mea­sure pro­gres­sion towards orga­ni­za­tion­al goals.
  • Ana­lyze ware­house activ­i­ty and labor data to deliv­er infor­ma­tion to our ware­house part­ners in con­sum­able ways that increase their per­for­mance against SLAs and oper­a­tional efficiency.
  • Ana­lyze cus­tomers’ flow of goods and deliv­er insights to them that enable them to man­age their busi­ness and opti­mize their logis­tics network.
  • Force mul­ti­pli­er — set the stan­dard for ana­lyt­i­cal excel­lence with­in the team.
  • Coach and men­tor fel­low team mem­ber­sPro­vide con­struc­tive direc­tion to peers regard­ing accu­ra­cy, scal­a­bil­i­ty, and best practices.

Requirements

  • 8+ years as an ana­lyst with hands-on expe­ri­ence using analytical/​statistical methods.
  • An under­stand­ing of BI solu­tions best prac­tices and com­mon pit­falls from archi­tec­tur­al design, data source, inges­tion, stor­age, analy­sis and visualization.
  • High­ly ana­lyt­i­cal and proven abil­i­ty to solve prob­lems with no instruc­tion on day-to-day work and col­lab­o­rate on meth­ods and pro­ce­dures for new assignments.
  • Proven abil­i­ty to man­age your work­load, orga­nize and pri­or­i­tize tasks, and clear­ly com­mu­ni­cate status.
  • Strong rela­tion­al data­base back­ground with hands-on expe­ri­ence build­ing reports and dash­boards. Pre­ferred tool set: SQL, Look­er, Excel, Jira, Con­flu­ence, Metabase, Python, Git and oth­er Busi­ness Intel­li­gence tools.
  • Logis­tics, ware­hous­ing, or sup­ply chain expe­ri­ence pre­ferred­Pre­fer bachelor’s degree in Com­put­er Sci­ence, Math­e­mat­ics, Sta­tis­tics, Applied Math­e­mat­ics, Engi­neer­ing, Busi­ness or relat­ed experience.
  • Must be autho­rized to work in the US. We will not be spon­sor­ing visas for this role at this time.

Ben­e­fits

The ben­e­fits pack­age at Flexe is thought­ful­ly designed to help peo­ple lead healthy lives in and out­side of work.

  • Health ben­e­fits for individual:
    • Den­tal and vision are cov­ered 100%
    • Med­ical is cov­ered 100% for HSA or a tiny pre­mi­um for PPO.
  • 401k Match­ing Program
  • Inter­net Stipend, while we’re 100% work from home
  • $300 Work from home office reimbursement
  • 20 days of PTO13 Total Holidays
    • 10 com­pa­ny hol­i­days (We’ve added June­teenth to our list of hol­i­days observed)
    • 2 float­ing holidays
    • Take your birth­day off!
  • Paid Parental Leave & Bereave­ment Leave
  • Paid Vol­un­teer Time
  • Indus­try learn­ing ini­tia­tives with talks, demos, site vis­its. Etc.

Work­ing at Flexe

Here are a few perks that make day to day work at Flexe even more enjoyable:

  • Choice of Mac­Book or PC and mon­i­tor set­up, and height-adjustable stand­ing desk
  • Locat­ed in his­toric Pio­neer Square; restau­rants, bars, shops, and mass tran­sit hub
  • Phil­an­throFlexe pro­gram. A quar­ter­ly pro­gram where we give back to the com­mu­ni­ty through vol­un­teer work, fundrais­ing dri­ves, etc.

We look forward to hearing from you.