Data Analyst

Short Description

We're changing the way people think about transportation. Not that long ago we were just an app to request premium black cars in a few metropolitan areas.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:
  • Incorporate User Experience: Deeply understand what matters most to customers and use these insights to optimize the user experience
  • Champion for Data: Improve data access and integrity through building and maintaining effective dashboards and collaborating with Engineering to improve data accuracy and reliability
  • Manage Stakeholders: Create effective working relationships with stakeholders by managing objectives and expectations and ensure we make data-driven decisions regarding product
  • Explore Data: Proactively explore quantitative and qualitative data to identify product opportunities and discover product insights
  • Define Metrics: Develop key success metrics critical for evaluating product success from a business and user perspective
  • Experiment: Conduct experiments (e.g., A/B and switchbacks) to evaluate the impact of new product features
  • Solve Problems: Tackle problems in creative and logical ways and consistently brainstorm alternative solutions
  • Distill Complicated Information: Translate complicated models and algorithms for non-data-savvy stakeholders and tell compelling, concise stories with data
  • Drive Insights Through Data: Provide insights and actionable recommendations for business stakeholders based on deep analysis and alignment with business goals
  • Connect Science with Business: Prioritize problems using business intuition and approach solutions with deep scientific rigor
  • Collaborate Cross-functionally: Partner and collaborate with teams across the organization to remove roadblocks and unlock new opportunities.

Skills Required:
  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in a quantitative discipline such as Economics, Statistics, Computer Science, or Engineering
  • 2-4 years relevant experience in product or data analytics
  • Experience defining user-experience and business metrics
  • Proficiency with SQL or a scripting language such as R or Python
  • Experience using experimentation to analyze the impact of new features (e.g., A/Bs, multi-variate testing, switchbacks, casual impact, etc)
  • Experience working with large / diverse data sets
  • Experience telling stories with data to both technical and non-technical audiences and creating clear and compelling visualizations to convey complex data
  • Experience managing stakeholders including strong communication and presentation skills

Nice to Have
  • Experience in product strategy and development
  • Experience working with a two-sided Marketplace
  • Strong coding skills (e.g., R, Python)
  • Strong statistics, economics, engineering, or mathematics background
  • Experience with data pipeline management

Data Analyst
Mid-Senior-level Transportation Full-time Analyst Data Analyst
Uber is evolving the way the world moves. By connecting riders to drivers through our apps, we make cities more accessible?opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for drivers. From our founding in 2009 to our launches in 600+ cities today, Uber's rapidly expanding global presence continues to bring people and their cities closer.