Data Analyst

Intelligence Alexandria, Virginia
Jul 24, 2018
Nov 28, 2018
Analyst, Business
Full Time
Data Analyst

Are you excited to use data to unlock actionable, high value business insights? Have you ever fought the urge to shout “data WHOA” after completing an analysis?

Then you may be just who we're looking for to join our Business Intelligence team!

Our purpose at The Motley Fool is to “Help the World Invest -- Better,” and we on the BI team strive to democratize the data and deliver analyses that enable our customers and all Fools to do just that -- Better! You'll work with our Motley team of BI analysts, data scientists, marketers, designers, product managers, and customer experience experts to bring new insights. This role is best suited for a strategic thinker with the ability to understand business strategy, provide consultative business analysis, and leverage technical aptitude to create insightful and effective reporting. Our Business Intelligence Fools have a passion to dive deep, and they have a track record in process improvement to prove it!

You might be a good fit if you:

Consider yourself a scientist: Whether you have a formal background in data science or just love to experiment, we're looking for someone who can delve deep into large data sets to build clear, compelling analyses that unlock creative tests and high-impact breakthroughs across the company
Are curious and love to learn: Do you take things apart to understand how they work? Do you thrive when you are learning something new every day? Great, us too! Our ability to deliver actionable and useful insights for the organization requires that we understand the business, that we are interested in learning about our customers, and are curious enough to uncover the stories buried in the data. We're looking for someone with a proven ability to craft concise, actionable analyses and reports that tell a story about a business area or audience segment.

Collaborate and communicate effectively: At the Fool, the business intelligence team is like an internal consultants. We help teams across the company do their jobs better by identifying opportunities and informing data driven decisions. Our analyses are only useful if we collaborate with teams and leaders across Fooldom and communicate the results clearly.
Intermediate to advanced SQL, experience with Google Analytics and experience testing are a plus!

Sound like you? Then let's chat more! Here's how you can apply:

Send us your resume and cover letter that describe who you are, what you've done, and why you're excited about this role.