• Business Intelligence Specialist III- ObjectRocket

    Location(s) US-TX-Austin
    Req #
    Business Intelligence
  • Overview & Responsibilities


    ObjectRocket is a young company with big goals. We want to build the next generation of Database as a Service, and we need your help. We need folks who want to build something that hasn't been done yet, is hard, yet fantastically rewarding.


    We are located in the heart of beautiful downtown Austin, TX. Austin is highly regarded as a wonderful place to live, work, and play. It's the Live Music Capital of the World and has a serious night life.


    ObjectRocket has a fast paced, and exciting culture. We are a small team, and move quick. We are building something quite amazing and look to be leaders in our field and community. We are growing like crazy, we need more help!


    ObjectRocket is seeking a Business Intelligence Specialist to join our team. At ObjectRocket, a Business Intelligence Specialist is responsible for analyzing data gathered from all functions throughout our organization and to help us better understand our business. You will define and prioritize data requirements, publish regular data reports, and provide thorough communication to business owners.  A BI Specialist works with product owners to make improvements to ObjectRocket offerings based on conclusions and trends identified in your analysis.


    Job Responsibilities 


    In this role you will:

    • Group similar data sets together to provide reports and analysis
    • Compile data summaries and creates basic views and reports
    • Merge, transform, manipulate, and create datasets into required format for analysis
    • Graph, chart, plot, and summarize data
    • Analyze customer feedback, behavior data, and recognize patterns and consistencies
    • Work under minimal supervision on complex projects
    • Apply business knowledge to analyzes and interpret data sets and identify root causes of problems and performance exposures
    • Prepare summaries, presentations, and graphic representations of data analysis results
    • Work with managers to present findings and analysis
    • Makes recommendations, based on business objectives and available data sources, to incorporate new analytical and reporting tools

    Required Qualifications:

    • Bachelor degree in math, statistics, business or a related field
    • 5 years or more years of progressively responsible experience in analytics and reporting
    • General knowledge of data assets, data requirements, and data reporting
    • Intermediate skills in publishing regular updates on data requirements and trends
    • Advanced capabilities with SQL
    • Ability to provide thorough work, attention to detail, and consistently accurate reporting
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and the ability to communicate with a range of customers (executives to front-line personnel)
    • Basic understanding of ObjectRocket’s corporate structure, strategy and products
    • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft office
    • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel
    • Strong quantitative skills
    • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
    • Ability to use professional concepts and apply company policies and procedures to resolve a variety of issues
    • Ability to communicate technical info and ideas so others will understand

    Guru (Preferred) Qualifications: 

    • 5+ years’ experience using SQL for the purpose of data analysis and reporting
    • Proficiency in at least one statistical analysis tool such as R, SAS, and/or Weka
    • Knowledge of common data structures and ability to write efficient code in at least one language preferably Java/C++/ Python/Perl/.Net
    • Experience with distributed databases and query languages like Hive/Pig/Sawzall and/or general map reduce computing