ACV’s mission is to build and enable the most trusted and efficient digital marketplaces for buying and selling used vehicles with transparency and comprehensive data that was previously unimaginable. We are powered by a combination of the world’s best people and the industry’s best technology.  At ACV, we are driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and rewarded with a work environment that enables each Teammate to impact the company from day one. ACV’s network of brands includes ACV Auctions, ACV Transportation and ACV Capital within its Marketplace Products as well as True360 and Data Services.

What you will be doing:

The Sr. Analytics Engineer’s primary objective is to guide ACV in identifying and meeting the needs of its customers. This role is focused primarily on directing analytic time towards the critical business needs of the future.

  • Build reports and dashboards to give stakeholders visibility into relevant metrics 
  • Develop and analyze large data sets 
  • Present recommendations on initiatives and influence stakeholders through data and thoughtful interpretation of findings 
  • Project ownership. Identifying and organizing key stakeholders, defining scope and timeline, and execution of implementation plan 
  • Design and conduct research to evaluate effectiveness of new initiatives in evaluation, reporting, and analysis to understand effectiveness of new initiatives and identify trends 
  • Perform as an internal consultant to varying business groups on all analytics related matters 
  • With no supervision required, present analysis of a business area to stakeholders and support follow on questions, converting business questions into technical requirements 
  • Own the full scope of a project, including iterative requirement capture and refinement, while avoiding scope creep
  • Train and mentor Analytics Engineers and walk them through development and delivery of a project scope 
  • Develop and deliver plans for Analytics Organization and/or Technical Growth 
  • Project ownership. Identifying and organizing key stakeholders, defining scope and timeline, and execution of implementation plan
  • Design and develop programs that will advance ACV towards a future state of business analysis and execution using company and external data
  • Act with no supervision in regards to identifying new business area requirements and projects, including design, delivery, deployment, monitoring, and optimization for a project 

What you will need:

  • BA/BS in Statistics, Operations Research, or similar computationally intensive degreen -or- college or university degree in Computer Science or relevant field
  • Masters or Ph.D. is ideal but not required and can be offset by experience in the field and a deep toolbox
  • 5-10 years of relevant, professional work experience related to position 
  • Experience designing and executing on major initiatives from the ground up
  • Experience delivering on projects using multiple toolkits and for multiple teams
  • Understanding of project management skills and the ability to implement those across multiple program 
  • Ability to navigate conflicting technical requirements and work collaboratively across projects towards a win-win solution 
  • Strong Experience with Python (strong emphasis on pandas, numpy, plotting) 
  • Strong Professional Experience with MySQL / BigQuery 
  • Experience with data visualization / dashboarding tools like Tableau 
  • Experience doing complex queries and transformations on large data set 
  • An expert in domain Data 
  • Good scripting and functional programming skills 
  • Expertise in exploratory data analysis and the basics of data-driven reasoning are a must

Nice to Have:  

  • Experience with distributed computation systems like Spark or Dask 
  • Experience on AWS or Google Cloud

What we offer:

  • Comprehensive benefits offerings for benefits eligible Teammates.
  • Unique culture that truly values each and every Teammate.
  • Career development and Future Growth Opportunities.

At ACV, we are committed to an inclusive culture in which every individual is welcomed and empowered to celebrate their true selves. We achieve this by fostering a work environment of acceptance and understanding that is free from discrimination. ACV is committed to being an equal opportunity employer regardless of sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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