About Booster

Do you want to impact the lives of nearly all Americans by eliminating the errand of going to the gas station? Do you want to impact the lives of everyone by eliminating the errand of going to the gas station? Booster has redesigned the infrastructure to deliver gas and replaced the gas station with an app. Our technology and operational expertise enable Booster to deliver fresh gas at the same price as traditional gas stations. This is a difficult problem to master and we are making it happen. Every day, we solve incredibly hard problems to create an experience for our customers that is absolutely magical.

Booster is powered by data. We are creating the best way for consumers and businesses to get gas by applying data, algorithms and machine learning to problems in logistics, retail, personalization, pricing and more.

Are you interested in working at the intersection of applied quantitative research, engineering development, and data science? If so, this is the job for you.

About the Role

The Booster Operations Team is looking for a passionate and solution-oriented Operations Data Analyst to develop and implement analytical solutions that deepen our collective understanding of customers, influence innovation, and deliver actionable insights to accelerate the growth and efficiency of Booster operations.

This position requires a deep quantitative domain expertise along with the ability to manage internal and external stakeholder teams. You will be responsible for delivering key insights to the operations team, the development of core KPIs and metrics, partnering to design optimized schedules and routes, balancing supply and demand, and analyzing and providing guidance on process stability and quality, with a keen focus on data quality and completeness.

You must be passionate about and undaunted by an operations engine with trucks, drivers, complex supply chains, and rapid growth. Successful candidates will be entrepreneurial, discontent with the status-quo and obsessed with improving anything they touch.

Responsibilities

  • Delight customers

  • Work on a dynamic and constantly changing delivery platform

  • Ensure customer orders are planned efficiently and delivered on time

  • Come up with scalable solutions to continuously evolving logistics problems

  • Build predictive models

  • Forecast supply and demand

  • Optimize delivery network and dispatch operations

  • Forecast consumer demand

  • Estimated time of arrival

  • Partner with Operations and Technology leaders to build data-centric solutions to business impact

  • Help us realize a data-informed culture and teach people how to Think Like A Scientist

  • Find other exciting problems to solve

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Operations Research, Applied Mathematics or a related field

  • Comfortable with research methodologies to address abstract business and product problems with utmost precision, while staying grounded in common sense. Makes complex problems simple.

  • 4+ years of strong quantitative industry experience (2+ years with a PhD)

  • Expertise in mathematical optimization and implementing tailored solution approaches

  • Experience in data mining, predictive modeling and statistical analysis

  • Solid common sense and business acumen

  • Writing production applications using Python, R, and SQL

  • Superior analytical skills and a strong sense of ownership in your work

  • Self-motivated drive to build, launch and iterate on products

  • Comfortable giving definition to ambiguous problems, can do this independently with limited guidance

 

Benefits

  • Stay healthy: 100% employer paid medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance coverage

  • Refuel: open vacation policy, take the time you need, when you need it

  • Monthly team building events (yoga, safari adventures, wine blending, paint nights and bocce tournaments to name a few…)

  • Early Stock Options at a fast-growing startup with a strong VC backing

Individuals seeking employment at Booster are considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or medical condition (except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification), genetic information, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.

Booster does not discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed

Booster doesn't accept unsolicited agency resumes and won't pay fees to any third-party agency or firm that doesn't have a signed agreement with Booster.

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