Senior Analyst, Visibility & Analytics

We are building the best in class digital freight forwarding platform and this group leads the creation of solutions to drive competitive differentiation and productivity improvement for Wayfair. This group interacts closely with Product, Engineering, Business Intelligence and Operations teams to perform analytics and provide visibility by building reporting solutions to the operations organization.

What You'll Do

  • Partner with internal customers (e.g. Ocean, Dray, Billing, Compliance, Asia) to identify the most impactful ways for data and analytics to drive decision making and accelerate profitable growth
  • Comprehend, extract, and massage information from large data sources to deliver business insights and recommendations
  • Become the subject matter expert for data and analytics within the business unit to ensure accurate and proper interpretation of core business metrics and consumer behavior
  • Perform deep-dive analysis, including the application of advanced analytical techniques, to solve some of the more critical and complex business problems around supply chain optimization
  • Develop data visualizations, including reports, dashboards, and analysis using BI solutions to distribute data insights in an easily digestible manner
  • Mentor and guide analysts in the team and help build a strong team

 

What You'll Need

  • Experience in analytics, business intelligence, data science or engineering role performing quantitative analysis
  • Proficient knowledge of SQL (incl. Aggregate functions, joins, etc.) or other structured programming language(s) (e.g. Python, Java, C)
  • Hands-on experience conducting quantitative analyses on large data sets. Experience with Excel (pivot tables, vlookup, etc.) and Tableau a plus
  • Analytical, creative, and innovative approach to solving problems
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • BA/BS or Masters in Computer Science, Economics, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, or other quantitative discipline field with strong academic record
  • Experience with RDBMS, Big data technology, OLAP technologies
  • Experience with Python, Java, C++
  • Experience working in supply chain operations is a plus

 

About Us

Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking. No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.

 

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