Business Data Analyst

Posted 17 days ago
Main Location
Menlo Park, CA, United States
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Facebook is seeking a passionate, seasoned Business Data Analyst who will design, architect, and evolve our infrastructure and data models in support of our Enterprise Engineering Operations services. This position is responsible for partnering with our global internal stakeholders and data engineering teams to build and maintain optimal data warehouse solutions and data marts; design and implement data integrity and data quality processes across ETL and database design. Allowing our teams to access critical information in the right place, at the right time.Successful candidates for this team will have a bias toward action, meticulous attention to detail, as well as the ability to understand abstract concepts and can manage ambiguity. The perfect candidate will be an experienced business data analyst or data architect with solid contributions in a data-driven environment, is focused on results, a self-starter, and have demonstrated success in contributing to the growth and success of a business.

  • Design, optimize, and maintain effective database solutions and data models for the storage and retrieval of data
  • Analyze, visualize, and generate insights by designing and implementing reporting solutions to support various company initiatives.
  • Partner with Data Engineering to aid development of core datasets that empower operational and exploratory analysis.
  • Work with business to analyse and document structural requirements for new systems and applications, designing conceptual and logical data models and flowcharts
  • Research and properly evaluate sources of information to determine possible limitations in reliability or usability
  • Plan and manage projects of data integrity/data quality improvement and replenishment initiatives
  • Define governance structures and processes to manage information, supporting legal/regulatory, risk, strategic and operational requirements
  • Assist in migration of data from legacy systems to new solutions
  • Recommend solutions to improve new and existing database systems
  • Monitor and optimise performance by performing regular tests, troubleshooting and integrating new features.
  • Offer support by responding to system problems in a timely manner

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Degree in business or IT related discipline, or equivalent related experience.
  • 5+ years of proven work experience as a Business Data Analyst, Data Architect, Data Scientist, Data Engineer or similar role
  • Hands-on experience in querying and working on large datasets.
  • Strong knowledge of database structure principles and data mining, ETL processes and designs
  • Strong data architecture, data modeling, schema design and effective data management skills
  • Proven organizational and analytical abilities and outstanding problem solver
  • Familiarity with data visualization tools (e.g. Tableau or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of data modeling and database technologies.
  • Proven experience in learning new data tools quickly and executing in these tools

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Degree in business or IT related discipline, or equivalent related experience.
  • 5+ years of proven work experience as a Business Data Analyst, Data Architect, Data Scientist, Data Engineer or similar role
  • Hands-on experience in querying and working on large datasets.
  • Strong knowledge of database structure principles and data mining, ETL processes and designs
  • Strong data architecture, data modeling, schema design and effective data management skills
  • Proven organizational and analytical abilities and outstanding problem solver
  • Familiarity with data visualization tools (e.g. Tableau or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of data modeling and database technologies.
  • Proven experience in learning new data tools quickly and executing in these tools

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Business Data Analyst
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