Location: Ottawa or Montreal
Shopify is looking for a Data Analyst. Have a look and get in touch if you think you're a fit.
- 1-3 years of SQL experience in an analytical setting
- Experience preparing data for statistics or data mining projects
Nice to Have's
- Strong analytical, quantitative, and problem-solving abilities;
- Comfortable in a quickly-changing environment;
- Experience solving real-world business problems with proven analytical techniques;
- Experience with data modelling (Entity Relationship or other) in a business intelligence environment;
- Knowledge of Hadoop, column store databases, or modern data analytics a plus.
- Understand the data and reporting needs of the the business teams with whom you will be working;
- Creating statistical models for experiment or prediction purposes;
- Authoring of reports and other data visualizations for the business;
- Deep dives into the data to provide insights into current business issues;
- Define metrics and custom reports to assist with the operational and strategic success of the team;
- Identify and integrate new sources of data into our data warehouse.
Ideally, you see yourself in one of the profiles below
- You provide essential insights via analytics, helping your project or initiative succeed;
- You enable your company to work more effectively with third parties via a strong emphasis on data;
- You have a combination of technical and business education and experience, and a history of using of data to help both; answer and ask meaningful questions.
Please include examples of your data capabilities, such as with data mining, open source, academic, or other non-confidential projects. We're very visual people. Make your application stand out with some memorable examples.
- Date Posted:
- Apr 1, 2014 4:00 AM PDT
Shopify is an Ottawa based commerce platform that allows anyone to easily sell online, at their retail location, and everywhere in between. Shopify offers a professional online storefront, a payment solution to accept credit cards, a point of sale system to power retail sales and a card reader to accept payments through a mobile phone. Shopify currently powers over 80,000 active online stores around the world,... more