We're sorry, but this job has been closed. See other open jobs at Edmunds.com

Business Intelligence Analyst

Santa Monica, CA | Business Analytics

Job Description

The Edmunds.com is a world class analytics organization with an innovative suite of dealer products that connect automotive dealers with the almost 18 million vehicle shoppers that visit Edmunds.com each month. We are expanding our Analytics team and have created 5 new positions.   

Business intelligence is embedded into our day to day operations and this role will have the opportunity to work with web and business data to help drive business decisions.  We are a progressive front runner in using the most up to date BI tools with an emphasis on building a powerful reporting infrastructure. 

Our Analysts play a crucial role in supporting our Sales team in retaining our existing Dealer and OEM (automotive manufacturers) customers by continually improve the reporting quality and working with cross-functional teams to generate key insights, reports and analytics.

What You'll Do:

  • Develop, evaluate and refine analytic models using data to address business needs

  • Prepare visualizations of data in order to explain, persuade and tell a story

  • Provide recommendations to key stakeholders and support the business need

  • Create and produce forecasts, reports, ad hoc requests, dashboards, etc. utilizing our data warehouse and other data source systems and summarize your findings

  • Interact with multiple teams in different departments and define requirements for reporting

What You Need:

  • Strong analytical skills with a minimum of 2 years experience in business analytics is REQUIRED

  • ADVANCED technical skills in SQL & Excel is REQUIRED

  • Experience working with business data / web analytics is a huge plus

  • Polished presentation and communication skills (PowerPoint)

  • Experience with Tableau, R and/or Python is a big plus

  • Exposure to BI tools such as Microstrategy and Platfora is a plus

  • BS/BA Degree is required

Working at Edmunds:

At Edmunds.com we’re driven to make car buying easier.  As one of the most trusted review sites on the Internet, almost 18 million visitors use our research, shopping and buying tools every month to make an easy and informed decision on their next car.  How do we do it, you ask?  The key ingredients are our enthusiastic employees, progressive company culture and cutting edge technology.

A few of the perks:

  • ​Results Only Work Environment (ROWE) - we celebrate results, not hours worked; you're empowered to manage your schedule in order to integrate work and life so that neither gets neglected
  • Competitive pay + fantastic benefits including 14 paid company holidays (how many of your friends get to celebrate Earth Day as a paid day off?)
  • Flexible Time Away From Work - take what you need; as long as your work gets done, you can take any reasonable amount of time off - with pay, of course

Employees think it's a pretty great place to work and some pretty impressive publications think it is too: we've been recognized as one of the best places to work by the LA Business Journal (for the last 4 years!), Wall Street Journal, Business Week Magazine and Architectural Record.  If you’re interested in learning more and joining our mission, we'd love to hear from you!


 5 Must-Have Traits of a Successful Data Analytics Department



Position Filled
Not the right job?
Describe your perfect job
Join our Talent Network »