Short DescriptionGoogle is seeking a Data Analyst who can Work with large, complex data sets to solve difficult, non-routine analysis problems, applying advanced analytical methods as needed.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, related quantitative field, or equivalent practical experience.
- 5 years of work experience with databases, SQL coding across standard commercial databases (e.g., Teradata, MySQL), and statistics tools (e.g., R, MATLAB, Python).
- 5 years of experience with quantitative analysis/modeling (e.g. scenario-based, sensitivity analyses, statistical techniques) and reporting.
- Experience with one or more coding and/or scripting languages; Python, R, SQL, STATA, or MATLAB.
- Experience working as a business analyst/quantitative analyst in e-commerce or payments, and/or Financial Services.
- Distinctive problem solving and analysis skills, combined with impeccable business judgment, leadership skills, and the ability to communicate with senior management.
- Bias towards action and detail-oriented, with the ability to self-direct work in an unstructured environment.
- Excellent partnership and collaboration skills with product and cross-functions.
- Work with large, complex data sets to solve difficult, non-routine analysis problems, applying advanced analytical methods as needed.
- Design effective presentations of findings at multiple levels of stakeholders through visual displays of quantitative information.
- Drive visibility into business performance. Conduct regular metrics reviews, planning, and forecasting.
It offers services designed for work and productivity (Google Docs, Sheets and Slides), email (Gmail/Inbox), scheduling and time management (Google Calendar), cloud storage (Google Drive), social networking (Google+), instant messaging and video chat (Google Allo/Duo), language translation (Google Translate), mapping and turn-by-turn navigation (Google Maps/Waze), video sharing (YouTube), notetaking (Google Keep), and photo organizing and editing (Google Photos). The company leads the development of the Android mobile operating system, the Google Chrome web browser, and Chrome OS, a lightweight operating system based on the Chrome browser. Google has moved increasingly into hardware; from 2010 to 2015, it partnered with major electronics manufacturers in the production of its Nexus devices, and in October 2016, it released multiple hardware products (including the Google Pixel smartphone, Home smart speaker, Wifi mesh wireless router, and Daydream View virtual reality headset). The new hardware chief, Rick Osterloh, stated: "a lot of the innovation that we want to do now ends up requiring controlling the end-to-end user experience". Google has also experimented with becoming an Internet carrier. In February 2010, it announced Google Fiber, a fiber-optic infrastructure that was installed in Kansas City; in April 2015, it launched Project Fi in the United States, combining Wi-Fi and cellular networks from different providers; and in 2016, it announced the Google Station initiative to make public Wi-Fi around the world, with initial deployment in India.