Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work
  • San Jose


Senior Business Strategy Manager will be responsible for driving the business intelligence analytics and reporting strategy, fostering a data-driven culture and enabling the organization to make informed decisions through data. This role will work directly with Product Management, Finance, Engineering, Marketing, Sales and other teams to develop and deliver valuable BI and strategy insights. This candidate should be motivated, agile, with strong time management, project management, technical, and analytical skills and have a proven record of working complex and cross-functional business intelligence & strategy projects to their completion.
Build, develop and maintain highly collaborative and working relationships with multiple teams across the business to understand available data and identify growth opportunities for the business
Lead annual and long-range planning, gather critical business metrics data across the business and the company and build business cases for various opportunities
Actively partner in managing projects involving others and continue to develop a solid foundation in business intelligence and operations
Interpret results, conclude actionable recommendations and communicate them effectively to executive stakeholders
Core Competencies
Analytical problem solving – analysis available information, use relevant data to identify trends, offers practical and effective solutions to simple and complex problems
Technical strength - demonstrate technical depth, problem solving, adaptability, and curiosity
Cross-functional collaboration – ability to manage and drive cross-functional teams, seek support for collaborative activities from managers and peers, possess strong organizational skills
Communication – clear communication skills both written and verbal, with both technical and non-technical teams, superb data visualization skills
Business acumen – understand the data models from a business perspective to recommend improved, strategic and sustainable data capabilities
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Economics or related field
Advanced degree (MBA, MS) in business, engineering management or related field preferred
4-6 years minimum work experience in Business Intelligence, Business Insights, Product Management or Consulting
Top-tier Management Consulting experience preferred
Superb knowledge of PowerPoint, Excel and MS Office
Solid understanding of SQL, visualization tools (Tableau) as well as statistical packages (R, SAS, Python), or willingness to learn   

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