Business Intelligence Analyst

Business Intelligence Analyst

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About the team

Zillow is looking for an outstanding Business Intelligence Analyst to expand a dedicated team of analysts and data scientists on a mission to give homebuyers the power to unlock life's next chapter! Our team supports the Premier Agent product, an established line of business that is constantly innovating new ways to operate, monetize, and improve our nationwide marketplace. We partner closely with business leaders to model, analyze, and visualize business-relevant metrics that inform both short- and long-term decision-making. Our structure is very flat and you will soon find yourself interacting directly with senior leadership. This role will be responsible for a number of high profile reports and dashboards supported by our team and will own expanding and advancing our reporting practice.

About the role

This person will craft and develop data visualizations that help us extract key insights from our data, which might otherwise go unnoticed. More specifically:

  • Understand the business goals (what are we trying to accomplish) and be able to select and define metrics accordingly as well as evolve/improve the metrics over time.

  • Build compelling, clear, and powerful visualizations of our data.

  • Communicate with internal partners to define appropriate data reports and dashboards that become integral to the decision making process.

  • Partner with data scientists to turn complex models into understandable stories that expose novel insights into a seemingly intractable problem.

  • Work with product and engineering teams to pull in the most relevant data for the business and define requirements or develop prototypes for high availability reporting tables.

  • Dive into Zillow's internal and third-party data to develop solutions that will help move the business forward and enable better decisions to be made in less time.

This role has been categorized as a Remote position. “Remote” employees do not have a permanent corporate office workplace and, instead, work from a physical location of their choice which must be identified to the Company. Employees may live in any of the 50 US States, with limited exceptions. In certain cases, an employee in a remote-designated job may need to live in a specific region or time zone to support customers or clients as part of their role.

Who you are

You will not shy away from complexity or uncertainty! You will develop a deep understanding of our mission, business model, and personas. We want you to use that intuition you've developed (both in business and real-life) to find opportunities for growth and cultivate insights from our extensive data sets. We're searching for an experienced Business Intelligence Analyst who has:

  • 2+ years of work experience with SQL, Tableau (or other data visualization software)

  • Strong written, verbal, and visual communication skills

  • The ability to work cross-functionally and influence business partners to set realistic goals and focus on data-driven solutions.

  • An undergraduate or Master's degree in a quantitative field or proven experience within business analytics.

Get to know us

Zillow Group, the largest portfolio of real estate brands on mobile and the web, is building a safe, on-demand real estate experience. Whether selling, buying, renting or financing, customers can turn to Zillow's businesses to find and get into their next home with speed, certainty and ease.We are on a mission to help people unlock their next chapter and are building transformational tools and services that create an on-demand real estate transaction experience. Millions of people visit Zillow Group sites every month to start their home search, and now they can rely on Zillow to help them finish it — and no matter what job you're in, you will play a critical role in making this vision a reality.At Zillow Group, we're powered by our inclusive work culture, where everyone has the support and resources to do the best work of their careers. Our efforts to streamline the real estate transaction is supported by our passion to empower people and enrich lives around everything home, a deep-rooted culture of innovation, a fundamental commitment to Equity and Belonging, and world-class benefits. But, don't just take our word for it. Read our reviews on Glassdoor and recent recognition from multiple organizations, including: Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equity Index, Fortune Best Workplaces for Technology, Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials, Fortune Best Workplaces for Parents, Fatherly's Best Workplaces for New Dads, JUST Capital 100 Company, and the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index constituent.

Zillow Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

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