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Business Intelligence Engineer at Focal Systems

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Employer: Focal Systems

Expires: 07/31/2020

ABOUT FOCAL SYSTEMSFocal Systems is a San Francisco based enterprise technology company providing the operating system for retail. Focal enables retailers to improve inventory management, reduce out-of-stocks, optimize the supply chain, enhance the shopper experience, and eliminate checkout lanes. A Focal retailer uses real-time data to prescribe the best action and operate smarter stores.ABOUT THE POSITIONAt Focal Systems, we generate thousands of data points every minute that we utilize to help our clients optimize their store operations. As a business intelligence analyst, your role is to make sense of all these incoming data points, draw actionable conclusions, develop recommendations and then work with clients to help them understand and take action on your findings. This role reports directly to the Head of Product.REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCES1-2 years of professional experience in an analytical role working with large data setsDemonstrated Microsoft Office skills, particularly ExcelFamiliarity with data visualization & BI tools, such as TableauDemonstrated ability to display complex quantitative data in a simple, intuitive format and to present findings in a clear and concise mannerExcellent verbal and written English communication skillsComputer science degree or background requiredAble to work with Python, SQL and MongoDBPeople skills – must be comfortable presenting to clients and internal stakeholders alikeProven, hands-on experience in working & consulting with clients a plusExperience in the retail industry is a big plusBelief in Focal Core Values ( INCLUDERegular reporting of findings to the senior leadership team.Actively working with clients as well as sales, customer success and product teams to deliver valuable insights & solutions for our clients.Work as a liaison between our customers and the product team to maximize the value Focal providesBuild out and maintain our BI platform and data infrastructure.EDUCATIONBachelor’s or Masters (or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.BENEFITSWe care deeply about the health, happiness, and wellbeing of all of our employees. To that end, we provide:Health InsuranceCatered LunchesPaid Sick LeaveDental InsuranceVision InsuranceQuarterly Team Retreats