Senior Finance Data Analyst, Business Intelligence

Less than 5 years experience  •  Financial Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/16/17
San Francisco, CA
Less than 5 years experience
Financial Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/16/17

Position Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Write complex queries to transform raw data and perform business analytics, data cross-walk activities, identifying discrepancies, quality assurance activities and monitoring data integrity.
  • Evaluate data from various sources and identify patterns and trends to solve complex business cases and provide insights for data-driven decision making.
  • Partner with analytics software development and data engineering teams to design and build new state-of-the-art data warehouse and business intelligence features, reports and instrumentation as well as quality assurance test existing modules.
  • Work with Business users to gather data modeling requirements, define modeling needs, design solutions, recommend proper analytical methodologies, and execute upon projects.
  • Advise project sponsors about existing business process gaps that can put the success of a project at risk, and suggest business process solutions to ensure requirements will continue to be met after deployment.
  • Anticipate, document, and educate stakeholders on data changes in various systems and related impacts.
  • Ensure alignment of business architecture with business objectives, requirements, and otherarchitecture domains.
  • Prepare and deliver Business Requirement Documents (BRD) and collaborate with development teams to ensure data requirements are met.
  • Support various initiatives related to Lending Club’s long-term reporting strategy.


  • 3-6 years of experience working as a Business Analyst on technical data and reporting projects/programs.
  • Intellectual curiosity and interest in learning new business models even if not directly related to specific projects.
  • Strong Finance knowledge and acumen.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to understand business cases from Finance members and explain data gathering and analytical approaches to all levels of an IT workforce.
  • Require strong knowledge of SQL, Tableau or BI tools, Business Intelligence Analytics, and databasetechnologies.
  • Ability to multi-task in a dynamic fast-paced environment.
  • Good understanding of Data Governance, Data Quality principles, Data architecture, with the ability to drive their adoption and ensure their functional execution.
  • Experience with standard software development methodologies (Waterfall, Agile, etc.).
  • Strong analytical skills, proficiency in root cause analysis, ability to solve problems and craft business solutions, desire to learn and challenge new skills and business cases.

Education:  Bachelor’s Degree with focus in Finance/Accounting or Information Systems preferred; MBA or Masters preferred


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