Senior Pricing Operations Analyst

 •  Akamai Technologies Cambridge, MA

8 - 10 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/09/17
Cambridge, MA
8 - 10 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/09/17

About the Job

Senior Pricing Operations Analyst

Akamai’s Pricing Analytics team is seeking an experienced senior analyst to support the company’s ongoing pricing work. This analyst will provide data-driven insights into how products are sold, the internal processes used to sell, and the price points that the company can achieve. He/she will be a key enabler of the company’s Pricing Governance process, producing analyses that identify actionable trends and opportunities. The role will work closely with Finance, Sales, and Product leadership to identify problems, propose solutions, and track the results of pricing initiatives. The Senior Analyst will report into the Pricing Analytics Team Manager


  •  Use strong quantitative and analytical abilities to integrate and analyze data
  •  Synthesize and transform data from several large and unique datasets
  •  Produce regular and ad hoc pricing analysis and present to senior management
  •  Identify data gaps, new data sources, and improved processes to increase the speed and quality of reporting
  •  Act as an internal consultant to share results and drive action across Finance, Sales, and Product clients
  •  Support Pricing Governance by acting as a trusted subject matter expert in discussions between stakeholders
  •  Improve the company’s agility and flexibility by using data to describe the pricing and packaging needs of our customers


Required Education and Experience

Applicants must meet one of the following education and experience requirements:


  • BS/BA Degree and 8years of business experience OR Advanced Degree with 6 years experience with a focus on consulting/data analytics, large datasets, product pricing, and predictive analytics.

Required Skills

  • Experience in data mining large databases using SQL
  • Experience in business process, operations, and metric definition

Desired Skills

  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills and the ability to work effectively across a wide range of constituencies in a diverse corporate and client environment.
  • Experience in business process, operations, and metric definition

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.

Job ID : 008447

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