Senior Data Analyst

Chicago, IL
Product & Software Engineering
Full Time
About us:

We believe manufacturing is important not only for what it makes, but for what it makes possible for the world. Manufacturers have an important job to do, and it’s our job to provide them with the technology and expertise they need through the entire production process, from discovery and design to manufacturing and fulfillment. 

About working here:

Every day you can expect to work in a collaborative, inclusive environment where ideas and initiative matter more than seniority. We move at the pace of a startup and our leaders have grown successful companies before. They understand that businesses thrive when capable people are given the autonomy to innovate. 

We understand imposter syndrome and the confidence gap are real; please apply if you’d be excited to grow into this role and make it your own.  

What You’ll Do:

You’ll be leading our daily efforts to take your strong business insights and exceptional critical thinking to turn data insights into strategic action. You will be helping the organization use data to build a platform that integrates our sales process with our order tracking processes and our plant so that we can have a complete real time understanding of how our business operates and how each independent process affects the parts we produce. In order to achieve that goal, we need your expertise with data and strategic optimization to be an integral voice in building our custom software manufacturing network of the future.

Skills & Qualifications

    • Work cross-functionally with our Engineering, Operations, Finance, Sales & Marketing teams to identify important questions, define key success metrics, and shape data-informed product and business strategies
    • Build dashboards and automate reporting related to key performance metrics
    • Mentor and guide other junior analysts
    • Develop a method that prioritizes requests across departmentsHelp the team to define common definitions and working patterns that will help our organization scale
    • Formulate strong hypotheses, independently solve problems, and share insights in a compelling narrative

Responsibilities

    • 4+ years experience in a highly analytical roleBachelor’s degree in a quantitative field (Economics, Statistics, Data Science, Engineering)
    • Highly skilled in writing SQL to query relational databases
    • Demonstrated experience and passion for developing the right metrics and dashboards
    • Experience with BI and visualization tools (Looker, Tableau, Superset)Strong communication and presentation skills
    • Effective stakeholder management experience

We want you to come to work happy, healthy, and balanced so you can expect excellent benefits:

    • Competitive salary + bonus + equity
    • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage
    • 401K Plan
    • Opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a high-growth business and take on additional responsibilities as you prove yourself and become ready for new challenges
    • Engaging challenges to tackle every day with other smart, ambitious, and motivated people
    • Balance work and life with an unlimited vacation policy, office holidays, and flexible working options
    • Maternity leave: 12 weeks paid with an option to extend up to 6 months under certain conditions
Fast Radius is proud to be an equal opportunity employer because diverse perspectives make for better products, better processes, and a better company. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, Veteran status, or other protected status. 

At this time, we cannot currently sponsor H1B Visas.