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Business Intelligence Analyst

Business Intelligence Analyst

ID 
2017-4502
Job Locations 
US-MD-Lanham
Category 
Data Science

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What We're Looking For

The BI analyst will work to define, develop and implement business intelligence tools and reporting capabilities in support of operational objectives and efficiency improvements. This is a highly quantitative role that requires analytical aptitude, programming skills, management, intellectual curiosity and the ability to communicate results effectively.

Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To

  • Building and implementing business intelligence products
  • Workflow optimization and scheduling to support operations.
  • Data exploration to identify drivers & trends within our business.
  • Hypothesis generation, test design, survey research and analysis.
  • Ad hoc analysis and reporting as needed.
  • Coordination and project management to deliver projects
  • Guiding technology and process enhancements, managing change to the business as needed during implementation

Things That Should Be in Your Background

  • Bachelor’s degree in statistics, mathematics, computer science or operations research required; Graduate degree preferred.
  • Knowledge of applied statistics and data mining techniques.
  • 2-4 years of experience working with advanced analytic techniques such as multivariate statistical analysis, clustering, segmentation, optimization and text analytics.
  • Working knowledge of Tableau, R, Python or SQL.
  • Comfort working on multiple projects at once and with dynamic data sets.
  • Attention to detail and the desire to help grow a business unit.

Other Attributes That Will Help You in This Role

  • Strong interpersonal & communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain a fun, casual, professional and productive team atmosphere.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate in a courteous, tactful, and concise manner.
  • Ability to work with a diverse team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Enthusiasm and the ability to thrive in an atmosphere of constant change.

About 2U Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU)
2U partners with leading colleges and universities to deliver the world’s best online degree programs. Our Platform, a fusion services and technology, enables schools to attract, enroll, educate, support and graduate students around the world. Our company culture is united by our No Back Row® philosophy; the idea that when we each lean in and do our part, we are better individually and collectively.

2U Diversity and Inclusion Statement
At 2U, we are committed to creating and sustaining a culture that embodies diverse walks of life, ideas, genders, ages, races, cultures, sexual orientations, abilities and other unique qualities of our employees. We strive to offer a workplace where every employee feels empowered by the ways in which we are different, as well as the ways in which we are the same.

Why It’s Great to Work at 2U
2U offers a high-energy work environment that’s both challenging and fun. We work hard, but our offices are casual and social places. We wear jeans to work and fuel brainstorming sessions with snacks and seltzer.

Benefits
2U offers a comprehensive benefits package:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Life insurance, disability and 401(k)
  • Unlimited snacks and drinks
  • Generous paid leave policies including a PTO allowance for your vacation, personal, or sick days
  • Additional time off benefits include:
    • time off to volunteer for non-profit organizations
    • parental leave after 12 months of employment
    • holidays that include a winter break from Christmas through New Year and more!
  • Tuition reimbursement program

EEO statement:
2U is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against applicants or employees and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship, military or veterans’ status, or any other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. 2U’s equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits, pay and dismissal.


Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.