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Business Analyst
Ref No.: 18-05030
Location: Menlo Park, California
Develop Presto, Oracle, MySQL, and Hive queries to aid in deployment or operation of Facebook’s infrastructure.
Build python driven pipelines to support forecast, deployment and operational dashboards.
Identify bad data within databases and tools. Assist with developing methods to safely and procedurally clean or backfill data.
Build and support various dashboards through internal tools or third-party applications such as Tableau.
Blend data between varying warehouses and tools to provide consolidated locations for relevant data.
Improve internal tools and their utility by analyzing backend data sources.
Assist with creation of Key Performance Indicator (KPI) and measurable metrics
Drive internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions.
Review operational issues and determine if a technology solution is required or a process correction needs to be made.
Use data, research, and collaboration to identify operational pain points and opportunities to improve business practices.
Provide day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for projects and tasks
Work independently with minimal supervision
Foster a culture of data driven decision making

Resourceful, action-orientated with the ability to get things done and overcome obstacles and develop creative solutions to problems
Excellent interpersonal skills, including relationship building and collaboration within a diverse, cross-functional team
Minimum 3 years of work experience in Data Science or Analytics with a demonstrated track record of delivering business value using technology solutions in high-tech operations space
Minimum 2 years as a business analyst with expertise in multiple requirement analysis techniques/methodologies
Demonstrated ability to quickly adapt and learn new skill sets.
Strong SQL skills and experience with languages such as Presto, Oracle, Hive development experience.
Strong analytical, problem-solving, negotiation and organizational skills with a clear focus under pressure
Strong organizational and coordination skills along with multi-tasking capabilities to get things done in a fast paced environment.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and demonstrate attention to detail
Be independent and thorough in examination and analysis, alongside results oriented
Ability to collaborate with different individuals across external organizations, within other geographies, and "roll-up the sleeves" in order to accomplish all necessary tasks
Strong systems development and deployment experience preferred