0 Replies Latest reply: Dec 23, 2017 8:11 PM by Pete Bolin RSS

    Data Analyst - QlikView/QlikSense Reporting,  Seal Beach, CA

    Pete Bolin

      Looking for a curious, talented, and tenacious problem solver who loves to torture data! Our team is growing and we are hiring data analysts to evangelize data-driven reporting and analytics.


      Dendreon is looking for a Data Analyst with 5+ years experience in a Business Analysis and/or Data Analysis role. This person will be responsible for gathering, validating, and documenting reporting requirements, performing ad-hoc analysis, and building business intelligence solutions. The Data Analyst also participates in cross functional projects/initiatives and provides requirements and suggestions based on evolving business needs.


      • 5+ years experience in a Business Analysis and/or Data Analysis role.

      • 5+ years experience developing reporting and analytic solutions (QlikView/QlikSense/Tableau/etc.)

      • Ability to read and write SQL (Oracle/MS SQL Server/PostgreSQL).

      • 5+ years SAS STAT R (for Qlik) programing is a plus (my goal is to do ARIMA/ARIMAX forecasting using R linking direct to Qlik)


      Other good stuff...

      • Discovery, design, and build new data sources and models/KPIs/reports/dashboards/etc.

      • Ad-hoc analysis and reporting as needed.

      • Work closely with management and cross functional teams to define and implement new information initiatives.

      • Cross-training as backup to other members on the team.

      • Train and support SME community.

      • Develop data evangelists through outreach and events

      • Maintenance and administration of BI environment.

      • Troubleshooting, bug fixing, and technical support of BI environment.

      • Bachelor's degree from four year college/university or equivalent work experience required.

      • Aggressive approach to data analysis and reporting.

      • Knowledge of relational databases, data modeling, systems design and integration.

      • Committed to providing world-class service to our partners and customers.

      • Proven ability to prioritize competing needs of multiple, rapidly evolving initiatives.

      • Ability to work in a highly collaborative team environment.

      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

      • Able to work independently with limited supervision.

      • Ability to design new technical solutions to enhance existing reports and tools.

      • Ability to draw conclusions, troubleshoot/resolve issues, and formulate recommendations.

      • Ability to analyze data and present findings and recommendations.

      • Ability to apply data analysis to real-world business situations.

      • Proven ability to conceptualize from ‘Big Picture’ down to detail level.

      • MSFT Office skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio).