Kickstarter helps creative projects come to life. Backers have pledged over $6B to projects on our platform, helping artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, and other creators make their ideas a reality.
Kickstarter, PBC is seeking a Senior Data Analyst to join our Insights team. This is a crucial part of our analytics and data science function at Kickstarter and a full-time remote position.
About the Team:
Kickstarter's Insights team is a collaborative group of people who are passionate about using data and research to help bring creative projects to life. Our team's mission is to provide the organization with robust information, analyses, and insight to inform and assess Kickstarter's strategic objectives. Our team's objectives include:
To achieve this we will seek to use the most up to date data, analytical techniques, and appropriate technologies. We collaborate with teams across the organization to provide colleagues with reliable and actionable information through research, reporting, dashboards, and analytics. We value peer feedback, continuous learning, and blameless post-mortems. We prefer proven technology and have built most of our data infrastructure on AWS, but we also care about finding the right tools for the job, so we invest in cutting-edge technology when it's a good fit.
About the Role:
In the short term, you'll help to improve our data systems and collaborate with colleagues across Kickstarter in order to centralize our knowledge into dbt. Long term, you'll cultivate a nuanced understanding of the Kickstarter product and data, and lead research to uncover the questions we don't know we should be asking. Your insights and wisdom will be essential to how Kickstarter evolves, lead to new data products, and your expertise will guide us as we learn new things every step of the way.
Your background should include experience using your data skills day-to-day as well as a healthy understanding of the product development lifecycle. Ideally you are adept at using statistics to separate signals from noise and completely at ease communicating the story behind the data.
The salary range for this role in the United States is $115,000 - 130,000.