Finance

Senior Data Analyst

Blend is a diverse team of problem solvers who believe that the world’s financial resources should be more accessible. Our cloud banking platform is used by Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank, and over 330 other financial services firms to acquire more customers, increase productivity, and deliver end-to-end digital experiences. Our software enables our customers to process an average of more than $5 billion in loans per day, making it possible for consumers to reach their financial goals faster and lead better lives. Come do work that matters.

The health and safety of our team is our top priority. As such, all employees working in the U.S. whose positions involve in-person interaction with other employees or third parties are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. More details will be shared during the recruiting process.

Whether this is an in office or remote first role, the position will require proof of vaccination unless Blend grants you an exemption.

 

As key part of Blend’s finance team, Senior Data Analyst is responsible for using their knowledge of data processing software and business development strategies to provide sound business decisions to business leaders. The work includes close collaboration with other business data analysts to extract data, creating reports based on their findings, and monitoring key performance indicators (KPIs) to determine business initiatives’ success.

How You Will Contribute: 

  • Understand the existing database design (logical/physical) that support complex business processes/applications
  • Author advanced SQL to effectively query and navigate across multiple data domains to produce data analysis findings. Able to use complex joins, subqueries, analytical functions to return clean, comprehensive, and relevant datasets
  • Understand data repositories and data management processes to include source to target mappings, business and transformation rules and data consuming systems
  • Collaborate with project team members to include other data analysts and technical/database leads providing insights into data issues driving business decisions and processing events. Structure large data sets to find usable information
  • Contribute to data visualizations and reporting and communicate clearly to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Establish KPIs to measure the effectiveness of business decisions
  • Direct and oversee complex issue resolution in a cross-team environment. Develop alternate solutions to solve data issues
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose data quality issues and anomalies and offer data findings and analysis outcomes
  • Deliver effective presentations of findings and recommendations to multiple levels of stakeholders, creating visual displays of quantitative information

Who You Are: 

  • BA or MS degree in a quantitative field such as: Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Data Sciences
  • Experience in scripting with SQL, extracting large sets of data, and analyzing results
  • 2-3 years of industry experience, analyzing data for a company or companies
  • Ability to translate analysis results into business recommendations, and excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Interest and aptitude in data, metrics, analysis and trends and applied knowledge of measurement, statistics and program evaluation
  • Distinctive problem-solving skills and impeccable business judgment
  • Experience in an inter-disciplinary/cross-functional field
  • Self-learner and eager to understand data, business processes, concepts, and technologies

Benefits and Perks: 

  • Meaningful equity and a 401(k) plan
  • Comprehensive health benefits
  • Wellness benefits covering a variety of wellness activities, gym memberships, fitness classes and more
  • 16 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Generous vacation policy
  • Work from home office set up stipend and internet stipend during COVID-19

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Blend is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity, inclusion and belonging. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with applicable laws.
 
If you have a disability and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment, please contact Blend at (650) 550-4810 or hraccessibility@blend.com.