Lightspeed is seeking a full-time Senior Data Analyst to join our Data team in Product and Technology. By analyzing and optimizing operational data, you'll accelerate and improve our ability to make decisions by ensuring we have access to timely and accurate information. If you love digging into the root causes of problems, finding patterns, and working with multiple teams, then this is the role for you.

What you’ll be responsible for: 

  • Gather requirements and translate business problems into structured quantitative problems 
  • Directly work with the Finance and the Go-to-Market departments to draw out business insights from analytical output, derive business recommendations, and present them through compelling data stories and visualizations
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and team members to design accurate and relevant datasets, reports, dashboards, and analysis for operational and strategic initiatives
  • Perform manual daily data reconciliation/manipulation tasks and identify opportunities for automation and integrity/consistency checks
  • Monitor existing data assets and timely fix errors and/or communicate with appropriate squads to insure the highest quality data
  • Apply and promote data governance rules by coaching stakeholders on the discovery, access, and utilization of data assets

What you’ll be bringing to the team:

  • Bachelor degree in Business Technology Management, Finance, Statistics, Mathematics or any other related fields 
  • Advanced MS-Excel knowledge and SQL (Asset: Experience with BinLog data and nested tables)
  • Experience working with Salesforce, Looker and other BI tools like Tableau or Power BI
  • Experience in financial planning and analysis
  • 4+ years experience in a Business Analyst or Data Analyst role 

Even better if you have, but not necessary:

  • Experience with Python
  • Interest in technology

Who you are

  • Ability to multitask
  • Willingness to learn new data systems.
  • Ability to take directions and to communicate issues.
  • Ability to work independently
  • Great attention to data accuracy and integrity
  • You are self-motivated and detail-oriented
  • Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and embrace rapidly changing environment with the ability to manage well through ambiguity and complexity
  • Strong analytical skills and organisational skills

What’s in it for you

  • Opportunity to learn and expand your skill set from industry-leaders in finance and technology, forge wonderful relationships and make your mark within the diverse and inclusive Lightspeed family, a true Canadian tech success story
  • Amazing benefits & perks, including equity for all Lightspeeders
  • Constant development of both your financial skill-set and business acumen with limitless growth opportunities
  • Work hard-play hard! Join a dynamic, hard-working team who knows how to celebrate our achievements 

About Us

Lightspeed powers small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world with its cloud-based commerce platform. Its smart, scalable, and dependable all-in-one Point of Sale software system helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. Founded in 2005 with offices in Canada, USA, Europe and Australia, Lightspeed recently completed its initial public offering on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: LSPD). 

We're passionate about enabling people to do their best work. Come work with us and find out what you can do! 

 

Who we are

Lightspeed (TSX/NYSE: LSPD) powers small and medium-sized businesses with its cloud-based, omni-channel commerce platforms in over 100 countries around the world. With smart, scalable, and dependable point of sale systems, Lightspeed provides all-in-one solutions that help restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business.

Headquartered in Montréal, Canada, Lightspeed is trusted by favourite local businesses, where the community goes to shop and dine. Lightspeed has offices in Canada, USA, Europe, and Australia.

We're passionate about enabling people to do their best work. Come work with us and find out what you can do!