Remote Job Description

G2 is looking for an inquisitive Lead Data Analyst to help grow our Marketplace and contribute to the success of our software buyers, reviewers and sellers. You will combine your data wrangling and statistical skills with your unique experience to answer questions and make recommendations. In addition to leading analytics projects, you will improve our communication of data through dashboards, reports and presentations. The Lead Data Analyst will report to the Senior Manager of Data Science & Analytics.

About G2 - Our People 

G2 was founded to create a place where people will love to work. We strive to create meaning in work and provide more than just a job: a true calling. At the heart of our community and culture are our people. Our global G2 team comes from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences, and that’s what makes our G2 community  strong and vibrant. We want everyone to bring their authentic selves to work, and we do this through our company and team events, our G2 Gives charitable initiatives, and our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs). 

Our employee-led, leadership-supported ERGs celebrate the diversity of our team, foster inclusivity and belonging, and create a space to connect to each other. Through connections and understanding, we build a stronger and more dynamic global team and help every person reach their personal peak.

Due to Covid, G2 is currently operating fully remote until it is safe to return to the office. 

About G2 - The Company

G2 is revolutionizing the way businesses discover, buy and manage software and services. More than six million users per month rely on G2 to help them find and buy the best software for their businesses. G2 features over 1 million authentic customer reviews, has built a global team of nearly 400 talented, motivated professionals, and has raised $100M in total funding from some of the world’s leading investors

In this role, you will: 

  • Work with Product Managers helping them understand how features are performing, diagnose areas for improvement and help set goals
  • Ensure all reporting metrics are clearly defined and easily accessible for teammates
  • Advise partners and customers, using your experience to help the ask the right questions and develop testable hypotheses
  • Lead data-driven discovery projects, drawing answers for our collection of technology reviews, software listings and marketplace data
  • Discuss your analysis with all audiences and use data to illustrate your findings and support your conclusions
  • Apply data visualization best practices to share insights and empower users with exploratory dashboards, helping them unlock a competitive advantage with G2 data
  • Work with data engineers to improve our data governance and grow our data delivery and reporting tools
  • Provide mentorship to team members, helping them understand complex datasets/models/requirements
Minimum Qualifications:

We realize applying for jobs can feel daunting at times. Even if you don’t check all the boxes in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. 

  • 5+ years experience in data analysis roles - preferably with experience in User Generated Content (UGC), digital analytics or in the software industry
  • Understanding of data architectures and how they are applied in context and ability to share best practices across the organization
  • Experience designing dashboards and integrating analytics into operational workflows with tools such as Looker, Tableau or Domo
  • Mastery of SQL and working with relational databases
  • Proficiency in at least one statistical programming languages (R/Python)
  • Ability to tell stories with data, conveying insights and responding to questions from leaders and peers
  • Experience in teaching and mentoring data analysts
  • Experience working on an agile environment with multiple teams
Our Commitment to Inclusivity and Diversity

At G2, we are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment where people of every background can thrive and feel welcome. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, or marital, veteran, or physical or mental disability status. Learn more about our commitments here