Data Analyst 3

Nordstrom - Seattle, WA4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $65,000 - $87,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits
Nordstrom is a fashion specialty retailer founded on a simple idea: offer each customer the best possible service, quality, value and selection. Providing great customer service goes beyond the selling floor. It takes a team of individuals with different talents and skills to continuously improve service and our results.

Our Supply Chain Analytics team works in partnership with other areas of the Company to develop insights, algorithms, and data products that support decision making in all facets of Nordstrom’s supply chain. When you join our team, you are welcomed into a family dedicated to creating memorable and rewarding shopping experiences for our customers.

As an integral part of the Supply Chain Analytics team the Data Analyst 3 is responsible for collecting, analyzing and presenting data to improve decision making around projects related to Nordstrom’s supply chain. This individual should have a high degree of curiosity about the business and the skills to discover impactful insights from data and communicate those insights in a way that builds confidence and enables decisions that drive business value.

Responsibilities

Partner with key stakeholders on large scale data problems
Mine complex product, transportation, and sales data and transform it into actionable information
Apply statistical analysis, data modeling, and predictive analysis on strategic and operational problems
Use advanced data visualization techniques to communicate solutions to business stakeholders
Provide exceptional customer service through professionalism, ownership and initiative
Demonstrate productivity through the efficient use of time and a commitment to strong results
Establish a position and reputation for providing thought leadership in the area of data analysis
Qualifications

Master’s degree in quantitative field such as Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or equivalent combination of experience and education
3+ years’ experience in analytics working with large data sets (i.e. more than Excel can handle)
3+ years of professional SQL experience, performing advanced queries and optimization techniques
Strong data manipulation and modeling skills in Python or R
Professional experience applying statistical methods to analysis of data
Experience ingesting data from multiple sources (SQL tables, flat files) in multiple formats (json, csv, parquet, etc.)
Understanding of data visualization best practices, and ability to communicate findings in a clear and compelling manner using appropriate visualizations
Professional experience with time series forecasting and predictive modeling
Good verbal and written communication skills, ability to convey statistics concepts and analysis results to non-experts
Ability to work well in cross-functional teams and prioritize requests from multiple stakeholders
Leadership/mentorship ability
Supply Chain experience is a strong plus
We’ve got you covered…

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, vision and dental coverage, a fabulous merchandise discount, an employer-matched 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase plan and much more depending on your role.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment.

This job description is intended to describe the general nature of the work employees can expect within this particular job classification. It is certainly not a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required for this job.

We’ve got you covered…

Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:

Health
Retirement
Time Off
Merchandise Discount
Lifework / EAP resources
A few more important points...

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