Tableau Specialist

Buyers Edge Platform - Waltham, MA

Full-time
Buyers Edge is a rapidly growing technology company in the foodservice purchasing space which performs unique analysis of pricing and purchase data using a proprietary software suite. Our clients range from independent restaurants to large casinos and hotels such as Mohegan Sun, Caesars, MGM and Waterford Hotel Group. We are also part of a larger "family of companies" all of whom serve various customer verticals in the foodservice space. The culture is dynamic and entrepreneurial with lots of cross-company collaboration and room for growth.

The Tableau Specialist reports to the Director of Data Operations and it is part of the team responsible for the design and development of our company wide BI solution (Tableau). This team takes the needs and requirements from a variety of business users and translates them into intuitive analytical and informative dashboards/visualizations. The ideal candidate will be passionate about the analytic field and well versed in all aspects of an enterprise-wide analytics architecture.

Buyers Edge Purchasing is unable to provide sponsorship for employment visa for this position. This position will be office-based at either our New London, CT or Waltham, MA office.

Responsibilities:
Leverage the full Tableau platform to create and implement production-level BI visualizations
Help shape best practices in visualization to deliver an excellent end-user experience
Partner with data architects to define data requirements of BI visualizations and tools
Improve existing Tableau dashboards/reports
Help mentor other team members by passing on their knowledge of Tableau
Champion utilization of BI technology throughout the organization
Perform data analysis as needed to identify business trends that can be turned into actionable insights
Assist with verification of data loads as needed
Assist with finding and resolving data issues as needed

Education Requirements:
A 4-year degree with specialization in Statistics, Mathematics, Business or Computer Science preferred

Experience Requirements:
2+ years business intelligence experience
2+ years developing in the Tableau BI platform or a similar platform
Basic understanding of how database architecture works (preferred)
Excel proficiency
Strong communication and problem-solving skills
Detail oriented self-starter with an eye for design

Benefits:
401K Incentive Savings Plan with Employer Contribution
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Short and Long-term Disability Insurance
Personal Responsibility Paid Time Off
Advancement Opportunities
Competitive compensation with commission potential