Analytics Engineer – Senior
Updated on 6/2/2023
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
  • 5+ to 10+ years working in data engineering or analytics
  • Expert knowledge of SQL, including writing and optimizing queries in multiple dialects
  • Strong command of Looker (preferred) or another BI/visualization tool
  • Experience working with ETL/ELT pipelines
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to understand, tackle, and solve problems from both technical and business perspectives
  • Experience effectively presenting insights and summarizing complex data to diverse audiences through visualizations and other means
  • Demonstrated experience working with and delivering to cross-functional stakeholders from multiple parts of the company (Finance, Engineering, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience driving projects end-to-end and can speak to outcome and impact
  • It's ok if you don't have all of these requirements; if you think you'd be a good fit for the role, please get in touch with us!
  • As a Senior Analytics Engineer at Nextdoor, you'll work to democratize data and reporting to drive strategy and measure performance against KPIs across the business. This role focuses on reporting and working with stakeholders on metric definition and tracking. You'll be responsible for understanding where our data comes from, transforming it, and making it available to stakeholders across the company via queries, tools, and dashboards. The ideal candidate is a tech-savvy strong communicator who understands how to make data understandable by everyone
  • You should be excited to bring your experience and expertise every day in order to:
Desired Qualifications
  • A background working for an ad-supported site with user-generated content
  • Experience in data related to one of our target areas (i.e. finance, product)
  • Experience with writing and reviewing version controlled code (github)
  • Experience writing in a scripting language such as Python or R
  • Experience in an agile or kanban workflow
Company Overview
Nextdoor is where neighbors come together for trusted connections and the exchange of helpful information, goods and services.