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Analytics Engineer

Jama Software

Jama Software

Data Science
United States · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2023

Jama Software® is focused on maximizing innovation success. Numerous firsts for humanity in fields such as fuel cells, electrification, space, autonomous vehicles, surgical robotics, and more all rely on Jama Connect® to minimize the risk of product failure, delays, cost overruns, compliance gaps, defects, and rework. Jama Connect uniquely creates Live Traceability™ through siloed development, test, and risk activities to provide end-to-end compliance, risk mitigation, and process improvement. Our rapidly growing customer base of more than 12.5 million users across 30 countries spans the automotive, medical device, life sciences, semiconductor, aerospace & defense, industrial manufacturing, financial services, and insurance industries. To learn more, please visit us at

We are looking for an expert Analytics Engineer to help develop and scale Jama Software's enterprise analytics infrastructure, enabling the delivery of critical data to drive reporting, analysis, and decision-making across the organization. This person will partner with our operations teams to understand the various source systems used across the company, the data that resides within them, and how this data connects. This position owns the day-to-day operations of our corporate data warehouse, ensuring data pipelines and transformations are performant, reliable, and well-documented. In this position, you will work closely with other members of the Analytics team to build out and maintain connections between the data warehouse and the BI platform.

What You'll Do:

  • Play a key role in the continued build-out of the data pipelines and infrastructure that powers our reporting and analytics capabilities.
  • Assist in the day-to-day operations of our corporate data warehouse (Snowflake), including data ingestion pipelines, transformation logic, and connections to our BI Platform (Tableau) and data science models.
  • Take point on implementing DBT models to enable, test and document transformations within the warehouse.
  • Develop an intimate understanding of the Company’s data ecosystem including our various source systems (Salesforce, Marketo, Zendesk, etc.) and how their data combine to provide a comprehensive view of overall business performance.
  • Collaborate with team members in Finance and Operations to implement effective data governance practices, and to ensure the accuracy of our corporate data.
  • Assist in the build-out and maintenance of Jama Software’s orchestration tool (Airflow) to enable automated ML models.

What You'll Bring:

  • 3+ years of experience working in a professional analytics environment with hands-on SQL experience (BI Analyst, Data Analyst, Data Engineer, DBA, etc.)
  • Experience with cloud data warehouse technologies (e.g., Snowflake, Redshift, BigQuery)
  • Familiarity with data warehousing/data modeling concepts and standard processes.
  • Familiarity with a modern scripting language (Python, R, etc.)
  • The ability and desire to work multi-functionally to solve problems.
  • Detailed, organized, and passionate about maintaining accurate coding conventions and documentation.

Nice to Have:

  • Experience with Tableau, Looker, or a similar BI / Data Visualization tool, and curiosity about participating in corporate reporting.
  • Experience with DBT.
  • Familiarity with Airflow.

Perks and Benefits:

  • Virtual first and culturally diverse work environment spanning 8 countries.
  • Ambitious and fun work with a chance to define distinct, company-shaping tangible contributions.
  • Flexible time off and leave programs crafted to meet the needs for your rejuvenation and extra support to cope with life events with a quarterly $75 wellness reimbursement.
  • Comprehensive and affordable medical, dental and vision plans with pre-tax savings accounts and a generous 401(k) employer match.
  • 12 weeks of paid parental leave to bond with your new family member.
  • Emphasis on learning and development at all levels with a subscription to LinkedIn Learning.

At Jama Software, we welcome passionate individuals who have the unrestricted right to work in the United States, including natural citizens and Green Card holders, and reside in eligible states to join our team.

If you get to this point, we hope you're feeling excited about the job you just read. Even if you don't feel that you meet every single requirement, we still encourage you to apply. Women, BIPOC, LGBTQ, and other under-represented groups are highly encouraged to apply. We're eager to meet people that believe in Jama Software’s mission and can contribute to our team in a variety of ways – not just candidates who check all the boxes.

Jama Software is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information or that of their relatives, friends or associates or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable law.