Director - Business Intelligence in Seattle, WA at GameStop

Date Posted: 9/22/2021

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Are you looking to make history? GameStop is seeking a Director of Business Intelligence and Analytics to support the rapidly growing Finance function within the business. In this role, you will partner directly with business and finance teams to solve difficult problems across day to day operations, generate strategic assessments of our omnichannel, and drive meaningful impact and changes to our fast-growing business. GameStop is a rocket ship and we're moving at light speed. Come make history with us!

Essential Job Duties And Responsibilities

Gamestop is looking for a Director of Business Intelligence and Analytics to support the Finance function across multiple business teams. This highly visible role will:
 

  • Develop models to facilitate decisions for our retail, real estate, and physical store teams.
  • Generate actionable insights across our E-Commerce platform
  • Demonstrate high judgement – clearly understanding and articulating nuances within data and their impact on Customers and decisions being made
  • Build new business modeling to support decisions being made daily with a focus on automation and scale as we grow
  • Utilize database technologies, including SQL, ETL, and Redshift to design, develop, and evaluate analyses and highly innovative business intelligence tools and reporting.
  • Hire and develop a team of rockstar business intelligence experts
  • Establish scalable, efficient, automated processes for large scale data analyses, model development, model validation, and model implementation.
  • Manage and execute entire projects or components of large projects from start to finish including project management, data gathering and manipulation, synthesis and modeling, problem solving, and communication of insights and recommendations.
  • Develop queries and visualizations for ad-hoc requests and projects, as well as ongoing reporting.

RELATED COMPETENCIES
 

  • Function as an owner - High bias for action and hustle, seeking solutions and simplification, willing to take risk and drive innovation.
  • Emotional Intelligence- Establishing and sustaining trusting relationships by accurately perceiving and interpreting one’s own and others’ emotions and behavior in the context of the political environment; leveraging insights to effectively manage one’s own responses and reactions
  • Executive Disposition - Demonstrating a poised, credible, and confident demeanor that reassures others and commands respect; conveying an image that is consistent with the organization’s vision and values
  • Building the Best team - our quality bar is second to none. We provide rapid growth and high-reward for our top performers.
  • Operate with Intensity - We are in a fast paced business and speed matters. We operate with the intensity of an owner driving for change in their business.
     

BASIC AND PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS (EDUCATION And/or EXPERIENCE)
 

  • Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Science or a related field is required; additional undergraduate study, certifications, and related leadership experience may be considered in substitution
  • Proficiency in SQL and management of databases
  • Proficiency with at least modern scripting language (e.g. Python)
  • 10 or more years of related experience required; 4 years of management experience

     

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, JOB SKILLS, ABILITIES
 

  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with others.
  • Ability to prepare and communicate compelling, high-impact analysis for stakeholders.
  • Willingness to learn in a cross-functional environment to ensure business objectives are met.
  • Proficient project planning skills, including the ability to organize, prioritize and control job responsibilities in order to meet deadlines in an environment with overlapping and potentially conflicting priorities
  • Proficient knowledge of SQL, databases, at least one modern scripting language (e.g. Python), creating and maintaining end to end data pipelines
  • Ability to assertively solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
  • Demonstrated capacity for gathering and scrutinizing data to identify issues, opportunities, patterns, and sustainable business solutions