Randstad Data Analyst in San Francisco, California

Data Analyst

job details:

  • location:San Francisco, CA

  • salary:$27.50 - $34.38 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, November 27, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:658151

job description

Data Analyst

job summary:

Do you like combining both your creative and analytical skill sets to solve complex problems? Cisco Meraki is seeking to hire a contractor in a highly visible role where you'll have the opportunity to bring a new flexible consumption model to market.

Not only will you be able to dive into the financial details behind various deals, but you'll also have the opportunity to interact with a wide array of stakeholders across Sales, Legal, Finance & Business Operations in order to take deals across the finish line. In this role, you'll get the chance to define pricing recommendations to our leadership teams and really drive positive impact for the business. This is an emerging group within Cisco Meraki which provides transparency across a multitude of functions, ranging from Sales, Marketing, Finance and Operations, to Product, Channel and Demand Planning among others.

location: San Francisco, California

job type: Contract

salary: $27.50 - 34.38 per hour

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: Bachelors



Engage Cisco & Merak Sales Teams to understand Customer roll-out schedules

Articulate value proposition of Meraki Product Portfolio effectively

Document Customer technology roll-out schedules

Assess the margin profile of various deals in pipeline

Make recommendations to Meraki leadership on deal pricing

Coordinate with Legal, Business Operations, Sales & Finance to execute customer agreements



2-4 years of experience in consulting, or equivalent experience and skills

Exceptional communication & relationship-building skills

Superior critical thinking and problem solving skills, and understanding of strategic frameworks & concepts

Ability to take initiative and work autonomously

Interest in and ability to understand networking and cloud technologies

Strong analytical skills and proficiency in Excel

Basic understanding of financial concepts like gross margin & COGS


Experience conducting financial analysis at other B2B companies


Ideal candidates will have excellent communication & relationship-building skills, strategic and analytical mindsets and strong organizational skills to drive efforts to completion. Furthermore, candidates should be comfortable hosting large meetings and aligning disparate stakeholder groups on objectives.

Each day is truly unlike the one before and your penchant for collaboratively solving problems, passion for impact, and unparalleled desire to be part of a growing team that is helping guide the future direction of the business are the tools that you'll need to be a Meraki Strategy Analyst.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.