Rapid7 (Nasdaq: RPD) is advancing security with visibility, analytics, and automation delivered through our Insight cloud. Our solutions simplify the complex, allowing security teams to work more effectively with IT and development to reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behavior, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. Over 8,900 customers rely on Rapid7 technology, services, and research to improve security outcomes and securely advance their organization. For more information, visit our website, check out our blog, or follow us on LinkedIn.
As part of our Financial Planning & Analysis team, the Director of Business Intelligence will help drive informed decision-making at scale in real time for Rapid7 and our customers.
The Director of Business Intelligence will join as one of the key analytical leaders for the company and manage a Center of Excellence of Analysts and Data Scientists that are responsible for building advanced data models, building and maintaining visualizations and working with our data engineering team and business users to create and maintain data models. This position will report to the SVP of Financial Planning & Analysis and work directly with business heads from our Platform and Solutions Practices, Customer Success, Marketing & Sales, Accounting & Finance and the Executive Team to meet the data requirements for these groups, while leading our Power Users, Super Users and Adjunct Analysts from across the enterprise.
In this role you will:
Meet with departmental business heads to help define reporting and / or analytical requirements
Work closely with Data Engineering team to prioritize and manage data requirements for the enterprise
Work closely with IT and Data Engineering on system architecture to support the company’s data needs
Coach and advise the business on effective data practices
Work closely with Information Security and Data Engineering team to manage security and governance issues
Utilize knowledge of data science concepts including statistics, data mining, and predictive analytics to support various business needs
Head up the Data Management Council and other cross-functional teams
Perform ad-hoc data examination across a variety of business disciplines
Guide, drive and manage a team of data analysts
In return you will bring:
10 years of experience as an Analyst or manager of Analysts, preferably with some experience in Accounting or Finance
Experience with Tableau or similar visualization tools; Advanced Analytics tools such as R
Business applications such as salesforce.com, Netsuite and Workday; Preferably cloud data warehouses such as Snowflake, SQL, R, Python
At least 3 years of experience managing people
Exceptional project management skills
Solid verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to concisely present data to drive outcomes
Critical thinking and inquisitiveness coupled with the desire to continuously learn new skills
Collaborator and are able to build and establish solid partnerships at all levels
Hard-working, passionate teammate who thrives in an agile environment
Have fun at work and foster team connectiveness