SV Academy

About SV Academy

We work every day to significantly and directly impact people’s lives. We care deeply about diversity and are actively changing the tech landscape to one of inclusion and access.

Named 2020's #2 Most Innovative Education Program by Fast Company, SV Academy is opening doors to careers in tech for the under-represented that don’t have a pathway in today. Through its rigorous online employment programs that focus on non-coding upskilling, SV Academy offers jobseekers from diverse communities access to careers in fields such as sales and customer success at more than 400+ partner SaaS companies across the US. The community provides deep skill-building, mentorship, job placement assistance, and post-hire support, such as alumni networking events and coaching. With 60% of its graduates promoted in the first year and employer partners clamoring for more graduates, SV Academy is proof that strong ideals don’t need to come at the cost of a strong business model. The company is well poised to be the next darling of the ultra-hot Ed Tech space and is backed by leading venture capitalists including Owl Ventures, Uprising, Bloomberg Beta, Kapor Capital, ReThink Education, as well as Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary’s Sound Ventures.

Position Overview

We are excited to bring on a Senior Manager, Data Analytics to help scale our data driven culture as we triple our team. You will add to our modern data stack, champion data literacy, and empower stakeholders across the org to make informed business decisions.

Reporting to our Head of Product, you will first partner with Engineering to contribute to the data stack. From there you will work with Leadership, Marketing, Sales, and Finance to focus on increasing our infrastructure and the surface area and depth of our data, starting with our top of funnel. Over time you will create dashboards that provide continuous clarity into what is and is not working in our marketing funnels. Ultimately, through well defined company KPIs and dashboards, you will strategically partner across the org to help drive our future.

In your first 3 months, you will…

  • Successfully onboard and build relationships across SV Academy.
  • Delve into our data and work with Engineers to design and implement your first significant contribution to data stack and infrastructure
  • Evaluate our tooling, hygiene and other data practices and begin advising and improving.

In your first 6 months, you will…

  • Extend data surface area and footprint from top of funnel to bottom (which for us means the graduate’s first day on the job).
  • Map-out and prioritize collecting the remaining non-funnel related data which will include trickier 3rd party apps.
  • Own and maintain BI tools and warehouse connected spreadsheets.
  • Partner closely with Product Management to design and analyze experiments as we quickly iterate on select areas of the business.

In your first year, you will…

  • Ensure SV Academy's Product and Marketing are data-oriented.
  • Supply dashboards and tooling for every part of the business.
  • Use the data and increased picture you created to discover opportunities and drive enhancements.
  • Help Marketing spot and run well structured experiments.

You’ll thrive, if you are:

  • An owner who is resourceful, self-motivated and able to prioritize in ambiguity.
  • Expert level at SQL and at least intermediate with data warehouses, like BigQuery.
  • Experienced implementing and maintaining BI Tools.
  • Experienced with data related to B2C growth marketing and/or B2B SaaS sales.
  • An expert at communicating technical outcomes to non-technical audiences.
  • Skilled at designing experiments, business forecasting and can create basic predictive or correlation models.
  • Excited to be their true self at work and eager to keep growing and learning.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Unlimited paid-time-off
  • Flexible, remote-first company
  • Health, dental and vision insurance coverage
  • 401(k) plan offerings

If you don’t meet 100% of the above qualifications, you should still seriously consider applying as we will consider applicants who meet over 50% of our requirements.