Data Analyst

Managua, Nicaragua

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Data Analyst 

Remitly is on a mission to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial products on the planet. For nearly 10 years, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises to immigrants sending their hard earned money home. Today, we are proud to have served millions of customers globally with Remitly and our newly launched Passbook app to provide immigrants access to banking. We strive daily to meet our promise to our customers by building peace of mind into everything we do. Join over 1,300 employees across 9 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

The Role

Remitly is registered as a Money Services Business in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia; and licensed by multiple U.S. state banking agencies. Each of these jurisdictions require, among other items, that Remitly maintain a comprehensive Anti-Money Laundering program. As a Data Analyst you will conduct data pulls for partner requests, deliver board/auditor/regulator reporting & dashboards, support annual audit and state exams and take care of ad-hoc Compliance requests and/or projects. You will work with different leaders, and data analytics engineers to generate metrics, identify root causes of issues, highlight opportunities for broad spanning improvements and make recommendations to assist the company in developing meaningful business solutions and Compliance improvements. 

You will report directly to a Senior Manager of Data Analytics with a dotted line to a Senior Principal role in Compliance. This position is based in Managua, Nicaragua.

What You’ll Do

  • Lead the ideation, creation and launch of KPIs used to drive Compliance excellence
  • Define, retrieve, and analyze large datasets using SQL, Tableau, Periscope (Sisense) and other technologies to drive and define Compliance solutions and approaches
  • Quickly comprehend the business function's process, systems and underlying data
  • Translate complex data into information that can be easily consumed by leadership to support business decisions
  • Serve as the primary owner of Compliance data, ensuring its validity, integrity and accuracy
  • Support cross-functional teams with ad hoc day-to-day queries, specific data requests and general data analysis
  • Lead and support data validations and deep dives
  • Support project efforts with data requirements to help ensure successful product launches
  • Work and communicate effectively with Remitly's internal teams such as Marketing, Compliance, Fraud Product, Finance, Data Analytics, Engineering and Operations.

Who You Are

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical, business, or analytical field (Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering or related field)
  • Strong knowledge of SQL
  • Experience in data visualization and related tools (e.g. Tableau, Periscope (Sisense), Metabase)
  • Experience with Git/Github or similar version control systems
  • Experience in analyzing different types of data to support business needs and present the results in concise visualization formats
  • Detail oriented, independent and able to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Proven data mining and analytical skills using various tools such as SQL (Postgres, MySQL), Amazon Redshift and Python (if possible) 
  • Strong alignment to our mission and values
  • Proven problem solving and analytical skills with a data-driven mindset
  • Ability to partner effectively with management and internal teams
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Preference for candidates with experience in software development using object-oriented programming languages
  • Preference for candidates with experience in machine learning algorithms

Who we are

Remitly is a group of passionate people working to make international payments easier and more transparent on both the web and mobile devices. We are seeking team members to join us that want to make a difference and change an industry. We pride ourselves on aiming high and delivering results, data being at the heart of everything we do, and encouraging our team to own business decisions and outcomes. Sounds like the place for you? Join us.

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals seeking employment at Remitly are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

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