Panasonic Big Data Analyst (PENA) in Sparks, Nevada
The Big Data Analyst uses advanced analytical methods on multidimensional datasets for extracting, analyzing, and presenting data to resolve business problems and lead data-driven business decisions. The Analyst uses structured and unstructured internal datasets and identifies gaps in existing data that would lead to additional meaningful data insights. The Big Data Analyst performs statistical modeling and predictive analytics for recurring data analysis business cases and explores new available technologies to lead the company into a prescriptive analytics future.
Identify, validate and utilize existing structured and unstructured datasets to lead to advanced business insights
Understand and define technical requirements for processing multidimensional datasets within existing business system and operational data flow
Explore areas of gaps in in existing datasets for kickstarting new data acquisition projects based on business case
Collaborate with data development and engineering teams to process data for advanced statistical modeling and predictive analytics
Perform advanced ad-hoc data analyses to address business challenges
Create and maintain statistical models for recurring analysis use
Educate data consumers on logic and data assumptions within analyses to increase data ownership within cross-functional teams
Act as subject matter expert of processing multidimensional datasets
Create documentation for best practices and train fellow analysts on methods for selecting appropriate statistical methods based on use case
Explore new related technologies and systems and develop strategies for implementing advanced analytical techniques
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Requirements:
- To ensure the health and safety in the workplace and for the protection of our employees, wearing PPE is a possibility and may include equipment such as a full Tyvek suit, safety shoes, gloves, safety glasses, face mask, bump cap, and a full hazmat suit that includes a respirator.
Basic/Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics or related analytical field. Masters degree preferred.
Minimum of 6+ years of professional or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Experience with data interaction and usage in the following stages: acquisition, aggregation, analysis, and visualization
Good understanding and knowledge in algorithms and advanced statistics
Background and knowledge of data structures and data modeling
Programming skills for data analytics required (SQL, Python, R)
Must be able to learn and understand equipment capabilities, operation flow, and data flow logics
Business Intelligence software proficiency (Tableau, PowerBI, Spotfire, etc.)
Excellent oral and written communication skills required
Must be able to efficiently describe complex methods to cross-functional teams
Good project management and organizational skills required
Must have working-level knowledge of the English language, including reading, writing, and speaking English
Able to work independently and in a team environment, as well as with cross-functional groups
Resilient, self-motived and able to work well under pressure
Alignment to Panasonic’s seven (7) core principles (contribution to society, fairness and honesty, cooperation and team spirit, untiring effort for improvement, courtesy and humility, adaptability, gratitude)
Panasonic Energy of North America (PENA) is collaborating with Tesla at a massive battery factory near Reno, Nevada which is known for its quality of life and expansive outdoor adventures. Panasonic's role at the Gigafactory is to manufacture and supply cylindrical lithium-ion cells to Tesla for their electric vehicles and energy storage systems.
Over the past few years, the Gigafactory has grown to the largest lithium-ion battery factory in the world. Together with our partner Tesla, we continue to revolutionize the lithium-ion battery space and accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy and transportation.
Our mission at PENA is to make the vision of affordable Electric Vehicles a reality by producing the world’s safest, high quality, and lowest cost batteries. Through this effort we will create a clean energy society and our products will change society’s use of and perceptions of electric power.
In addition to an environment that is as innovative as our products, we offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Pre-employment drug testing is required. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. without restriction.
Panasonic is an Equal Opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law. All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Energy of North America.