Analytics Engineer


At Elastic, we see endless possibility in a world of endless data. And we use the power of search to help people and organizations turn that possibility into results. Elastic is the leading platform for search-powered solutions. With solutions in Enterprise Search, Observability, and Security, we help improve customer and employee search experiences, keep critical applications running smoothly, and protect against cyber threats. Elastic enables organizations worldwide to use the power of Elastic, including Netflix, Uber, BBC, Microsoft, and thousands of others.

Elastic was built on a foundation of being free and open, which trickles down to how we work. We’re a distributed organization and have been from the beginning. Being distributed isn’t just a way of doing business—it’s a mentality that is at the core of our culture.

Elastic is growing quickly and the organization is evolving to support more complexity in offerings and go to market motions. In order to achieve results, we use a wide variety of programs that impact different areas of the Sales and Marketing funnels (from branding to pipeline generation, acceleration and closing).

Elastic is looking for an Analytics Engineer that can help us build the foundational database architecture, pipeline, and datasets that will allow us to effectively perform analysis and create visualizations that will support our strategy and reinforce optimization concepts within all areas of Marketing. This person will work closely with multiple areas of the business including our Demand Generation, Sales, Field, and Partnership teams.

This role is intended for someone who is analytically and technically minded, has deep understanding of data warehousing architecture, is able to effectively work with multiple teams, is able to translate data and communicate actionable insights with stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities Include

  • Build out of scalable and efficient ETL pipeline resulting in Marketing Certified Datasets that will help enable the analysis and visualizations of the multiple initiatives of the Marketing teams
  • Collaboration with Sales, Finance and Enterprise Data teams in the creation of company wide certified datasets
  • Enablement and coaching of stakeholders, helping them use new datasets and dashboards that drive decision making and optimization of our business
  • Assist in the curation and visualization of Business Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) that drive operational and strategic success
  • Assist in the promotion and enhancement of our Analytics Center of Excellence
  • Establishment and communication of analytics and engineering-related standards and best practice
  • Ad hoc analysis, troubleshooting and assistance for our team and extended teams
  • Work closely with Analytics teams, Data Science,  Data Engineers, Marketing and Sales Operations

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in Analytics Engineering
  • Expertise with SQL, BigQuery preferred
  • Expertise with Alteryx
  • Prior experience in building Marketing B2B datasets
  • Overall knowledge of a programing language (ie Python, R, etc)
  • Expertise building and maintaining datasets within Tableau or equivalent BI Tool
  • Experience with data warehousing architecture and data modeling best practices
  • Track record of training and enabling users of analytics tools and methods
  • Strong foundation in Database Systems
  • Strong analytical skills with a passion for data
  • Strong communication skills and willingness to take initiative to contribute beyond basic responsibilities
  • Experience with cloud providers, BigQuery preferred

Additional Information - We Take Care of Our People

As a distributed company, diversity drives our identity. Whether you’re looking to launch a new career or grow an existing one, Elastic is the type of company where you can balance great work with great life. Your age is only a number. It doesn’t matter if you’re just out of college or your children are; we need you for what you can do.

We strive to have parity of benefits across regions and while regulations differ from place to place, we believe taking care of our people is the right thing to do.

  • Competitive pay based on the work you do here and not your previous salary
  • Health coverage for you and your family in many locations
  • Ability to craft your calendar with flexible locations and schedules for many roles
  • Generous number of vacation days each year
  • Double your charitable giving - We match up to $1500 (or local currency equivalent)
  • Up to 40 hours each year to use toward volunteer projects you love
  • Embracing parenthood with minimum of 16 weeks of parental leave

The typical starting Total Cash Compensation range for new hires in this role is between $106,800 and $146,900, which consists of a Base Salary or a Base Salary plus a Target Commission, depending on the specific role. The Base Salary offered may vary depending on factors including skills and experience.

Additionally, this role is currently eligible to participate in Elastic’s equity plan as well as a range of health & wellbeing, retirement savings, and other benefits within a holistic total rewards offering.

Different people approach problems differently. We need that. Elastic is committed to diversity as well as inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to the principles of affirmative action. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. If you require any reasonable accessibility support, please email

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