Data Analytics Lead



Data Science
Palo Alto, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, February 9, 2023

Gen Z is the generation of the side hustle. 💪🏻 They’re creators. 👩‍🎤 They’re freelancers. 🧑‍💻 They’re investors. 👩‍💼 And they’re not afraid to take on challenges, especially when it comes to their finances - and we’re here for it.

Step is a next-generation financial services company building a better banking experience to help teens and young adults achieve financial independence and knowledge at an earlier age. We’re on a mission to improve the financial future of the next generation by empowering teens to start their financial journey today. Step is a well-funded Series C company that has raised more than $175M, focused on disrupting the banking industry through a differentiated mobile-first consumer experience.

Teens and families love our product. We eclipsed 1 million customers in just four months after launch and have now crossed 3 million customers in our first year on the market. If you’re looking to join a fast-growing company with a strong mission and vision that puts people first, we want to meet you!

The Role

As a Senior Data Analyst, you will support strategic initiatives across Growth, Marketing, Risk and Fraud, Customer Experience and more. You will have direct input into key decisions. Your work will have a tangible and lasting impact on the direction of Step. Every day you will leverage our suite of analytical tools to bring insights and opportunities into focus.


  • Support all cross-functional teammates for end-to-end analysis on key initiatives.
  • Develop, own and champion how we leverage Looker including defining standards, data definitions and dashboards.
  • Build, monitor and report on critical success metrics and communicate meaningful insights internally.
  • Effectively partner with product, design, performance marketing, social and product marketing to design, build and implement experiments that test data-informed hypotheses.
  • Research and support ideation, brainstorming, and prioritization process with quantitative data.


  • 5+ years of experience in an analytical role (consulting, finance, growth, analytics, etc).
  • High proficiency in SQL.
  • Experience with a modern programming language a plus.
  • Experience with data visualization tools like Looker, Mixpanel, Tableau, etc.
  • Developer experience in Looker is preferred (LookML).
  • Experience designing experiments.
  • Ability to gather insights from data and communicate findings clearly to a cross-functional team.
  • Team-oriented mindset and the ability to work with a wide range of individuals.
  • Naturally curious and willing to take measured risks.
  • Self-starter and able to work autonomously.

Salary Range

  • Base pay salary range is $120,000-$170,000 and stock in early stage startup
  • Salary will be determined by a variety of factors including job-related skills, experience, qualifications, work location, and market conditions.

Working at Step

  • Competitive salary based on experience, with full medical and dental benefits 💸
  • High potential for growth 📈
  • Stock in an early-stage startup 🤩
  • Flexible WFH and vacation policy 🏝
  • Employee referral program 👯‍♀️👯
  • Monthly stipend for Step Card testing ☕️
  • 401K plan 💪🏻