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Senior Data Analyst

Abnormal Security

Abnormal Security

IT, Data Science
United States · Remote
Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024

About the Role:

As the Senior Data Analyst for the R&D Engine Team at our company, you will play a critical role in defining, implementing, and monitoring metrics that drive the performance and effectiveness of our Product Divisions and Standing Teams. Your expertise in data analysis and metrics management will ensure that our teams are aligned with our strategic goals and are consistently delivering high-quality results. You will be responsible for the end-to-end metrics program, from defining stable and effective metrics to conducting regular inspections to ensure adherence and quality.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Metrics Program Management: Develop and oversee the metrics program for Divisions and Standing Teams, ensuring that metrics are defined, implemented, and monitored effectively.
  • Metrics Definition Process: Lead the process of defining metrics for teams, ensuring that they are stable, effective, and aligned with our strategic objectives.
  • Metrics Inspection Process: Conduct regular inspections of metrics at all levels (Standing Team, Product Division, R&D) to ensure consistency, accuracy, and effectiveness.
  • Data Analysis and Reporting: Analyze data and provide insights to support decision-making and continuous improvement within R&D teams.
  • Stakeholder Collaboration: Work closely with R&D leadership, Product Division heads, and Standing Team leads to ensure that metrics are understood, adopted, and utilized effectively.
  • Process Improvement: Continuously evaluate and improve the metrics definition and inspection processes to enhance their relevance and impact.
  • Training and Support: Provide training and support to teams in understanding and utilizing metrics effectively.

Key Metric for the Role:

  • Percentage of Standing Teams using a consistent metrics process.
  • Hygiene of the metrics and the process adopted at the team level.


  • Proven experience as a Data Analyst, preferably in a technology or R&D-focused environment.
  • Strong understanding of metrics development, data analysis, and reporting.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience with data visualization tools and techniques.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to engage effectively with diverse teams.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and projects in a fast-paced environment.

What We Offer:

  • A critical role in shaping the performance measurement and continuous improvement of our R&D operations.
  • The opportunity to work in a dynamic and innovative environment.
  • A collaborative and supportive team culture.
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package.
  • Career development and growth opportunities.


At Abnormal Security certain roles are eligible for a bonus, restricted stock units (RSUs), and benefits. Individual compensation packages are based on factors unique to each candidate, including their skills, experience, qualifications and other job-related reasons. We know that benefits are also an important piece of your total compensation package. Learn more about our Compensation and Equity Philosophy on our Benefits & Perks page.

Base salary range:
$143,000$168,300 USD