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Senior Data Analyst - LoungeBuddy

San Francisco, California

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Job Description

Your Role:

As a new addition to the American Express family, our team is working to develop additional ways to become an essential part of Card Members' digital lives by enabling travelers to discover, book, and access airport lounges worldwide. You will have the freedom, ownership, and speed of a startup with the backing, support, and resources of American Express.

We are looking for a Data Analyst to join our team - someone that can look at the data we have and help us leverage it to better inform our product strategy using our business intelligence tools (such as Redshift and Periscope Data). Your primary function is to dive right into some of our most difficult business questions and help us refine and fine tune our strategy to ultimately provide the most engaging and relevant lounge experience we can.

What will you be doing?

From driving into our data, you would be able to answer an array of questions such as: Where are the most common destinations from SFO?
What are the airlines that fly out of gates 17-25 and where do they fly out to?
How does Dubai’s traffic compare to Sydney's?

Who are you?

  • Someone that enjoys problem solving and working within a multi disciplined team
  • You own your projects
  • You have extremely sharp communication skills, both written and verbal
  • You are highly analytical and have a quantitative degree or equivalent experience
  • You enjoy a collaborative approach to working through complex technical problems
  • You are committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for colleagues of all backgrounds
  • You are passionate about travel and learning

Why LoungeBuddy?

We come from all around the world, spanning multiple continents. The LoungeBuddy team is made up of very unique and fascinating people. We are a small but mighty team that are passionate about working collaboratively, travel, and of course airport lounges. Our pillars are Trust & Respect, Collaboration, Learning & Growth, Ownership, and Empathy. Since our acquisition, we have kept our existing team but have gained the resources and backing of American Express to build the worlds best travel experiences! 

Discover more about us here:

Why American Express?

There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.


American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.


We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.


Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.


The powerful backing of American Express.

Don’t make a difference without it.

Don’t live life without it.


  • 3 or more years of experience
  • A deep understanding of SQL
  • An understanding of Python or R 

Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions

ReqID: 19014305
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Aug 15, 2019, 11:51:37 AM
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