Data Operations Analyst

We here at TrueCar are making big changes in the way people buy and sell cars. Whether it’s new, used, or a trade-in, TrueCar is redefining the automotive landscape with exciting and innovative products to help consumers find the right vehicle at a fair price.

The Vehicle Data Team is at the forefront of TrueCar’s business operation, keeping TrueCar up to date with features and specifications of all the latest vehicles on sale. Whether you’re interested in making the switch into the automotive industry, or have a passion for technology and improving the way people buy and sell cars, the Vehicle Data Team is a great opportunity to get some hands-on industry experience and work with a multitude of departments within the business.

As an added bonus, we’re located right across the street from the world famous Santa Monica Pier. With plenty of top-notch restaurants and the beach just a stone’s throw away, location doesn’t get any better than this! Once the workday is over, enjoy fun company happy hours, exciting off-site activities, or join one of the many clubs. TrueCar prides itself on having a strong company culture. From photography lovers, to serving the community, or even meeting up on the weekends to race go-karts, there’s a place for everyone at TrueCar.

ABOUT THE JOB

  • Support the TrueCar vehicle data pipeline by researching and inputting new vehicle features and specifications
  • Monitor/QA TrueCar and related partner sites to ensure the utmost data accuracy
  • Research and monitor various OEM websites and data feeds for insights on model updates and new vehicle releases
  • Participate in development and improvements of our data publishing systems
  • Develop vehicle data reporting metrics to work cross-functionally within TrueCar
  • Work independently with Scrum teams to impart knowledge and vehicle data expertise
  • Understand the pipeline process of data movement and transformation
  • Document and create rules relating to data standards and definitions

WHAT YOU NEED

  • Auto Enthusiast –We’re car geeks and we’re proud of it!
  • Extensive knowledge of MS Word and Excel
  • Works well in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Understanding of system databases

NICE TO HAVE

  • Database knowledge/skills
  • Write and edit SQL/Postgres queries to pull data and interpret and/or generate reports
  • Bachelor’s degree
Location(s): CA Santa Monica 120 Broadway, Suite 200