Cisco Business Intelligence - CloudSecurity in San Francisco, California

Business Intelligence - CloudSecurity

  • Location: San Francisco, California, US

  • Area of Interest Business Strategy and Operations

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Security

  • Job Id 1228682

The Business Entity

We’re an agile, fun, passionate upstart culture within Cisco—balancing collaboration and integration with autonomy and innovation—to deliver the most effective solution to our customers’ problems. The unique mix of our disruptive approach to security and Cisco’s industry dominance surpasses what any other security startup could ever achieve on its own.

Who You'll Work With

The Business Intelligence Team is responsible for building our next-generation analytics platform to drive daily decision-making for our SaaS Internet Security business. We identify, craft, transform and combine data into readable, actionable and available reports for the entire business.

What You'll Do

  • Work closely with all BI team members; continually guiding and learning.

  • Coordinate and run business requirements gathering with leadership and key business partners.

  • Analyze and define information needs and reporting/analytical requirements across the organization and translate those into functional requirements.

  • Drive the creation of architecture diagrams and systems documentation that can be understood and used by business users and IT

  • Design and develop data warehouse and dependent BI solutions.

  • Develop and build critical dashboards, reports, and dimensional models, including both ad-hoc and pre-defined reports that can be consumed by key partners in the organization daily.

  • Work with Business Operations to re-engineer business processes in order to make them more measurable and generate higher quality data.

  • Run ad-hoc analysis as needed ranging from basic SQL queries to building more advanced Excel models.

Who You Are

  • BA/BS Degree (or equivalent) in a related discipline.

  • 3-5 years of practical experience with dimensional modeling.

  • 3-5 years in a business intelligence and/or data warehousing role.

  • 3-5 years of validated business analysis experience.

  • 3-5 years of experience with business process re-engineering and architecture.

  • Deep understanding of SQL and relational databases.

  • Experience working with Birst (preferred), Tableau, Looker, Pentaho, or any other similar BI platform.

  • Experience with data management and architecture including Meta and Master Data Management, hierarchy management and reference data.

  • Experience with an integration tool such as Talend, Kettle, Informatica, Boomi, SSIS, Mulesoft or similar.

  • Demonstrable understanding of core business processes including Finance, Marketing, Sales, and Customer Success in a SaaS or subscription-based organization.

  • Consistent record of data quality improvement.

  • Passionate about data, analytics and automation.

  • Eager for learning and picking up new job skills.

Bonus Skills

  • Basic knowledge of Python, Java, Ruby or other programming language.

  • Experience working in a SaaS-based business.

  • Experience working at an internet security company.

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers. We Are Cisco.


Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.