Exceptional People + Purpose Beyond Profit = Watershed Outcomes

Exceptional People + Purpose Beyond Profit = Watershed Outcomes

Sr. Data Analyst - Quality & Reliability



IT, Data Science, Quality Assurance
Normal, IL, USA · United States
Posted on Saturday, May 4, 2024

Job Description

About Rivian

Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract.

As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations.

Role Summary

At Rivian, we prioritize Quality and Reliability as the cornerstone of our mission. As a Senior Data Analyst specializing in this field, you will play a pivotal role within our dynamic, diverse, and top-tier team. Collaborating with data scientists, engineers, and operators, you will leverage big and small data from our world class factory specifically from our manufacturing processes, suppliers, and service operations to generate insights and dashboards showing the performance, quality, and reliability of our innovative product line-up on a global scale. Your expertise in front-end and visualization tool development will be instrumental in ensuring that data is accessible, available, and actionable for a wide group of cross-functional stakeholders with the purpose of driving critical changes and actions across our manufacturing floor.


  • Utilize extensive dimensional, manufacturing equipment and time series data to extract valuable statistics and insights about failures to drive improvements in production quality and customer experience.
  • Develop cutting-edge visualizations and intuitive dashboards to bring data accessibility to a whole new level across the factory, enabling stakeholders to easily interact with and derive insights from complex datasets.
  • Conduct methodical end-to-end research on algorithms, with a focus on prototyping, validation, and iterative improvement, while maintaining a practical approach to technological advancements.
  • Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques, and provide ongoing reports to ensure data content and quality meets business needs.
  • Identify data sources for potential value and invent new means to gather insights
  • Monitor key product metrics, understand root causes of changes, and create dashboards and reports
  • Acquire data from primary or secondary sources and maintain databases for analysis
  • Develop and maintain data visualizations, pipelines, and dashboard enhancements
  • Foster collaboration among peers by creating well-structured, adaptable designs and code that promote teamwork and practical solutions.


  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, or applicable discipline (Masters Preferred)
  • 4+ years of industry experience in a data analyst role or applicable Ph.D.
  • At least 4 years of experience with SQL, Python and Data visualization tools (e.g., Tableau. Thoughtspot, PowerBI, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience creating complex dashboards and data stories using data analytic tools
  • 4+ years of experience in data analysis, trend and root cause identification, and statistical modeling
  • Ability to communicate technical data concepts into actionable data for the busines
  • Experience with software-defined vehicles or similarly complex systems (preferred)
  • Experience in the field of manufacturing, quality (preferred)
  • Experience with front-end development and tech stack React query, NextJS, TypeScript, (preferred)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and constantly changing development environment

Equal Opportunity

Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Rivian is committed to ensuring that our hiring process is accessible for persons with disabilities. If you have a disability or limitation, such as those covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, that requires accommodations to assist you in the search and application process, please email us at candidateaccommodations@rivian.com.

Candidate Data Privacy

Rivian may collect, use and disclose your personal information or personal data (within the meaning of the applicable data protection laws) when you apply for employment and/or participate in our recruitment processes (“Candidate Personal Data”). This data includes contact, demographic, communications, educational, professional, employment, social media/website, network/device, recruiting system usage/interaction, security and preference information. Rivian may use your Candidate Personal Data for the purposes of (i) tracking interactions with our recruiting system; (ii) carrying out, analyzing and improving our application and recruitment process, including assessing you and your application and conducting employment, background and reference checks; (iii) establishing an employment relationship or entering into an employment contract with you; (iv) complying with our legal, regulatory and corporate governance obligations; (v) recordkeeping; (vi) ensuring network and information security and preventing fraud; and (vii) as otherwise required or permitted by applicable law.

Rivian may share your Candidate Personal Data with (i) internal personnel who have a need to know such information in order to perform their duties, including individuals on our People Team, Finance, Legal, and the team(s) with the position(s) for which you are applying; (ii) Rivian affiliates; and (iii) Rivian’s service providers, including providers of background checks, staffing services, and cloud services.

Rivian may transfer or store internationally your Candidate Personal Data, including to or in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the European Union and in the cloud, and this data may be subject to the laws and accessible to the courts, law enforcement and national security authorities of such jurisdictions.

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