About the Role
FiscalNote’s software engineers are creating a cutting-edge product that allows organizations big and small to take control of their government strategy. We have the colossal task of making policy documents accessible accessible and actionable. Our data back-end interfaces with sources that are frequently brittle and obsolete to provide reliable, timely, and accurate information - at scale.
We are constantly expanding our platform backend to represent more policymaking activities of more branches of government across more jurisdictions. At the same time, we are creating new ways to retrieve and organize the millions of documents on our platform.
Identify, analyze, and interpret complex data sets
Evaluate primary and secondary data sets and evaluate, merge, or filter strategies for data ingestion
Work with development team in developing techniques/practices to filter and “clean” data sets in consultation with product team.
Identify and define new process improvement opportunities for data ingestion
Work with developers in creating the optimal/reusable data models
Create testing scenarios and test scripts for checking the quality of the data sets being injected into the platform
Work with the product team in creating workflows/user experience with data sets
Scale data ingestion with decreased time to platform across all data sets
Ensure that data models, and their implementation, have consistency and standardization
6-8+ years of experience as a data analyst or working with data
A strong understanding of data modeling and data operations
Strong SQL and data query knowledge
The ability to mentor and guide junior data analysts in performing their functions
Experience in data mining and working with large data sets.
Prior experience with data integration projects (strongly preferred)
A self-starter attitude with the ability to lead and manage projects
A strong ability to analyze, organize, and disseminate information with attention to detail and accuracy
Good communication skills with the ability to translate business requirements into technical requirements and vice versa.
FiscalNote is the leading Issues Management platform. Our mission is to build the world’s most powerful platform for analyzing government risk and opportunity. For organizations facing government impact, FiscalNote is the platform for professionals to plan and execute their organization’s government risk strategy. Organizations rely on FiscalNote because of its accurate and relevant information, cutting-edge analytics, and ease of use. Our fierce curiosity and insatiable urge for the next challenge pours into our company culture.
FiscalNote offers competitive salaries, equity packages, and retirement accounts to ensure we’re all FN owners. We work hard, so we want you to play hard; our open vacation policy and vacation expense contribution help us ensure you’re getting the R&R you need. We offer comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance options supplemented by a flexible spending account (FSA). We have a slew of other benefits which you can check out at careers.FiscalNote.com.
FiscalNote values diversity. We are committed to equal opportunities and creating an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants regardless of ethnic origin, national origin, gender, race, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation or age. FiscalNote is an EEOC employer.
FiscalNote uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all new employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www.DHS.gov/E-Verify.