Data Analyst - Implementation


Paylocity is an equal opportunity employer.

The Data Analyst will design, develop and validate metrics and reports to measure and support the management of business performance across Operations and our Implementation teams.


This position will be responsible for organizing and analyzing data in a way that identifies opportunities and improves decision making related to operational capability, talent management and client experience.


What You'll Do:

  • Understand business processes, what drives performance and how we measure
  • Understand Paylocity data sources, underlying structure and alignment to metrics
  • Understand performance management requirements, provide solutions
  • Design, build and maintain data models, dashboards and reports - ensure data integrity
  • Help drive strategic priorities using insights derived from models, dashboards and analysis
  • Lead meetings and demonstrate accountability for the data and insights provided
  • Coordinate efforts across departments that support larger operational objectives
  • Be passionate about problem-solving – breaking down problems and developing analytical insights.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve data issues
  • Increase the usage practices around objective performance data in day to day management activities
  • Other duties as assigned


What You Bring:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Data Analyst
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, computer science, information systems or equivalent work experience
  • Experience developing Power BI and expert understanding of all Power BI elements including apps, data flows, data gateways, data sets, Power BI service, or experience with Tableau
  • Experience with Salesforce data, SQL and JSON
  • Strong MS Office skills, especially with Excel, specifically being able to import data, use pivot tables and modeling
  • Understanding of report writing required
  • Knowledge of DAX and Power Query
  • Forecast data
  • Experience with Lean Six Sigma preferred
  • Remote work flexibility




At Paylocity, “We” is what makes us different. We are committed to fostering a culture that honors diverse opinions, perspectives, and backgrounds, knowing that each makes us stronger and collectively unbeatable together. We actively cultivate these differences as we engage each other in driving innovation in the software and services we provide our customers. Paylocity is an equal opportunity employer.