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Data Analyst - Customer Success Operations - Canada



IT, Customer Service, Sales & Business Development, Operations, Data Science
Canada · Remote
Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2024

Who we are

Samsara (NYSE: IOT) is the pioneer of the Connected Operations™ Cloud, which is a platform that enables organizations that depend on physical operations to harness Internet of Things (IoT) data to develop actionable insights and improve their operations. At Samsara, we are helping improve the safety, efficiency and sustainability of the physical operations that power our global economy. Representing more than 40% of global GDP, these industries are the infrastructure of our planet, including agriculture, construction, field services, transportation, and manufacturing — and we are excited to help digitally transform their operations at scale.

Working at Samsara means you’ll help define the future of physical operations and be on a team that’s shaping an exciting array of product solutions, including Video-Based Safety, Vehicle Telematics, Apps and Driver Workflows, Equipment Monitoring, and Site Visibility. As part of a recently public company, you’ll have the autonomy and support to make an impact as we build for the long term.

About the role

The Data Analyst will be a key technical contributor within the Data Analytics function of the Customer Success Operations organization. They will demonstrate deep expertise in querying, structuring, and visualizing actionable data to drive operational improvements for Customer Success. The Data Analyst will work closely with cross-functional leaders, engineers, and product managers to translate business, product, and technical requirements into concrete quantitative analysis and dashboards, and iterate on the output with stakeholders.

The ideal candidate has a passion for solving highly technical business problems through effective data visualization and manipulation and is eager to pursue various data-related projects in a fast-moving environment.

This role is open to candidates residing in Canada.

You should apply if:

  • You want to impact the industries that run our world: Your efforts will result in real-world impact—helping to keep the lights on, get food into grocery stores, reduce emissions, and most importantly, ensure workers return home safely.
  • You are the architect of your own career: If you put in the work, this role won’t be your last at Samsara. We set up our employees for success and have built a culture that encourages rapid career development, and countless opportunities to experiment and master your craft in a hyper-growth environment.
  • You’re energized by our opportunity: The vision we have to digitize large sectors of the global economy requires your full focus and best efforts to bring forth creative, ambitious ideas for our customers.
  • You want to be with the best: At Samsara, we win together, celebrate together and support each other. You will be surrounded by a high-caliber team that will encourage you to do your best.

In this role, you will work on:

  • Data structures: Leveraging their language of choice (e.g., SQL, Python) to shape, structure, and optimize data sets for analysis
  • Dashboarding: Creating and maintaining complex dashboards and other summary visualizations to support decision-making from operational and leadership teams
  • Actionable analysis: Performing a variety of exploratory analyses that help us understand the health of the Customer Success organization and identify opportunities for improvement and optimization
  • Analytical modeling: Building analytical models to identify patterns, anomalies, and root causes (e.g., analyzing device health to proactively reach out to customers)
  • Cross-functional collaboration: Leading meetings with technical and non-technical leaders to understand data structures, dashboard requirements, and business priorities
  • Champion, role model, and embed Samsara’s cultural principles (Focus on Customer Success, Build for the Long Term, Adopt a Growth Mindset, Be Inclusive, Win as a Team) as we scale globally and across new offices

Minimum requirements for the role:

  • BA or equivalent coursework in a quantitative discipline (e.g., Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, etc.)
  • 3+ years experience as a data analyst, data engineer, or related role
  • Experience with data manipulation and processing, preferably in SQL
  • Experience with data visualization, preferably in Tableau

An ideal candidate also has:

  • Experience with CRM and ticketing tools, specifically Zendesk or Salesforce data
  • Experience in a Customer Success or Customer Success organization, with an understanding of relevant KPIs and processes
  • Experience with B2B hardware and SaaS products
  • Experience partnering with leadership to solve business problems

Samsara’s Compensation Philosophy: Samsara’s compensation program is designed to deliver Total Direct Compensation (based on role, level, and geography) that is at or above market. We do this through our base salary + bonus/variable + restricted stock unit awards (RSUs) for eligible roles. For eligible roles, a new hire RSU award may be awarded at the time of hire, and additional RSU refresh grants may be awarded annually.

We pay for performance, and top performers in eligible roles may receive above-market equity refresh awards which allow employees to achieve higher market positioning.

The range of annual base salary for full-time employees for this position is below. Please note that base pay offered may vary depending on factors including your city of residence, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.
$85,000$110,000 CAD

At Samsara, we welcome everyone regardless of their background. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, and other characteristics protected by law. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.


Full time employees receive a competitive total compensation package along with employee-led remote and flexible working, health benefits, Samsara for Good charity fund, and much, much more. Take a look at our Benefits site to learn more.


Samsara is an inclusive work environment, and we are committed to ensuring equal opportunity in employment for qualified persons with disabilities. Please email or click here if you require any reasonable accommodations throughout the recruiting process.

Flexible Working

At Samsara, we embrace a flexible working model that caters to the diverse needs of our teams. Our offices are open for those who prefer to work in-person and we also support remote work where it aligns with our operational requirements. For certain positions, being close to one of our offices or within a specific geographic area is important to facilitate collaboration, access to resources, or alignment with our service regions. In these cases, the job description will clearly indicate any working location requirements. Our goal is to ensure that all members of our team can contribute effectively, whether they are working on-site, in a hybrid model, or fully remotely. All offers of employment are contingent upon an individual’s ability to secure and maintain the legal right to work at the company and in the specified work location, if applicable.

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