Data Analyst

Job Location: Waltham MA
Details: Leverage your deep analytical skills to clean manipulate and interpret data sets generating analyses which will inform decison-making and solutions for our clients

Who We Are

AlphaRoute is a startup that provides dynamic, end-to-end software, advanced analytics, and sophisticated consulting support to help school bus and transit agencies optimize their daily operations. Our work has been recognized by INFORMS, the largest professional association for operations research, management science, and analytics. Our team of PhD-level researchers and former public sector executives has garnered significant press coverage from The Wall Street Journal and several other publications. As we work to transform the world of mobility, we are saving millions of dollars for our clients, improving the lives of their constituents, and helping the environment.

Basic Qualifications

  • – Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Data Analytics, Operations Research, Engineering, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • – Experience with large-scale data sets and expertise manipulating data.
  • – Advanced skills in large-scale data analysis and visualization, across multiple analytics platforms.
  • – Experience and expertise in data analytics packages.
  • – An analytical mind and inclination for problem-solving.
  • – Strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to write comprehensive reports and distill findings into actionable insights for internal and external stakeholders.
  • – Keen attention to detail.
  • – Ability to successfully manage multiple projects at one time, often under tight deadlines.
  • – An energetic, team-oriented professional who is passionate about innovation and analytics.

Preferred Qualifications

  • – Familiarity with optimization models and how they can be applied to transportation, network, and supply chain systems.
  • – Familiarity with high-level modeling languages like Python and Julia.
  • – Strong programming skills.
  • – Passion for work that benefits the public good.

Job Description

As a Data Analyst, you will play an important part in the company’s growth and development. You will leverage your deep analytical skills to clean, manipulate, and interpret data sets, generating analyses which will inform decision-making and solutions for our clients. You will engage on multiple projects at once, often at the early stages of the project life cycle, receiving and distilling client data and turning it into clear, actionable insights for other members of our team. You will engage with clients on a day-to-day basis, maintaining the link between the company and our clients. Your analyses will help to inform internal processes, deliverables and recommendations for clients, and future business opportunities. You will bring energy, positivity, and determination to an already exciting work environment.

Everyone at AlphaRoute has a voice in who we are and what we do. We offer competitive pay, comprehensive health insurance, and flexible work schedules. We are a young team that works hard and plays hard — engaging in office trivia, team hangouts, happy hours, office putting contests, and much more! While we continue to grow, we believe that maintaining our fun, close-knit culture is key to our continued success.

Please apply using the form on this page or send an email, along with a resume and an (optional) cover letter, to

We welcome all identities, backgrounds, and voices at AlphaRoute, and we would love to hear from you!

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