Sungevity Operations Business Analyst in Oakland, California

Operations Business Analyst

Oakland, California



The Company

Sungevity is one of the world’s leading and fastest growing residential solar companies. Our success tracks to three priorities. First, we are obsessed with customer service and are committed to making the happiest customers in our, or any, industry. Second, we are a technology-led business, well known for inventing Remote Solar Design, and leading the solar industry with software innovations that make going solar easier and cheaper. And finally, our business is designed to partner and grow with leading organizations from Lowe’s to E.On, GE to Sierra Club. Sungevity currently operates in 14 US states, the UK, Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium.


Sungevity is a mission-driven business, and we combine our social commitment with a drive for top-notch professional execution and realism. Our culture is fast-paced, passionate and fun. We have a “no drama” environment. We’re prepared for the fact that no two days will be remotely similar on this adventure, and we are all-in committed to make the most of our incredible market opportunity, ourselves and each other.

Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity is a core value at Sungevity. Diverse opinions, ideas, and experience push us, challenge us, and all our whole team to work better and smarter. We know that the more diverse our workforce is, the closer we are to achieving our mission of building the world's most energized network of customer who power their lives with sunshine. We aim to provide an inclusive, empowering, and supportive work environment for individuals from all backgrounds and walks of life.

The Position Mission

The Operations Business Analyst supports Sungevity’s Installation Operations Department by combining detailed reporting on specific business questions with data-driven insight into opportunities for operational improvement. The Operations Analyst will influence operational strategy, help ensure data integrity, and provide insightful analysis into the business.


  • Conduct business specific analysis to ensure completion and implementation plans for long term projects

  • Proactively support on-going reporting for all new processes, products, initiatives and Software releases across Sungevity’s business units

  • Effectively design and manage scalable reporting infrastructure for 5 internal departments and 6-10 satellite teams within the Operations organization.

  • Identify opportunities and recommend improvements to implement efficient processes and modifications to current systems and technologies.


  • Adaptive - ability to work effectively in ambiguous or changing situations, and with diverse individuals and groups

  • Autonomous - ability to work individually yet highly collaborative and resourceful

  • Self-Starter - sufficiently motivated without the help of others

  • Team Player - works well as a member of a team or group

  • Analytical - ability to interpret and think objectively

  • Proactive - acts without direct guidance and brings new ideas to the company

  • Diversity & Inclusion- The ability to account for one's own and other's world views and identify opportunities, make decisions, and resolve conflicts in ways that optimize differences for better, longer lasting, and more creative solutions.

Skill Sets

  • Demonstrated experience in quantitative analysis and forecasting leading to operational performance improvement within processes, products and software releases

  • Ability to effectively communicate statistical evidence of business insights to an audience of non-analysts

  • Experience with R, Python, HTML/CSS, or Javascript is a plus

  • Highly proficient with at least one database query protocol, MySQL strongly preferred

  • Direct experience with TIBCO Spotfire is a HUGE plus

  • Understanding of Geospatial Analytics strategies & models in an operational planning context (preferred but not necessary)

Compensation and Benefits

We pride ourselves on offering the most competitive compensation package in the industry. We pay 100% of our employee benefits costs and offer healthcare plans, long-term and short-term disability, life insurance, dental, vision and 401K.

Sungevity strives for a multicultural work environment; diversity is a core value. AA/EOE. We are a Fair Chance Employer.


Sungevity is located in the historic Jack London Square Area of Oakland, CA. Served by BART, Amtrak and Ferry Service. We also provide a locked bike room for our employees use. Please apply to