Tableau Software Associate Analytics Consultant in Austin, Texas

Associate Analytics Consultant

Department: Sales

Location(s): Austin, TX or Chicago, IL or Denver, CO or Atlanta GA

Tableau Software is a company on a mission. We help people see and understand their data. After a highly successful IPO in 2013, Tableau has become a market-defining company in the business intelligence industry. But don’t take our word for it—read what analysts like BARC and Gartner have to say about us. (Spoiler: You’ll find terms like “Leader” and “#1.”)

Tens of thousands of companies and organizations have chosen Tableau. From the executive suites of Fortune 500 companies to the jungles of Central America, from immunology research labs to high school robotics club meetings, our software can be found anywhere people have data and questions. Additionally, journalists, bloggers, and major media web sites have embraced our free product, Tableau Public, for its ability to help them share data online in the form of interactive visualizations. Check out all of our products at: at .

Tableau’s culture is casual and high-energy. We are passionate about our product and our mission and we are loyal to each other and our company. We value work/life balance, efficiency, simplicity, freakishly friendly customer service, and making a difference in the world. Tableau offers exceptional professional and financial growth potential.

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What you'll be doing…

A key aspect of Consulting at Tableau is nurturing customers to develop a culture of self-service analytics utilizing visualization best practices. The Associate Analytics Consultant is responsible for guiding the engagement to enable those objectives and providing feedback to the Sales teams about future opportunities. This is a great opportunity to join the Professional Services Delivery Team, and strengthen your customer engagement and solutions delivery skills.

The Professional Services Delivery team is the post-sales implementer of Tableau solutions, and therefore highly customer-facing. In this role, you will spend approximately 80% of your time travelling to meet on-site with customers, driving enablement and adoption.

The Associate Analytics Consultant owns the frontend design and implementation for allocated accounts, and manages the engagement to provide technical & analytical expertise, consulting on Visual Analytics and guiding on Business Intelligence best practices.

Some of the things you'll be doing include… #LI-KO1

  • Developing expertise in the features, benefits and application of Tableau’s products – Deep understanding of our Desktop/frontend product(s) and it’s integration into client solutions, and an intermediate level understanding of our Server product(s)

  • Providing billable Professional Services to Tableau Customers

  • Travelling to customer locations to provide delivery of Services

  • Participating in Discovery exercises at customer sites, contributing detailed analytics and visualization input to implementation plans

  • Conducting data reviews, product demonstrations and ad-hoc onsite customer workshops

  • Communicating via phone, email, face-to-face and web meetings with customers assisting and guiding them through the proposal and implementation process

  • Creating Post-Engagement Summaries and documenting final solutions for customers

  • Assisting Practice Managers, Professional Services Management and Sales with specific scoping or technical / guidance in pre-sales discussions

Who you are…

  • Data Rock Star . Knowledgeable indatabases, warehouses and BI/Visualization Solutions – i.e. Tableau, Qlik, Power BI, Cognos, Business Objects. Tableau Desktop and Tableau Server Experience recommended.

  • Visualization Specialist. You have a love of creative visualizations that help customers see and understand their data.

  • Customer- Centric. Experience owning customer engagements and providing best practice advice. Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage expectations and customer demands

  • Conviction and Commitment. You have an unshakable belief that Tableau's products will improve the world - one person at a time. Once you get it, you go all the way.

  • Go-Getter . Willing to go the extra mile with a strong work ethic; self-directed and resourceful.

  • Strong Communicator . Ability to translate knowledge across diverse industries and situations and present proposals and solutions to business users of all levels. Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Energetic and Creative . Energy and enthusiasm are your hallmarks. You think out-of-the-box and wow people with your interesting angles and quality work.

  • Highly Technical . You have strong technical skills across various technologies. Understanding of data querying and ability to read SQL statements; programming languages desired – Python & R preferred but not required.

  • Mathematically-Minded . Strong mathematical/analytical skills. Experience in statistical Solutions desired.

  • Experienced. 2+ years experiencein a Consulting or PS Delivery role in related industry.

  • You are a Recruiter! Tableau hires company builders and, in this role, you will be asked to be on the constant lookout for the best talent to bring onboard to help us continue to build one of the best companies in the world!