Data Quality Analyst

Company Overview

Niche helps people find where they belong. Every month, millions of people use Niche to choose where to live, work, and go to school. We have in-depth reviews, rankings, and statistics on every college, K-12 school, and neighborhood in the U.S. and millions of monthly website visitors. Located in Pittsburgh, we're quickly becoming one of the largest websites in the U.S.

About the Job

We’re looking for a highly motivated Data Quality Analyst to help us grow our business. You’ll be tasked with seeking out new data, maintaining current data, tracking data releases, and improving the quality of our products.


  • Seek out, collect, clean, and update data sources on K-12 schools, colleges, and workplaces
  • Develop methods to improve our data quality process
  • Support sales and marketing teams with data exports and data analysis
  • Write and maintain complex SQL/R code to clean and process data

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in math, economics, computer science, statistics or a related field
  • Hands on experience with databases
  • Basic knowledge of R
  • Hard worker who wants to learn and grow with the position and company
  • Can work independently in a fast paced, startup environment and handle multiple projects concurrently

Preferred Qualifications

  • Expert knowledge of SQL and/or PostgreSQL databases
  • Advanced knowledge of writing custom data analysis scripts

Principals Only.  No recruiters or agencies, please. 

Niche will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship now or in the future for this opening.

Benefits and Perks

This is a full time, salaried position with competitive compensation and benefits including 20 paid days off per year, paid parental leave, stock options, SIMPLE IRA, and a comprehensive health plan, including vision and dental, provided at no cost to the employee. Niche is committed to the local community and offers three paid volunteering days per year. We’ve also been ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in Southwestern PA by the Pittsburgh Business Times. EOE.

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Working at Niche

Niche is a small team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. We’re a unique blend of data scientists, engineers, parents, and “yinzers” who are looking for exceptional talent to grow our company. Read more about Niche and check out our team page.

We believe people’s lives are made better by having the right resources to inform their biggest life decisions. Your ideas and work will make an immediate impact on our company and millions of users.

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