Business Analyst II (Starlink)



Redmond, WA, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 18, 2023

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.


Starlink, our revolutionary satellite constellation, will deliver low-latency broadband internet worldwide. As an early member of the Starlink Customer Operations department, you will be responsible for analyzing data about Starlink customers and translating it into reporting, recommendations, and tooling to improve both our customers' experience and internal Starlink program operations.


  • Conduct analyses (SQL queries, other methods) that identify issues and opportunities impacting our customers, including actionable recommendations that quantifiably change outcomes
  • Integrate with all levels of the business to understand current workflows and identify systematic gaps; help rapidly answer tactical business questions through analytical frameworks
  • Define and develop department-level metrics and associated dashboards that quantify the health of our operation and influence change
  • Develop automation that mitigates business risk or creates efficiencies within Starlink Customer Operations and across functions
  • Own data integrity, tool maintenance, and reporting quality for the Starlink Customer Operations team
  • Train internal users and leaders on dashboard and tool usage, assists in troubleshooting
  • Improve data capture for future Customer Operations use cases, tracking identifying front-end requirements collaborating with software development teams on table development
  • Support new market launch, continuous improvement, and larger cross-functional strategic initiatives


  • Bachelor's degree in business, supply chain, management information systems, computer science, engineering, or economics
  • 2+ years of experience in reporting and analytics within customer operations, manufacturing, quality, human resources, purchasing, operations, cost accounting, supply chain management, or consulting
  • Experience with SQL and creating/managing dashboards using data visualization tools (e.g. Tableau, Power BI, Looker)
  • Experience with scripting languages (i.e. Python, R)


  • SQL proficiency (i.e. advanced joins, views/table distinctions, and basic query optimizations)
  • Advanced understanding of database structures, query optimizations, ETL development
  • Start-up, consulting, or other demonstrated experience in high-growth, fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Strong project management and self-directed prioritization skills
  • Exceptional ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical audiences at all organizational levels
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong relationships across disciplines and with multiple levels of management
  • Experience working with customer operations teams and tools (e.g. ticketing, account management, communications tools)


  • Position may involve long hours and weekend work as needed
  • This position may require the travel between our sites to support Starlink Customer Operations


Pay Range:
Business Analyst/Level I: $75,000.00 - $95,000.00/per year
Business Analyst/Level II: $90,000.00 - $115,000.00/per year

Your actual level and base salary will be determined on a case-by-case basis and may vary based on the following considerations: job-related knowledge and skills, education, and experience.

Base salary is just one part of your total rewards package at SpaceX. You may also be eligible for long-term incentives, in the form of company stock, stock options, or long-term cash awards, as well as potential discretionary bonuses and the ability to purchase additional stock at a discount through an Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You will also receive access to comprehensive medical, vision, and dental coverage, access to a 401(k) retirement plan, short & long-term disability insurance, life insurance, paid parental leave, and various other discounts and perks. You may also accrue 3 weeks of paid vacation & will be eligible for 10 or more paid holidays per year. Exempt employees are eligible for 5 days of sick leave per year.


  • To conform to U.S. Government export regulations, applicant must be a (i) U.S. citizen or national, (ii) U.S. lawful, permanent resident (aka green card holder), (iii) Refugee under 8 U.S.C. § 1157, or (iv) Asylee under 8 U.S.C. § 1158, or be eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here.

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

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