Strategy & Operations Associate & Senior Associate

Doordash San Francisco , CA 94118

Posted 1 week ago

*About the Team

The Strategy & Operations team oversees strategic growth at DoorDash. Together, we're building the world's most efficient and reliable same-day logistics platform to fulfill our vision of empowering all local businesses. Strategy and Operations Associates establish the value of new projects, and run experiments to build the future of Consumer, Dasher, and Merchant experiences on the DoorDash platform. You will dive into data to explain delivery quality performance at the lowest level of detail, create strategies, work side-by-side with external teams and manage a team of specialists to make those a reality.

  • About the Role

Our best Associates are truth seekers who enjoy solving difficult problems, working across the organization and affecting change every day. They combine business context and analytics to take a problem area and implement a customized solution. Think this is you? Read on
Roles:

  • S&O Senior Associate

  • S&O Associate

  • You're excited about this opportunity because you will*

  • Analyze - Build models to evaluate the costs and benefits of different Dasher projects and experiments.

  • Strategize - You'll develop strategies for best serving our customers.

  • Collaborate - Influence and engage across the company - partner with our Operations, Merchant, Finance, Product, Engineering, and Analytics teams to implement strategy

  • Build and Experiment - You'll have your fingerprints all over the future of DoorDash Logistics. This means everything from high-level strategy to the operational details.

  • We're excited about you because*

  • You want to affect change every day and can operate in energizing environments

  • You enjoy solving problems and can translate high-level goals into executional plans

  • You want to oversee the outcome and help improve our most important growth and profitability metrics

  • You seek exposure to different types of problems and want to try your hand at different sides of the business

  • You have an ability to build partnerships at all levels across a variety of responsibilities to achieve common goals

  • You are excited to shape the direction of the company

  • You have completed your Bachelor's degree and have 1+ years work experience in banking, consulting, bizops, strategy, operations, technology, startups, or related experiences

  • You have advanced Excel skills (can perform complex functions)

  • Why You'll Love Working at DoorDash*

  • We are leaders* - Leadership is not limited to our management team. It's something everyone at DoorDash embraces and embodies.

  • We are operators* - We believe the only way to predict the future is to build it. Creating solutions to lead our company and our industry is what we do on every project, every day.

  • We are learners* - Everyone here is continually learning on the job, no matter if we've been in a role for one year or one minute. We are committed to learning and implementing what is best for our customers, merchants, and dashers.

  • We are one team* - The magic of DoorDash is our people, together making our inspiring goals attainable and driving us to greater heights.

  • About DoorDash

At DoorDash, our mission to empower local economies shapes how our team members move quickly and always learn and reiterate to support merchants, Dashers and the communities we serve. We are a technology and logistics company that started with door-to-door delivery, and we are looking for team members who can help us go from a company that is known for delivering food to a company that people turn to for any and all goods. Read more on the DoorDash website, the DoorDash blog, the DoorDash Engineering blog, and the DoorDash Careers page.
DoorDash is growing rapidly and changing constantly, which gives our team members the opportunity to share their unique perspectives, solve new challenges, and own their careers. Our leaders seek the truth and welcome big, hairy, audacious questions. We are grounded in our company values, and we make intentional decisions that are both logical and display empathy for our range of users-from Dashers to Merchants to Customers.
We're committed to supporting employees' happiness, healthiness, and overall well-being by providing comprehensive benefits and perks including premium healthcare, wellness expense reimbursement, paid parental leave, and more.

  • Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

We're committed to growing and empowering a more inclusive community within our company, industry, and cities. That's why we hire and cultivate diverse teams of people from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We believe that true innovation happens when everyone has room at the table and the tools, resources, and opportunity to excel.

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