Tableau Specialist - Vancouver, BC

PNI Digital Media is a leading tech industry e-commerce solutions provider, and we’re proud to be one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. We’re looking for a Tabelau Specialist to join our growing Business Intelligence team in our Vancouver, BC office.

This role will support analytics for top tier eCommerce companies, such as Costco, Sam’s Club, Staples and FedEx. You’ll focus primarily on designing and building dynamic and powerful data visualizations for core metrics, KPIs, and ad-hoc requests across all retailers to both monitor sales performance and determine future business strategy. You will work with internal development teams to set up and collect the right data structure.

The ideal candidate is analytical, possesses a passion for developing insights and has strong communication skills.


  • Develop Tableau dashboards and reports using visual best practices to promote user adoption and usability

  • Perform installation, migration and upgrade of Tableau data sets and dashboards

  • Develop optimized data sets on Tableau Online Server via SQL database, Tableau Prep Builder, Google Analytics and third party connections

  • Solicit business requirements and identify reporting needs for a variety of stakeholders at PNI

  • Collaborate with data engineer and data scientist to improve PNI’s architectural infrastructure & support ongoing business initiatives

  • Manage, oversee, and update existing reports on Tableau server to prevent report breakage and maintain data freshness.

  • Writing SQL statements to merge datasets and creating custom logic to optimize datasets for reporting

  • Merge, blend and join data via Tableau Prep

  • Provide suggestions to constantly improve internal processes and methodologies

  • Provide support and cross training on Tableau to product managers, account managers and PNI’s Tableau user community

  • Act as backup Tableau administrator


  • Bachelors degree in Business, Economics, Finance, Engineering, Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics or related field, or equivalent experience

  • 2+ years of relevant work experience in a business analyst/data analyst/statistical analysis role

  • 2+ years of Tableau Server/Online experience

  • Experience in Google analytics and web e-Commerce is big plus

  • Experience working with efficient Tableau data join, blending, calculated fields, & Level of Detail calculations, etc.

  • Experience configuring Tableau server with multiple third party applications

  • Demonstrable experience writing SQL statements

  • Experience building or maintaining a data warehouse

  • Experience with Jira for managing tasks and a good understanding of Agile software development

  • Strong troubleshooting skills

  • Strong teamwork skills, and a willingness to always put We before Me.

What's it like to work at PNI Digital Media?

At PNI, we never settle for status quo. We never forget that our customers are our business. We’re efficient but diligent. We value teamwork. And above all, we know how to have fun. We love dogs, video games, karaoke, popcorn and foosball. We celebrate our successes, and we hold charity and fitness events throughout the year. In addition to a fitness subsidy, mat leave top-ups and a dog-friendly workplace, we offer our staff free fitness and yoga classes each week. Come and find out why we’re a consistently award-winning employer. Some of our recent accolades:

  • Canada Top 100 Employers

  • BC's Top Employers

  • SME Canada Top Small & Medium Employers

  • BC's Top Technology Companies

  • Profit 500 Company

PNI builds on-demand personalized print solutions, transaction processing, and order routing services for the world's largest retailers. We connect consumer-ordered digital content, whether from online, in-store kiosks, desktop software, or mobile phones, with retailers that have on-demand manufacturing capabilities, to produce personalized products.