Staff NPI Data Analyst



Job Description

About Rivian

Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract. 


As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. 

Role Summary

The New Product Introduction (NPI) organization is hiring a well-rounded Data Analyst with experience in supply chain optimization and specialization in data visualization. Ideally the candidate has Bill of Materials and production operations experience. The opening will be located at our Irvine, CA facility and reports directly to the Sr. Manager, NPI Production Control.


The essential functions of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams: Work closely with various departments to deliver end-to-end solutions. This includes understanding business needs, data exploration, model development, validation, and deployment.
  • Develop metrics and statistical models: Create tools that interpret trends and translate data into actionable insights, enhancing operational efficiency in a dynamic and flexible production environment.
  • Data quality and assessment: Analyze supply chain data from native systems to predict and correct anomalous data, while also assessing the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and collection techniques to ensure data accuracy.
  • Data visualization: Present complex information using data visualization techniques and provide recommendations for the optimal path forward.
  • Continuous improvement: Be proactive in seeking opportunities for improvement, utilizing sound quantitative approaches in statistics and mathematics to enhance the way we ask questions, find answers, and leverage data to drive business impact.
  • Ad-hoc support: Be responsive to ad-hoc analysis and modeling requests from leadership, providing critical insights and solutions when needed.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering discipline, computer science, mathematics, or statistics required
  • 5+ years of experience in a related data field required
  • Strong analytical / visualization skills in Python, SQL, Tableau, Excel, etc.
  • Ability to explain complex topics to non-technical stakeholders
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Strong Microsoft Suite Knowledge (Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Automotive knowledge is a plus

Pay Disclosure

Salary Range/Hourly Rate for California Based Applicants: $150,000 - $173,000 (actual compensation will be determined based on experience, location, and other factors permitted by law).

Benefits Summary: Rivian provides robust medical/Rx, dental and vision insurance packages for full-time employees, their spouse or domestic partner, and children up to age 26. Coverage is effective on the first day of employment, and Rivian covers most of the premiums.

Equal Opportunity

Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Rivian is committed to ensuring that our hiring process is accessible for persons with disabilities. If you have a disability or limitation, such as those covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, that requires accommodations to assist you in the search and application process, please email us at

Candidate Data Privacy

Rivian may collect, use and disclose your personal information or personal data (within the meaning of the applicable data protection laws) when you apply for employment and/or participate in our recruitment processes (“Candidate Personal Data”). This data includes contact, demographic, communications, educational, professional, employment, social media/website, network/device, recruiting system usage/interaction, security and preference information. Rivian may use your Candidate Personal Data for the purposes of (i) tracking interactions with our recruiting system; (ii) carrying out, analyzing and improving our application and recruitment process, including assessing you and your application and conducting employment, background and reference checks; (iii) establishing an employment relationship or entering into an employment contract with you; (iv) complying with our legal, regulatory and corporate governance obligations; (v) recordkeeping; (vi) ensuring network and information security and preventing fraud; and (vii) as otherwise required or permitted by applicable law. 


Rivian may share your Candidate Personal Data with (i) internal personnel who have a need to know such information in order to perform their duties, including individuals on our People Team, Finance, Legal, and the team(s) with the position(s) for which you are applying; (ii) Rivian affiliates; and (iii) Rivian’s service providers, including providers of background checks, staffing services, and cloud services. 


Rivian may transfer or store internationally your Candidate Personal Data, including to or in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the European Union and in the cloud, and this data may be subject to the laws and accessible to the courts, law enforcement and national security authorities of such jurisdictions.  


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