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Reporting and Data Analyst Job

Date: May 22, 2019

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77056

Company: Marathon Oil




This is a role for someone with an understanding of multiple data visualization tools including Spotfire and Tableau. Primary job responsibilities include understanding business requirements, working with data engineers to correctly structure data and creating intuitive and insightful business reports. The role requires a creative thinker who keeps up with trends in the BI & Analytics space to deploy the most suitable data visualization tools for the user community.



  • Work with various business units to gather requirements, create technical design documents and communicate business needs to appropriate technical resources.
  • Collaborate with data engineers to design and model data for consumption among our companies various data visualization platforms.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert in the Spotfire and Tableau report development and administrator subject areas.
  • Support the design, development and rollout of Spotfire and Tableau reports.
  • Provide administrative support for the Tableau and Spotfire environments.




Skills Required:

  • Previous experience working with business groups to understand and document business requirements and effectively communicate with technical resources.
  • Experience with Spotfire and Tableau reporting tools.
  • Experience with the Agile project management method and be able to effectively plan and deliver technical solutions needed by the business.
  • Ability to prioritize modeling initiatives, manage timeline expectations, and ensure that technical solutions meet business needs.
  • Understanding of Spotfire and Tableau expression building.
  • Strong problem analysis and resolution skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-starter and motivated.
  • Hands-on experience of TIBCO Spotfire and Tableau Installation and Configuration a plus.
  • Understanding of Oil and Gas production data is a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Power BI is a plus.


  • Degree Required:  Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • Years’ Experience:  3+ years overall
  • Knowledge Required:  Must be proficient with Spotfire and Tableau development
  • Travel Require:  minimal


Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. With a material position in four of the best oil-rich U.S. resource plays in different stages of development, we offer a variety of career opportunities, whether you're a recent college graduate or an experienced professional. You'll have the tools to develop and refine the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.

Marathon Oil Company will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.

If you are a current Marathon employee please use the ERP website to submit referrals.

Posting Notes: ||  Houston  ||  TX   ||  United States (US)  ||  SF:DI; SF:GH; SF:LI; SF:MN; SF:RZ ||  Information Technology  || Not Applicable  || || 30004  ||





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