Business Intelligence Data Analyst



IT, Operations, Data Science
New York, NY, USA · Remote
Posted on Saturday, May 25, 2024

Our mission at Talkspace is to make therapy affordable and accessible to everyone. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. Want to help over one million people feel better? Come join our team!

We are seeking a Business Intelligence Data Analyst with substantial experience in driving financial outcomes through comprehensive data analysis and visualization. The ideal candidate will have 2-4 years of proven experience in private equity or consulting, with a demonstrated ability to collaborate across various business units including sales, data science, and our large clinical network.

This role involves leveraging your advanced analytical skills to provide insightful financial analysis and reporting directly to the finance department, crucial for strategic decision-making and operational efficiency. You will have the unique opportunity to shape Business Intelligence as a discipline at Talkspace, working closely with and leveraging insights from a tenured Data Science team. You will report directly to the Senior Vice President (SVP) of Finance, ensuring strategic alignment and leadership visibility.

About This Role

  • Data Visualization and Financial Reporting:
    • Develop and refine data visualizations that clearly communicate financial trends and forecasts to stakeholders.
    • Create automated financial reports and dashboards using Looker and other tools.
    • Deeply understand and forecast medical claims and the dynamics of payor businesses within the healthcare sector.
  • Quantitative Analysis:
    • Conduct thorough quantitative analyses to support financial and operational strategies.
    • Utilize your expertise in SQL and Python to manage financial data effectively.
  • Strategic Insights:
    • Collaborate with finance and cross-functional teams to provide data-driven insights supporting product development, provider network operations, commercial strategy, marketing, and partnership initiatives/decisions.
    • Navigate the intricacies of a multi-sided marketplace, within a healthcare context, understanding different stakeholder needs and market drivers.
  • Communication and Collaboration:
    • Engage with both technical and non-technical stakeholders to transform complex data insights into understandable and actionable financial strategies.
    • Work closely with a seasoned Data Science team to leverage advanced analytics in shaping business intelligence strategies.
    • Create and present easily digestible and actionable recommendations to senior leadership through live meetings, comprehensive slide decks, and dynamic dashboards, influencing key decision-making processes.

About You

  • 3-5 years of experience in a business intelligence role with a strong finance focus, or at least 2-3 in private equity, venture capital, or top tier consulting (e.g., MBB, LEK, Parthenon-EY).
  • BA/BS in Finance, Economics, or a related quantitative field. An MBA is advantageous.
  • Proficient in SQL, Python, and Excel/Google Sheets. Advanced skills in data visualization tools like Looker or Tableau are essential.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle complex financial data and generate meaningful business insights.
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to present data stories to diverse audiences.
  • Smart, Kind, Driven


At Talkspace, we believe that pay transparency during the interview process is a critical part of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Our salary bands are based on internal and external compensation benchmarks, which we regularly evaluate to ensure we pay competitively.

The base salary range for this role is between $115,000 and $140,000. Within the salary bands, leveling corresponds to each candidate’s relevant experience, skills as assessed during the interview process, education, and applicable certifications.

Why Talkspace?

Talkspace is the most comprehensive and convenient way to take care of your mental health and wellness, focused on providing quality mental health services on your own terms.

Our signature psychotherapy and psychiatry product connects individual users with a network of thousands of licensed mental health providers through an easy-to-use and HIPAA-compliant web and mobile platform. With Talkspace, users can connect their dedicated provider via live video, text, or phone.

Backed by over 10 years of industry-leading research and clinically proven results, our accessible care model continues to make huge strides in lowering the barriers to quality mental healthcare services nationwide. Talkspace is the top insurance-covered therapy service with over 112 million Americans covered and a leader within the Corporate Wellness Space, with more than 200 employer partnerships across several industries.

Our focus to help people feel better starts at Talkspace, where we connect and collaborate as a team to make the world a better place. Fun company-wide events, happy hours, wellness perks, flex PTO, access to Talkspace products, and competitive benefits are just some of the ways we make Talkspace a great place to work. Do you want to save the world? Come join us!


Talkspace welcomes and celebrates talent from all backgrounds, perspectives, and walks of life to foster an innovative and diverse workforce. We encourage you to apply, even if you don’t meet every qualification, if you believe you could make a great addition to this team. Come as you are and learn about the exciting opportunities on our team.

Individuals seeking employment at Talkspace are considered without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

How do we define Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging at Talkspace?


Diversity encompasses the unique attributes of our employees as individuals. We value and embrace the richness arising from their varied backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences, which include, but are not limited to, age, ability, ethnicity, gender, race, and cultural background.


Equity refers to a fair and impartial workplace, aiming to ensure equal growth and advancement opportunities for all employees. This involves amplifying underrepresented voices, addressing unconscious biases, and providing inclusive, culturally competent mental health care.


Inclusion signifies the practice of granting equal access to opportunities and resources for all employees, particularly those who might otherwise be excluded or marginalized. It ensures that everyone feels a sense of belonging, value, support, and respect as an individual.


Belonging reflects the affinity and positive relationships that develop among employees from diverse backgrounds when businesses actively promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace.