Position Purpose:
At HomeDepot.com, our award-winning e-Commerce team is blazing a trail of retail shopping innovation. The Home Depot has been named one of the world's most innovative companies and has the mission to provide the best interconnected shopping experience to our consumers. At the Company store, we benefit from this knowledge & innovation as we seek to grow and build our brand for the future in an very entrepreneurial environment. The Sr. Analyst, Online Merchandising will be responsible for understanding and analyzing the key drivers of performance related to online merchandising and our full assortment. This role works with Merchandise Planning Managers and Product Development to identify business opportunities and execute strategies to achieve business objectives and maximize sales and profitability. The Sr. Business Analyst will be responsible for executing daily, weekly and monthly reporting efforts, as well as strategic initiatives on pricing, assortment optimization, profitability & supplier engagement.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities & Key Accountabilities:
  • 40% - Track and measure business performance via execution of key daily, weekly and monthly reporting; seek out opportunities to continuously improve reporting efforts.
  • 30% - Contribute to projects and new initiatives which further strategic business objectives.
  • 30% - Partner with Merchandise Planning Managers and Online Merchants to analyze business drivers, provide insightful assessments and execute strategies to achieve business objectives.
Nature and Scope:
This position reports to the Sr. Manager, Merchandise Online.
This position has 0 direct reports.

Environmental Job Requirements:
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.


Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Working Conditions:
  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

Standard Minimum Qualifications:
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience:
4 years

Physical Requirements:
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree preferred
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Working knowledge of Tableau
  • Working knowledge of presentation software (e.g., Microsoft PowerPoint)
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
  • Proven ability to analyze, evaluate, and interpret complex data; innate intellectual curiosity.
  • Ability to understand business drivers and influence decision making with cross-functional partners.
  • Track record of taking ownership and driving results; ability to learn quickly and independently.
  • Ability to work simultaneously across several work streams balancing quality of work and consistent delivery.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • High comfort level working in fast paced environment.


​When it was founded in 1978 by Bernie Marcus and Arthur Blank, The Home Depot began changing consumers’ perspectives about how they could care for and improve their homes. The Company created the “do-it-yourself” concept, spawning an entire industry that now spans the globe.

Today, The Home Depot® is the world's largest home improvement specialty retailer, with more than 2,200 retail stores in the United States (including Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands), Canada, Mexico and China. The Home Depot’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HD) and is included in the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 index.


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