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People Analytics Solutions Lead

  • Location
    • Detroit, Michigan
    • Remote
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


People Analytics CoE (Community of Expertise) is looking for a People Analytics Solution Leader to lead its newly formed Data Science & Predictive Analytics and Data Visualizations & Analytics Solutions teams. In this role, you will lead the suite of People Analytics solutions and data analytics technology that will be used to inform strategic talent decisions, improve organization effectiveness, drive positive employee experience, and accelerate access to critical business insights. Your strong analytics technical expertise (data science, data visualizations and/or data engineering) and demonstrated knowledge of different areas of HR (data, analytics, and processes), will help advance our analytics capabilities and enable data-driven decisions. What is in it for you? You will have a chance to influence our talent strategy, help design insights that matter and be part of a great team that puts innovation and curiosity at the center of everything we do. 


  • Develop and implement People Analytics Solutions strategy & roadmap that enhances our self-service, AI/ML, data automation and data visualizations capabilities 

  • Partner with IT on building the best-in-class data environment and technology stack for the People Analytics teams (requirements, prioritization, implementation)

  • Advance the AI/ML capabilities by leveraging existing use-cases and use advanced modeling techniques to drive process improvements, improve organizational effectiveness and enhance candidate and employee experience

  • Develop enhanced dashboard data sharing and security model governance framework in partnership with HROS

  • Define prioritization criteria and intake process for projects and requests managed by the team

  • Lead the implementation of new analytics solutions (dashboards, AI models etc.) including UX training and enhancement development

  • Advance the AI/ML capabilities by leveraging existing use-cases and use advanced modeling techniques to drive process improvements, improve organizational effectiveness and enhance candidate and employee experience

  • Build partnership and work closely with HROS and IT teams and vendors to deliver the best-in-class analytics tools and solutions that support our strategic goals  


  • 7+ years of experience in at least one of the following areas: data science; data analytics, reporting & visualizations, or data engineering 

  • 3+ years of experience successfully leading direct and cross-functional teams

  • Very good understanding of HR data and HR employee lifecycle processes (talent acquisition, talent development, workforce planning, DEI (diversity, equity, and inclusion), engagement, employee listening, learning and development, external benchmarking etc.)

  • Very good knowledge of People Analytics technology stack and experience working with IT leadership on the analytics product development roadmap (data warehouse/ETL, dashboards, reports)

  • Strong experience using SQL, R, Python for data analysis and data visualization tools (Power BI is a plus)

  • Very strong data analytics skills and ability to leverage multiple internal and external data sources to enable data-driven insights and inform strategic talent decisions

  • Experience incorporating external data sources into internal datasets

  • Ability to break down barriers and quickly achieve high impact progress within the organization

  • Degree with quantitative focus (e.g., Mathematics, Statistics, Industrial and Organizational Psychology) and/or degree in Human Resources is a plus

  • Highly data-driven, consultative, passionate about data storytelling, a great communicator who can use data and analytics technology to solve business problems and influence executive stakeholders

Additional Description

Remote - This position does not require the employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The Employees role enables them to work off-site on a permanent basics

Compensation: The compensation information is a good faith estimate only

  • The  median level   range  of salary compensation for this role is  $125,626 - $161,000 .
  • Bonus Potential: An incentive pay program offers payouts based on company performance, job level, and individual performance.
  • Benefits: GM offers a variety of health and wellbeing benefit programs. Benefit options include medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Accounts, retirement savings plan, sickness and accident benefits, life insurance, paid vacation & holidays, tuition assistance programs, employee assistance program, GM vehicle discounts and more.

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