Home Chef makes home cooking simple with perfectly portioned ingredients and easy-to-follow recipes delivered to your door weekly. Choose meals you'll love to cook and eat from 11 new chef-designed recipes each week, and learn new cooking techniques as you go! Whether you're an amateur cook, or more seasoned in the kitchen, cooking with Home Chef is easy and enjoyable.

Operations Analyst at Home Chef
Home Chef is a rapidly growing meal kit delivery service, fueled by our customer-first mentality and incredible team. Our plant-based crew is the lifeblood of our organization, operating in a supportive environment that allows the workplace to feel like a home away from home. Our work product is a testament to what collaboration, heart, and hustle can accomplish when combined. If you’re ready to be part of the action, we’re ready to connect with you. There are no limits to where we can go together.
Key Responsibilities
  • Build and manage operational dashboards and reports used to inform operations planning
  • Develop relationships across the business and work to identify current state processes and how to improve them through process change and technology
  • Design, implement, and manage interactive production planning tools and reports based on stakeholder feedback and future state processes at the facilities
  • Develop models and methodologies to monitor success of multiple facets of the business (facility capacity, machinery usage, labor, production, etc.)
  • Pursue exploratory data analysis in partnership with the Ops Analytics Manager to maximize impact on business results
Requirements
  • Attention to Detail: Organizational skill and ability to manage details of complex data systems and operational processes
  • Results oriented: Deal with ambiguity and make timely decisions to get to impact quickly
  • Problem solver: Identify issues quickly and bring recommended solutions backed by logic to the discussion
  • Interpersonal savvy: Develop rapport across the organization in order to build consensus for implementing new processes and tools
  • Technical ability: While experience using data exploration and visualization tools (e.g. Excel and Google Business Apps) are a must, experience using SQL, Python, and/or JavaScript highly desired. Ability to learn new languages and tools on the fly is highly desired.
  • 1-2 years work experience in a junior developer or data analyst role preferred
  • Undergraduate degree in Economics, Finance, Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Statistics, or other relevant area of study
  • Embody the Home Chef core values of putting the customer first, pursuing excellence, taking
  • ownership, and building a best-in-class team

Perks and benefits:
- Candidates can experience Home Chef as a customer - enter promo code PEOPLE30 for $30 off your first order!
- Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance available
- Paid holidays, sick time and vacation time
- 401k program - Flexible spending accounts for qualified medical, dependent care, parking, or transit expenses

Company Reviews

“Not one week is the same. Since the company is growing and innovating quickly, there are so many new ideas and projects we get to work on, all which have me thinking in different ways."
Lorena Dela Cruz
Software Engineer
at Home Chef
“The role is great for someone with a builder’s mentality - someone who is not just looking to pick up what someone put down. We’re trailblazers in our own way.”
Pat Sullivan
VP of Finance
at Home Chef
“Home Chef has given me the opportunity to advance and manage people quicker than I would at other organizations.”
Paulina Boonman
Product Manager
at Home Chef
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Why work with us
Home Chef is building new ways to navigate the booming meal kit delivery industry. Our team is a unique mix of creators, chefs, entrepreneurs, and trailblazers and we’re growing quickly. Our customer-first mentality, combined with a zest for supporting our peers, helped us bring home Built in Chicago’s Startup of the Year Moxie award in 2017. If you’re ready to be part of the action, we’re ready to connect with you. There are no limits to where we can go together.
Culture
Our team runs on a spirit of autonomy, trust, and inclusion that allows for quick decisions and inventive thinking. Our organic growth is supported by our employee’s constant eagerness to suggest and try new things. We’re growing quickly, across all departments, locations, and levels. Our extraordinary management team is simultaneously humble and inspiring, taking cues from our CEO who recently was honored as EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year. We encourage our employees to go as far as their ambitions take them while we equally strive to create a fun work environment. We know that fun at work doesn’t always mean a ping pong table - it can mean collaboration, communication, and creating new ideas and projects with your colleagues.
Perks & Benefits
Direct access to senior management – our leadership team works alongside our team members every day
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance
Generous paid time off (PTO) policy
401k program
Flexible spending accounts for qualified medical, dependent care, parking, or transit expenses
Free water taxi, discounted gym membership, and daily bike storage for Wrigley building employees
Cold brew coffee on tap at no charge (Wrigley office location)
Employee discounts for Home Chef meal kits
Free lunch every Friday and snacks and beverages on hand every day
Casual dress
Candidates can experience Home Chef as a customer - enter promo code PEOPLE30 for $30 off your first order!

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