Data Analyst

Job description

Would you like to put your analytics skills to use at a fast-growing tech scale-up?


ChannelEngine is looking for an enthusiastic Data Analyst to work alongside our business and technical teams to create business value through data. We’re working on some cool projects and need more talented people in the team to make our company goals a reality. We’re building a data platform, migrating to Azure, and working on some  interesting machine learning models. You’ll be involved in all of this, as well as the day to day of helping convert all the useful e-commerce data we have in our platform into digestible business intelligence to provide our stakeholders with the right insights to aid their decision-making.


What else will you be doing?

  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders to understand key metrics, examine business and technical requirements, and develop reporting / data applications,

  • Using  business insight and technical knowledge to define, develop and deliver analytics solutions to stakeholders,

  • Developing and maintaining ETL / ELT pipelines and data components to extend and optimise the ChannelEngine data platform,

  • Developing rich, intuitive automated dashboards,

  • Developing ad-hoc reports and providing analytics services to support business decision-making processes,

  • Searching and applying tools and/or methodologies to foster data analytics best practices,

  • Documenting relevant code, business requirements and technical processes,

  • Providing support to the development of training materials and training activities related to the BI tools and applications,

  • Debugging issues, discrepancies and finding root causes.

Job requirements

What you’ll need

  • Bachelor’s degree in Maths, Data Science, or a similar field,

  • 4+ years’ experience as a developer or analyst within a data team,

  • 2+ years’ experience working with SQL databases and writing SQL queries,

  • Experience in dashboard development using PowerBI, Tableau, Looker or a similar tool,

  • Ability to script in Python, or a similar language,

  • Ability to understand and analyse business processes and requirements,

  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and verbal,

  • Active listening skills, a proactive approach, and a willingness to learn new things,

  • Experience with Microsoft Azure and/or Google Cloud Platform would be a plus,

  • Currently residing in the Netherlands.


Why you’ll love working here

  • Number 1: working at a company that is at the forefront of the world of e-commerce and online marketplaces,

  • This is a new role! You will have the opportunity and resources to implement your bright ideas together with the rest of the team,

  • We are in the process of building a data platform which brings plenty of interesting opportunities - no two days are the same!

  • We have plenty of data and lots of demand to consume it,

  • State-of-the-art tech: we work with the latest technologies, business models and tools,

  • Personal and professional development within a fast-growing company,

  • Work in our modern office next to Leiden Central Station, with views across the city or, of course, from home,

  • We want our colleagues to be happy and healthy, so there are quality chairs and sit-stand desks to work at, as well as other ergonomic tools at your disposal,

  • Free healthy (and slightly less healthy) snacks, the widest selection of tea you’ve ever seen, and exceptionally good coffee to keep you well fuelled throughout the day,

  • A very social and passionate team. We have lunch with colleagues, and we like to do fun activities together!


About ChannelEngine

ChannelEngine is an international, e-commerce SaaS solution, helping brands, retailers and distributors find millions of new customers by connecting them to the biggest marketplaces around the world.

We are growing at a rapid pace, with a mission to cover the globe. For this, we need to expand our teams with ambitious, adventurous, and enthusiastic people who want to shape the world of e-commerce with us. If this sounds like you, we look forward to receiving your application.