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Analytics Lead - (BI & Analytics Engineering)

Berlin, Germany · Analytics

About us:

SumUp is a leading financial technology company, founded in 2012 with the goal of empowering small businesses around the globe. We’re the financial partner of choice for more than 4 million merchants in over 35 markets. We collectively build, plan and fine-tune the technology that drives SumUp and empowers small businesses around the world.

We believe in the everyday hero. Those who have the courage to follow their passion and who have the strength and determination to realise their dreams. Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we're creating powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to help them run their business. With a founders mentality and a 'team-first attitude' our diverse teams across Europe, South America, and the United States work together to ensure that small business owners can be successful doing what they love.

About the BI & Analytics Engineering team:

The team is part of the global platform tribe and their mission is to, “Enable SumUppers to make data driven decision by maximising the value of the data we have by building the efficient & effective data models

The team is responsible for driving the measurement strategy and KPIs globally.  The team also provides and maintains the high standards and best practices for building quality data products in the organisation with a self-serve analytics framework.

Some of the tools and technologies used in the team:

  • AWS Cloud for all analytics back end infrastructure

  • Airflow, dbt for data modelling and orchestration

  • Snowflake for data warehousing

  • Tableau for visualisation

  • Python

\* We do not expect candidates to have prior experience with all these tools or technologies

We’re on a mission to redefine financial inclusion through accessible technology and products. In this role you’ll have high visibility across all levels of the business, and a chance to drive our analytics and global reporting strategy at the company level.

If you have a passion for self-serve analytics and finding insights in data that deliver real business value, then this Analytics Lead opportunity could be for you!

About the role & what you’ll do:

As an Analytics Lead, you will be leading the global BI & Analytics Engineering team consisting of analysts and analytics engineers to drive our data warehouse initiatives.

  • As a leader you will be guiding all our tribes on their analytics needs, and be a data & insights partner to cross-functional teams & senior stakeholders

  • You’ll work closely with the leadership team to shape the future analytics strategy for SumUp

  • You’ll drive the development and rollout of analytics strategy globally, including (and not limited to) hiring, onboarding, mentoring and data products development

  • You’ll own the Global Business Reporting and Global Data Models of SumUp for analytics

  • You’ll drive the Data Quality implementation frameworks for our data warehouse platform

  • You’ll drive the Global Analysts Guild to share the best practices for building the quality data products

You’ll be great for this role if

  • You’re an experienced leader with an Analytics Engineering or BI background with expertise in getting meaningful value from data lake and data warehouse platforms

  • You have experience in building analytical data products, including scoping analysis requirements, planning, execution, and insights development & share out

  • Advanced knowledge with SQL, Python and Visualisation tools

  • You know how to build and drive an analytics engineering team

  • You are passionate about self serve analytics

  • You have experience working with senior stakeholders and executive leadership to help shape and drive the analytics strategy

Why you should join SumUp:

🌍  We are open to remote work (+/- 1 hour of CET timezone), hybrid or on-site in Berlin just let us know what works for you.

📚  A dedicated annual L&D budget for attending conferences and/or advancing your career through further education

🚀  Enrolment onto our VSOP program - you will own a stake in SumUp’s future success. 

👩🏼‍💻  The opportunity to work on large scale fintech products used by millions of businesses around the world

💶  A corporate pension scheme where we match up to 20% of your contributions

🚵🏾‍♂️  Numerous other benefits such as Urban Sports Club subsidy, Kita placement assistance, relocation assistance, subsidised office lunches.

SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, colour, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by Company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

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