Analytics Engineer - Growing international scale-up

Who are we?

Your new adventure starts at Channable

Channable is the beacon in a complex eCommerce landscape. Where eCommerce can be as tangled as a bowl of spaghetti, we make it a piece of cake. We provide an intuitive simple-to-use solution for both data feed management and PPC which enables online retailers, brands, and agencies to sell and advertise globally. Today, 6000+ global customers continue to boost their business to the next level using Channable’s solution.

Channable is a fun, young, and fast-growing company that was founded 7 years ago. The Utrecht-based startup rapidly developed into a company with an international team of over 150 talented colleagues. While you can still benefit from the start-up vibe, working at Channable also means being part of a professional company. We are the market leader in Benelux and are now conquering the rest of the world. We are looking to further develop our business worldwide, and for that we need you. 

Your role 

In this role, you will be part of our data team. This means working together with different departments and colleagues, autonomy, freedom, and making a huge impact on our business. We’re in the beginning stages of building out the foundation of our data team, so as an Analytics Engineer, you’ll be in an imperative position working closely with DevOps, Data Analysts and stakeholders to educate and empower them to use data as an analytic tool. Together with Jeroen (Business Analyst), you’ll plan the next steps to bring the data infrastructure to the next phase. With our team, you'll have a big impact on Channable’s growth and efficiency by engineering our colleagues (Operations, Sales, Marketing & Product) and to data models and supporting infrastructure that your colleagues understand in order to drive good and fast decision-making. This job is for you if you want to have a big influence on building a data infrastructure in order to provide data of higher quality faster and more. Even more specifically:

  • Utilize SQL, Python, and Git to build new data pipelines and maintaining high quality data.
  • Advocate for improvements to data quality, security, and performance that have a particular impact across your team and the organization.
  • Expand our data warehouse with clean data ready for analysis
  • Help to define and improve our internal standards for style, maintainability, and best practices for a high-scale data infrastructure
  • Maintain and advocate for these standards through code review, including testing, documentation, and reproducibility.
  • Maintain deliverables, projects, and timelines for your business stakeholders.
  • Communicate findings clearly to a broad range of stakeholders.

Your first month

In your first month, we focus on getting to know the company, your colleagues, and the tool. You’ll familiarize yourself with the Channable tool through excellent training. The team will onboard you well so you get to know our current data infrastructure and processes. 

This is what you bring

  • 2-5 years experience in data engineering, preferably at a B2B SaaS or E-commerce company
  • Comfortable working with Git and the command line
  • Writing analytical SQL and understand the difference between SQL that works, and performant SQL
  • Clear and direct communication skills about complex, technical topics
  • Track record with Python/R and SQL to drive business insights
  • A desire to continually keep up with advancements in data (engineering, analytics, science) team practices
  • Motivation to work autonomously, with strong organizational and time management skills

Big plusses:

  • You know how to build custom ELT pipelines in Python
  • Have an understanding of CI/CD strategy on our codebase
  • Modern data stack familiarity

Other qualifications

  • Experience with SQL, Python, and command line / bash
  • Bachelor or Master degree, preferably with a software engineering component 
  • You are living in the Netherlands and you are available for at least 32 hours per week
Want to know more about our team and culture? Have a look at our Instagram page, the page about Channable's culture, or read Glassdoor how our team thinks about working with us.


Job description

What do you get?

  • Competitive salary and a yearly company bonus of up to 10%
  • A flat organization that is open to your ideas and initiatives
  • Great personal development possibilities and growth
  • Excellent training and onboarding to get to know the tool, our processes, and your colleagues. After that, you’ll get the trust and responsibility to show what you got. Your buddy will support you throughout the whole onboarding.
  • Great working conditions: cool new office in Utrecht, catered lunch, sports groups, at least 25 vacation days, truly excellent work-life balance.

'What’s great about working at Channable is the fast-growing scale-up environment. When working as a data professional, you will work with a wide variety of talented and open colleagues. Setting goals and continuously taking small steps towards it is fun and accelerates your learning. The culture of eagerness to learn, develop and grow is what makes Channable a great place to work at.'

- Jeroen, Business Analyst at Channable

Procedure

Please apply by clicking on the "apply now" button below. If you convince us, Marloes will call you for a 2-sided introduction. After that, there will be 2 online interviews including an assignment. If you want to, you can come to the office sometime during the process. Your starting date is flexible, but preferably as soon as possible. Do you have any questions about this vacancy? Please contact Britt (britt.bosma@channable.com).

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