Business Intelligence Analyst
Cookpad is a tech company with the largest online recipe sharing community in the world. With more than 90 million monthly unique users, we believe we can build a better world through encouraging even more people to cook.
Everyday, home cooking has a profound impact on ourselves and the world around us: it makes us healthier and connects us with our friends and family. By using technology to solve the problems related to everyday cooking, we help people live happier and healthier lives and our environment more sustainable. That’s how we want to change the world.
Cookpad’s mission is to make everyday cooking fun. To achieve this we will continue to develop our global business around our current services and and set a powerful new vision to advance our product.
And we’ve only just started.
As a Business Intelligence Analyst your key deliverables will be actionable insights that guide and support the product team. To achieve this you will design and implement robust data analytics and visualisations.
The role will report to the Business Intelligence Lead.
What we are looking for:
The role requires the following key competencies, skills and experience:
Communicator: This is a collaborative role and you will need to demonstrate that you can engage, share and influence across multiple teams to bring about change and deliver outcomes. You will be confident working closely with technical and creative colleagues in a global environment. You can ask the ‘right’ questions and be able to translate required actions and decisions into technical data requirements.
Technical Implementer: Ensure accurate and clean collection, storage, visualisation and insight across multiple data sources. Use technical data structures to design accurate and flexible SQL queries that can be used for visualisations and analytics. Design tests and hypotheses and interpret the results in a rigorous and statistically valid way. Have a meticulous approach to data and always keen to make things better and more efficient.
Analyst: Assist product teams to make informed business decisions by interpreting data and turning it into actionable insights. You use a deep dive approach to understand problems and can translate complex data analysis into understandable visualisations, assumptions and testable hypothesis. You will be confidently able to accurately communicate the outputs of visualisations and statistical results in a simple, easily understandable way to senior stakeholders.
Passionate game changer. You are proactive, curious, flexible and always focussed on finding possible solutions. You will be passionate about making things better and have no hesitation in questioning the status quo. You can structure problems and synthesise large quantities of data. You are comfortable with ambiguity, creativity, and to constantly ask “why?”
- A higher degree in statistics, computer science, operational research, mathematics or any numerical scientific discipline.
- Knowledge and experience with statistics and strong technical skills
- Proven ability to derive insight from analytics data
- Experience of product analytics in an online company is a plus
- Excellent in depth detailed knowledge of SQL
- Strong experience with data visualisation tools (e.g. Tableau, Power BI, Qlik)
- Excellent problem solving skills
- Excellent presentation and reporting skills
- A flexible and agile approach to ever changing and evolving data requests and requirements
Why work for Cookpad?
You will work with respected peers and talented product,design and technical teams.
Valuing our team means we offer competitive salaries and benefits you’d expect from a company wanting great people, including a generous 7% employer pension contribution and an exceptional employee referral scheme, plus cycle to work and childcare voucher schemes.
We also do a few things you might not expect. We keep you going with fresh fruit and delicious edible gifts from visiting team members, days off for charity work and peace of mind with group income protection, life assurance and private medical insurance.
We are central to transport hubs and bike routes which helps with flexible working and all-important downtime with family and friends.
Finally the physical space we are creating for the Bristol team is an amazing, innovative work environment that reflects what we value, who we are and what we do.
Simply put - we like working here and think you will too.