Head of Data Analytics and Insights

Berlin, DE

Job Description / Skills Required

As our Head of Data Analytics and Insights at GoEuro, you will manage and grow a powerful Data Analytics and Data Science teams and establish a data-driven decision making culture at the company. You will lift our data driven culture to the next level and cater high-quality data to our data-hungry crowd. In this position you will guide our C-Level on strategic data topics.
With millions of user visits a month coming from over 120 countries there is wealth of data to process.
About GoEuro
Driven by our team of over 200 people from more than 40 different countries, GoEuro is changing the way we travel across Europe. With GoEuro you can compare and book trains, buses and flights to anywhere in Europe with one simple search, on mobile, app or desktop. By offering transparent pricing and easy booking, GoEuro makes travel planning simple, flexible and personal.
With over 500 European transportation partners across 12 countries, GoEuro is one of Europe’s fastest growing travel companies backed by 10 million monthly users and the world’s leading tech investors.
Responsibilities
Lead and manage both our data sciences as well as data insights teams.
Bring in the maturity and strength of strong data driven decision making into the culture of the company.
Perform hypothesis based analysis to help the different teams provide a better consumer experience
Support on the go ad-hoc analysis for understand various patterns of usage.
Lead the data analytics and data sciences teams to revisit industry wide supply demand economics and how to redefine it.
Understand the vast amount of data we collect and how it can be co-related to physical movements of people across the continent.
Identify and build long term vision for data sciences within the company.
With strong data science set up, help move the organisation to move from the knowns to the unknowns.

What you will bring:
You have a technical background and have significant Data Science leadership/management experience in an internet company
You are focused on results, love to get things done, are autonomous, diligent and reliable
Solid knowledge of web / mobile tracking solutions, ETL processes, relational databases SQL expert, fluency in programming language is a plus (e.g. Java, Python, Scala)
Knowledge of distributed processing environments like Hadoop, MapReduce, Apache Spark
You have solid experience in quantitative research methodologies
Analytical thinker passionate about drilling down into the problem to solve it at its root
A true team player with a keen interest in solving technical, product and business challenges throughout the company
Drive the creation and implementation of best practices for statistical data modelling, analysis, and machine learning; data exploration and reporting tools; and processes that allow data team to work efficiently within the product and the tech org
Define the overarching data strategy and vision for data pipeline, data products
Work closely with product management, product marketing, user-acquisition and development teams to ensure priorities and roadmap are aligned across the organisation
Thriving in fast paced environment
Great communication skills & strategic mindset
Able to organize and manage a team of over 10 people to deliver superior results consistently
Our Offer
Lead the Data Analytics and Insight Teams of GoEuro and play a major role in developing a truly outstanding company
Contribute to develop a unique, quickly growing travel product for millions of users
Lots of nice benefits such as free german classes, yoga lessons, a variety of team buildings and social events
A fantastic job with an attractive compensation package including high base salary and equity