Senior Data Analyst

🔭 Our mission & vision

Our mission is simple. We want every working person globally to have complete financial freedom by giving them power over their pay.

Power over pay means the ability to instantly access, track, save and manage earned wages. We want to transform people's lives and the organisations they work for.

Job Description

Wagestream is on a mission to bring better financial wellbeing to frontline workers.

We partner with some of the world’s most famous employers, like Pizza Express, Hilton and the UK’s National Health Service, to give their teams access to fairer financial services - all built around flexible pay. Almost a million people can now choose how often they’re paid, track their shifts and earnings, start saving, use budgeting tools, get free financial coaching, and access fairer financial products. All in one financial wellbeing super-app.

Wagestream is unique: VC-backed and growing at scale-up pace, but with a social conscience. The UK’s leading financial charities and impact funds were our founding investors, and we operate on a social charter - which means every product we build has to improve financial health and reduce the $5.6bn ‘premium’ lower-income earners pay for financial services each year.

You’d be joining a team of 100 talented, ambitious people, growing in Europe, Australia and the USA, building a category-leading fintech product and all united by that same mission.

The Opportunity:

We are looking for a Senior Data Analyst who will use insight to improve our product for both our users and clients. You will get the opportunity to answer big, undefined questions through data analysis using a modern stack (dbt, SQL, R/Python, Tableau), and have a real impact on our product from day 1.

We are just getting started in tapping the potential of our data here at Wagestream. The Senior Data Analyst will be tackling problems not previously investigated, as well as given the freedom to identify new areas of opportunity.

Responsibilities & tasks

What will you be doing?:

As a small team, our data analysts get to span the full data lifecycle; expect to spend some of your time building data models in dbt, doing deep dive analysis using SQL, R or Python, and building dashboards in Tableau. You will also spend time with a mix of stakeholders, getting to know their problems and delivering insight in a clear manner that improves their decision-making.

Data at Wagestream is not a service function; you will be empowered to make recommendations and challenge stakeholders based on your knowledge of the data.

Ideal candidate

What experience might you have?

We are looking for a self-starter, focused on business impact, with demonstrated success in a business intelligence or analytics function

3+ years of experience in an analytical role
Strong SQL skills
Experience in data visualisation tools (we use Tableau)
A strong ability to communicate findings in a concise and engaging manner
Experience working with stakeholders; understanding and challenging requests

Knowledge of statistics (e.g. experimentation design, statistical inference)
Experience with dbt, or R/Python
Within 1 month you’ll have:

Spent time understanding our business/product, and aligning with key stakeholders
Got up to speed with our tools and technologies
Within 3 months you’ll have:

Embedded into a squad and working with Product Managers, Engineers and Designers to leverage our data to improve decision-making
Within 6 months you’ll have:

Answered some of the biggest questions facing your squad
Key dashboards developed and built for team members to access in a self serve manner

Skills & qualifications

How to apply

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