Data Engineer


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About HelloFresh

HelloFresh is on a mission to transform the way the world thinks about home cooking. Forget the hassle of supermarkets, or the tiresome process of planning your weekly meals - we deliver to your door all the ingredients, instructions and inspiration needed to make delicious meals at home, from scratch.

At just 9 years in, we’re the industry leader and have delivered hundreds of millions of meals to millions of households worldwide and are passionate about disrupting one of the last industries to go online - food and grocery.

But most importantly, it’s our incredible people who make HelloFresh what it is. We thrive on giving our employees an inclusive working environment, in which they have access to development opportunities and in which their voices are heard and valued every day. This helps us best reflect and serve our customers.

So, if you’re keen to join a growing, caring company which puts its people at the heart of what it does, look no further!

About the job

This role is a fantastic opportunity for someone with at least 1 year experience and looking to extend and grow their skills set as a data engineer. This role will sit in the Marketing Analytics function, reporting directly into the Marketing Analytics Lead. Being a data engineer in the Marketing team allows you to explore and work with data analytical tools and programming languages as well as seeing first-hand effects of the work you do. It is a fast-paced environment where no two days are the same and you can really see the impact of data to change a business.

What you will be doing:

  • Extracting and analysing data from various databases, drawing actionable insights to enable decision-making on the key questions facing all areas of operations
  • Working as part of the Marketing team to contribute to analytical projects and automate data flows with Python, combine and prepare data from our different sources and generate outputs using Tableau
  • Working closely with the Marketing Analytics Lead in maintaining, iterating, and implementing Python-based forecasting models
  • Build and refine models to help automate manual processes and workflows carried out by the Marketing team
  • Support the launch and management of new projects, ensuring follow-up and delivery on time
  • Communicating on a regular basis and exchange ideas and best practices with our global teams from around the world
  • Responsible for ensuring contractual reporting is sent promptly and accurately

Who you are:

  • You have a degree preferably in Engineering, Mathematics, Sciences or Economics from a top-tier university
  • You have at least 1-year previous experience working in a research or data analyst role
  • You have an outstanding level of numerical and analytical thinking with a very logical approach
  • You have experience programming with Python and SQL
  • You have hands-on experience working with Excel and Google Sheets at an advanced level (Pivot tables, Index-matches, advanced formulas)
  • You have worked with some visualization tools (ideally Tableau)

What you will get in return:

Upon starting your employment:

  • 70% discount on HelloFresh or Green Chef boxes
  • Premium Headspace membership
  • Life Assurance
  • Cycle to Work benefit
  • Unlimited access to our Employee Assistance Programme- If in the office, enjoy a Free breakfast every day
  • Learnerbly membership with up to £75 per year to spend on your development  

Upon passing probation:

  • Company pension scheme
  • Classpass membership
  • Private Health Insurance with BUPA

Start date: ASAP

Location: The HelloFresh Farm, 60 Worship Street, EC2A 2EZ, London

Recruitment process: First, you will have a phone interview with a member of our Talent Acquisition team. Should you be successful, you will be asked to complete a technical test and, depending to the result, you will be invited for a final stage video interview with the Marketing Analytics Lead and Head of Growth.

Level and progression: An Executive works at a mid-level, running operational tasks autonomously and leading initiatives, with moderate support from manager. From there, you can progress to a Lead level within the same function, or progress sideways to a role in another team at HelloFresh for which you have transferable skills.

We are convinced that diversity is what makes our teams stronger: whatever identity or background might be, you will have something invaluable to offer to this company. We want to know what it is! Please apply.

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