Location

Berlin, Cologne, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich, Offenburg

Contact

Lisa Trogus & Christin Kluge

Recruiting
Hubert Burda Media Holding KG
Arabellastraße 23
81925 Munich

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Data Analyst Content Discovery Platform at BurdaForward(m/f/x)

BurdaForward strives for journalistic innovation with leading publishing brands and the latest technology. With Focus Online, Chip, TV Spielfilm, Bunte.de, Finanzen100, NetMoms, The Weather Channel, EFahrer.com, Fit for fun, Cinema and Cardscout, we inspire almost 70 percent of all internet users in Germany (AGOF digital facts) and are a driving force of the public debate – also by tradition: BurdaForward is part of the family-owned company Hubert Burda Media.

Location:

Munich, Offenburg, Berlin, Cologne, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt or Hamburg

What you can expect from us...

  • You join a small and interdisciplinary team organized as a “start-up” called “WhatsNext” within BurdaForward
  • WhatsNext develops BurdaForward’s proprietary “Good News Discovery Platform”. Our objective is to support our users in navigating the premium content within the BurdaForward ecosystem, established by own and partner brands
  • Doing so, you build one of the strategic backbones in BurdaForward’s technologyportfolio and support its way from a publisher towards a media platform company
  • You collaborate with product managers and engineers to conceptualize new product features and define requirements
  • You also are in permanent exchange with all team members (incl. product manager, UX researcher and designer, etc), and are involved in strategic and tactical decisions and road mapping 

What we would expect from you...

  • A university degree (BSc/MSc/PhD) in Business Administration, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, or similar  
  • You are responsible for starting up a powerful data analysis function in the WhatsNext team
  • You turn the WhatsNext platform’s data into insights: you conduct data analyses to understand user journeys within the BurdaForward ecosystem, derive suggestions to improve our recommendation engine, and focus on generating insights and suggestions to all teams at BurdaForward to help them identify additional ways to fulfill their users’ needs  
  • Prior professional experience as data analyst or in product management, business-, marketing-, or data analytics  
  • Proficient handling of databases (SQL)  
  • Strong coding skills in Python or similar to conduct complex data analyses  
  • Experience in analysis- and visualization tools like Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics, Tableau, QuickSight etc
  • Ability to put data into context and to help other teams interpret the data to build better products  
  • AWS knowledge is a plus
  • Team spirit, optimism and openness - we are looking for a new colleague (m/f/x) who thinks innovatively and entrepreneurially, takes responsibility and never loses sight of our user

What we can offer you...

  • A wide range of responsibilities in a technology-driven environment in which your ideas really matter! More than 32 million people use and appreciate our articles and software
  • A company with flat hierarchies and a cross-functional team structure - as a result, much of the decision-making power lies within the teams themselves
  • A competent and motivated team, exciting tasks and freedom to design independently and give impulses
  • A permanent employment in a future proof environment
  • We respond individually to your life situation. This includes flexible working time models, sabbaticals and support with childcare.
  • Our trust-based workplace offer includes the option of working from home or using our individual flexdesk solution in the company office
  • A comprehensive training program that covers both professional and personal aspects (e.g. English and German courses)
  • You have a new business idea and would like to found a start-up within the company? Convince us and we will support you structurally and financially (WhatsNext is one of these start-ups!)
  • Smart Working - we believe in flexibility when it comes to choosing where you deliver top-notch work
  • You will receive a smartphone and a laptop for professional and also private use at the start. Apple or Windows? Your choice!
  • We Care! We provide lunch vouchers, fruits, water and coffee in all our offices

Want to gain an impression of BurdaForward before applying? Check out our YouTube channel.

Burda is colourful

We respect diversity and we therefore welcome all applications - independently of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion and ideology, disability, age as well as sexual orientation and identity.

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Location

Berlin, Cologne, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich, Offenburg

Contact

Lisa Trogus & Christin Kluge

Recruiting
Hubert Burda Media Holding KG
Arabellastraße 23
81925 Munich