About Andela

Andela exists to connect brilliance and opportunity. Since 2014, we have been dedicated to breaking down global barriers and accelerating the future of work for both technologists and organizations around the world.

For technologists, Andela offers competitive long term career opportunities with leading organizations, access to a global community of professionals, and education opportunities with leading technology providers. 

For companies, Andela provides access to a global network of fully integrated team members that unlock their business’ innovation and growth potential. 

At Andela, we are deeply passionate about creating long-lasting and transformative growth opportunities for all and doing it in an E.P.I.C. [andela.com/careers] way.

We are excited to continue building our remote first team with incredible people like you!

What you’ll do:

This highly visible business-facing role is responsible for building operational and critical dashboards, scorecards, and other decision-support visualizations - all on a modern cloud platform. The role will also support data warehouse design and executive-level discussions regarding new opportunities and viable capabilities of the business intelligence and visualization platform.

Who you are:

  • Hands-on developer and teammate with a passion for working on a variety of data projects.
  • Cooperates directly and maintains flexibility with business to meet desired outcomes.
  • Leads effort to build strong functional requirements to deliver top-tier data visualizations.
  • Builds wireframes for insightful discussions, authors documentation, and supports end-user training around usage and full functionality.
  • Participates and chips into discussions regarding the advantages and disadvantages of data warehouse design approach.
  • Maintains metadata catalog for reporting, critical metrics, and available working visualizations.
  • Supports code review process, provides advice and gives constructive feedback to fellow business intelligence and visualization developers.
  • Crafts open dialogues and discourses with the data team lead to removing much of the opacity in directional decision making.
  • Supports the drive for innovation through identifying emerging trends and their alignment to business outcomes.
  • Ensures that technical requirements and standard methodologies are met and deployed within the context of the data team's standards.
  • Builds trust in all interactions and always strives to improve the team around you.
  • Passion for leaving the codebase better than it was found.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, mathematics, business, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficiency in business intelligence and visualization tools, e.g. Looker.
  • Experienced with dimensional modeling methodologies and approaches to support dynamic visualizations.
  • Deep understanding of ANSI SQL.
  • Experience working with cloud data platforms, e.g. GCP Big Query.
  • Understanding of working with data integration tools, e.g. dbt.
  • Ability to assess business needs and translate them into appropriate data designs.
  • Experience researching performance bottlenecks, diagnosing problems, and articulating viable solutions to implement.
  • General understanding of distributed version control systems, e.g. Git.
  • Desire to work in a constantly evolving environment and maintain the ability to shift in new directions as business needs are altered.
  • Ability to lead, handle, coach, mentor, and empower team members on a global scale.

Benefits

  • Fully Remote work culture - we hire globally and all of our roles are fully remote!
  • Bring your own device stipend - buy your own laptop with funds from Andela
  • Quarterly work from home stipends
  • Flexible working hours
  • Equity (as a part of compensation package)
  • Healthcare, 401k / pension (US only)
  • Andela Affinity Groups
  • Growth & development paths
  • Generous Paid Time Off, Parental Leave, Compassionate Leave
  • And more to come! We're on a journey to reimagine global benefits at Andela

At Andela, we outcompete through diversity. We know that our strengths lie in the multiplicity of talents, perspectives, backgrounds & orientations resident in our community and we take pride in that. Andela is committed to a work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. Each individual has the right to work in a professional atmosphere that promotes equal employment opportunities and prohibits discriminatory practices. Andela provides equal employment opportunities and workplace to all employees and applicants without regard to factors including but not limited to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy (including breastfeeding), genetic information, HIV/AIDS or any other medical status, family or parental status, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. This commitment applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Our policies expressly prohibit any form of harassment and/or discrimination as stated above.

Andela is home for all, come as you are.

 

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