At Careem we are led by a powerful purpose to simplify and improve lives in the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan. We're  pioneering the development of innovative services to aid the mobility of people, the mobility of things and the mobility of money.

We're in the driving seat as we help to define how technology will shape progress in some of the fastest-growing countries in the world. Our teams are building tech to meet the needs of the future in areas including data and AI, e-commerce, technology-enabled logistics, maps, identity, and fintech. 

We’re well placed to solve complex and meaningful challenges at scale, with deep tech expertise, strong regulatory relationships, a local presence, and increasingly specialised global teams which are structured to operate as autonomous start-ups. Our team of over 400 engineers and developers are empowered to develop cutting-edge technology every day.

Careem was established in July 2012, became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Uber Technologies, Inc. in January 2020, and today operates in over 100 cities across 12 countries.



About the Role:

We are looking for a Senior Business Analyst Ride Hailing to join our world-class Growth Marketing team. 

The purpose of the  Senior Business Analyst role is to lead the ride hailing SA customer growth data and insights strategy. You will be accountable for providing visibility and insights to decision-makers based on data analysis. This role will work closely together with the General Managers, Product teams, Marketing Managers and the Central Growth Team, providing regular reporting, insights and solutions to various growth issues.



  • Develop the views for all customer events and interactions
  • Act as the first point of contact to answer all business data queries
  • Lead exploratory data analysis projects to achieve a better understanding of customer lifestyle and behavior to help discover untapped areas of growth and optimization
  • Define and track the appropriate key metrics for team's OKRs
  • Plan and develop effective reporting solutions by utilizing engineering best practices and using various BI tools         
  • Present appropriate analysis and commentary to technical and non-technical audience 
  • Lead building solutions to support in campaign management, by building processes that ensure unbiased experiment planning and running the post campaign analysis
  • Design and support implementation of ETLs/ELTs
  • Orchestrate automated reporting of main metrics to stakeholders
  • Provide concrete data-driven insights          



  • 3+ years of experience working in an analytical role
  • 3+ years of demonstrated experience with business intelligence and visualization tools creating management dashboards
  • Experience in leading a small team
  • Expert at writing SQL queries against large amounts of data
  • Expert in Python, R, Spark, Hive
  • Strong analytical skills and a passion to work with large sets of data
  • Passionate about learning new technologies and working on a product of massive scale and impact
  • Self-starter with excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to get hands-on in a complex operational environment
  • Must be process oriented and a logical thinker with good attention to detail
  • Working knowledge with reporting tools such as Tableau, MicroStrategy or Looker
  • Experience in ETL / ELT is a plus



What we'll provide you

In addition to a competitive long-term total compensation with salary and equity, we have a reward philosophy that expands beyond this. As a Careem colleague you will be able to: 

  • Be part of a Remote-First organisation
  • Work from any country in the world for 60 days a year
  • Use Unlimited Vacation days throughout the year
  • Access fitness reimbursements for health activities including: gym, health club and training classes.
  • Work and learn from great minds 
  • Create impact in a region with untapped potential
  • Explore new opportunities to learn and grow every day

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