At Findmypast we are hiring a Business Intelligence Analyst to join our Data Analytics team in London.  This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful candidate to be responsible for the collation and management of the data used by our reporting and analytics team.

The mission in Analytics is to balance being both a responsive and proactive function that helps the business to make the right decisions, faster. We are data evangelists, we work to optimise the product, the conversion funnel and our marketing channels while ensuring key stakeholders are provided with the right (and accurate) information at the right time.

The majority of our data lives in MSSQL servers, and our front end reporting system is PowerBI.  Consequently the successful candidate will have at least 2 years practical experience with the Microsoft BI stack.  We also pull in data from several external data sources such as SurveyMonkey, GoogleAnalytics and Google BigQuery.

Required Skills & Experience

  • A minimum of 2 years practical experience in a similar position
  • SQL Server 2012+ experience
  • Experience with Data warehousing & replication
  • SSAS / DAX / Tabular Models (2016 preferable)
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Worked with single customer views and/or CRM systems

Desirable Skills & Experience

  • PowerBI / SSRS
  • ETL / SSIS knowledge
  • SQL Server 2016
  • Python
  • Google BigQuery
  • Experience working in Agile environment
  • Demonstrable commercial awareness

About Findmypast:

Findmypast is the tech company behind online genealogy brands Findmypast, Genes Reunited and Lives of the First World War (currently a partnership with the Imperial War Museum and featured on the BBC and other media outlets). Based in Shoreditch, right in the middle of the Silicon Roundabout that is Old Street, we’re a privately owned fast-growing technology company (no VC funding) with the aim of becoming the market leader in online genealogy. We also have offices in Dundee, Scotland and Boulder, USA.

We get 2 million page views a day from 70,000 unique visitors. Spread over 8 web sites, we have a database of almost 3 billion records. We have a new CTO on board and there’s a lot of change going on, which means lots of opportunities for career growth and scope!

We really believe in Agile. We have dedicated technical project managers who sit side-by-side with our Product Owners, small cross functional teams of Engineers, Designers, Analytics and Product. We have planning meetings, retrospectives and demos with business stakeholders and are continuously looking to improve our processes, eliminate waste and make sure we have fun on everything we do.


Benefits include pension, private medical cover, gym discounts, dedicated yearly training budget to use as you see fit, relaxed dress code, informal environment and morale events. We host yearly tech summits where all the Engineering team members come together off site, share knowledge and hang out.

Interested?  Please apply now!


Apply for this Job
* Required
Almost there! Review your information then click 'Submit Application' to apply.

File   X
File   X

Application consent for Findmypast

By clicking the “I Accept” button you expressly make the following representations and warranties and give your consents as described below:

Findmypast collects your personal data for the purposes of managing Findmypast’s recruitment related activities as well as for organizational planning purposes globally. Consequently, Findmypast may use your personal data in relation to the evaluation and selection of applicants including for example setting up and conducting interviews and tests, evaluating and assessing the results thereto and as is otherwise needed in the recruitment processes including the final recruitment.

Findmypast does not disclose your personal data to unauthorized third parties. However, as a global corporation consisting of multiple affiliated companies in various countries, Findmypast has international sites and Findmypast uses resources located throughout the world. Findmypast may from time to time also use third parties to act on Findmypast’s behalf. You agree to the fact that to the extent necessary your personal data may be transferred and/or disclosed to any company within Findmypast group of companies as well as to third parties acting on Findmypast’s behalf, including also transfers to servers and databases outside the country where you provided Findmypast with your personal data. Such transfers may include for example transfers and/or disclosures outside the European Economic Area and in the United States of America.

Share this job: