Project A Ventures

Project A is an operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €220m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organisational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of IT, Marketing & Brand Building, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting.

Project A Ventures Berlin, Germany
07/02/2019
Full time
Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €260m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organizational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of Software Engineering, Digital Marketing, Design, Communications, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting. The portfolio includes companies such as Artisense, Catawiki, Horizn Studios, KRY, LIQID, Spryker, uberall and WorldRemit. You can find more information at   www.project-a.com   and on the blog   insights.project-a.com . We are looking for: A new team member for one of our portfolio companies. What will keep you challenged? Identify requirements from the departments and implement them for the system and application landscape (DWH, BI Reporting, BI Self-Service, Digital Analytics, Data Products, etc.) Develop standards and best practices for data collection, processing, analysis, reporting and dashboards Design the data collection with Digital Analytics Tools (Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager) and develop it further Process ad hoc requests for data and reports Support and train other business units in the use of BI reporting, BI self-service and digital analytics tools Work in closely with the Data Engineering Team Which traits contribute to your success? Successfully completed degree with a focus in economics or applied sciences At least 2 years of professional experience in Data and Analytics/Business Analytics, ideally with a focus on Business Intelligence at an e-commerce company Very good knowledge of Digital Analytics e.g. Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, BigQuery and SQL Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau, QlikView, Power BI, Pentaho BA Ability to work in a team, strong communication skills and a hands-on mentality Very good knowledge of German and English What to expect working with us: Becoming part of a large family with flat hierarchies and high design freedom Experiencing regular company and team events Working in a modern, light-flooded office directly close to Treptower Park Utilizing various possibilities for professional and personal development Benefiting from company benefits, such as company pension schemes, as well as other employee offers, partner programs, and employee discounts
Project A Ventures Berlin, Germany
07/02/2019
Full time
Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €260m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organizational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of Software Engineering, Digital Marketing, Design, Communications, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting. The portfolio includes companies such as Artisense, Catawiki, Horizn Studios, KRY, LIQID, Spryker, uberall and WorldRemit. You can find more information at   www.project-a.com   and on the blog   insights.project-a.com . We are looking for: A new team member for one of our portfolio companies. What will keep you challenged? Promoting the company with a strategic vision and using a data-driven approach Responsibility for data acquisition and data management and its' evaluation Prioritizing data analysis and forecasting, as well as modeling and simulation projects Designing the digital business intelligence roadmap and develop standards for analysts, reports and dashboards Analyzing existing approaches to develop the company further and implement the necessary changes Train, mentor and guide future team members Which traits contribute to your success? Completed degree in business informatics, industrial engineering, business administration, or a similar field  Professional experience in business intelligence in a fast-moving, performance-oriented company Good understanding of web technology Expert knowledge in handling tracking and analysis tools such as Google Analytics and Tag Manager, Mixpanel, and reporting tools such as Qlik Sense Experienced leader with good communication skills and a solution-focused and customer-oriented way of working Enthusiastic about answering entrepreneurial questions in a data-driven manner Performance marketing experience is a big plus What to expect working with us: Working in a revolutionary financial industry Lunch break made easy with digital meal vouchers Working with first-class technical equipment in the heart of Berlin Ability to attend exclusive meet-ups and other events to enhance your career development Free drinks and free snacks in the office to keep you fueled for the day
Project A Ventures Berlin, Germany
28/01/2019
Full time
Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €260m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organizational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of Software Engineering, Digital Marketing, Design, Communications, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting. The portfolio includes companies such as Artisense, Catawiki, Horizn Studios, KRY, LIQID, Spryker, uberall and WorldRemit. You can find more information at   www.project-a.com   and on the blog   insights.project-a.com . We are looking for: A new team member for one of our portfolio companies. What will keep you challenged? Build data-driven applications for our ventures: data warehouses, marketing automations, recommendation engines etc. Integrate data from various systems into flexible and consistent representations. You will make sure that all people and IT systems in the organization have easy access to data through various front-ends and interfaces. Adapt our toolset to ever new challenges Work in an agile software development process in close collaboration with the BI team Which traits contribute to your success? A master's degree in computer science or a comparable qualification Genuine interest in data and algorithms and excitement about solving difficult problems Knowledge of the following basic tools of software engineering: programming in multiple languages, HTTP and current web technologies, the unix command line and basic server administration, version control systems, a basic understanding of the interplay between software and memory, hard discs and the CPU Profound knowledge about the inner workings of database systems Eagerness to delve into new technologies and programming languages Basic understanding of mathematics and machine learning Ability to turn data science into something that creates business value ( for more click here ) Our current Stack:  Mac or Linux, Python, bash scripts, Makefiles. Our own open-source data integration framework Mara ( for more click here ), but also Airflow and Luigi PostgreSQL for ETL ( for more click here ), Kinesis & BigQuery for event collection and querying AWS, GCP, Azure, Saltstack, Ansible What to expect working with us: Becoming part of a highly motivated and professional team Having the unique opportunity to experience and to make an impact on recently founded companies Working independently, have all freedom you need and are thus able to personally grow and develop yourself on a constant basis Working at a modern and well-equipped office in the heart of Berlin Benefiting from a communicative, creative and stimulating environment Do you want to be part of our success story? We are looking forward to your online application.
Project A Ventures Berlin, Germany
31/12/2018
Full time
Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €260m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organizational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of Software Engineering, Digital Marketing, Design, Communications, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting. The portfolio includes companies such as Artisense, Catawiki, Horizn Studios, KRY, LIQID, Spryker, uberall and WorldRemit. You can find more information at   www.project-a.com   and on the blog insights.project-a.com. We are looking for: A new team member for one of our A-team. What will keep you challenged? Build data-driven applications for our ventures: data warehouses, marketing automations, recommendation engines etc. Integrate data from various systems into flexible and consistent representations. You will make sure that all people and IT systems in the organization have easy access to data through various front-ends and interfaces. Adapt our toolset to ever new challenges. Work in an agile software development process in close collaboration with the BI team. Which traits contribute to your success? A master's degree in computer science or a comparable qualification Genuine interest in data and algorithms and excitement about solving difficult problems. Knowledge of the following basic tools of software engineering: programming in multiple languages, HTTP and current web technologies, the unix command line and basic server administration, version control systems, a basic understanding of the interplay between software and memory, hard discs and the CPU Profound knowledge about the inner workings of database systems Eagerness to delve into new technologies and programming languages Basic understanding of mathematics and machine learning Ability to turn data science into something that creates business value (see   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z3gLZTeVXU8 ) Our current Stack: Mac or Linux, Python, bash scripts, Makefiles. Our own open-source data integration framework Mara ( https://github.com/mara/data-integration ), but also Airflow, Luigi. PostgreSQL for ETL (see   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=whwNi21jAm4 ), Kinesis & BigQuery for event collection and querying. AWS, GCP, Azure, Saltstack, Ansible. What to expect working with us: Becoming part of a highly motivated and professional team Having the unique opportunity to experience and to make an impact on recently founded companies Working independently, have all freedom you need and are thus able to personally grow and develop yourself on a constant basis Working at a modern and well-equipped office in the heart of Berlin Benefiting from a communicative, creative and stimulating environment Do you want to be part of our success story? We are looking forward to your online application.
Project A Ventures Berlin, Germany
31/12/2018
Full time
Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €260m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organizational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of Software Engineering, Digital Marketing, Design, Communications, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting. The portfolio includes companies such as Artisense, Catawiki, Horizn Studios, KRY, LIQID, Spryker, uberall and WorldRemit. You can find more information at   www.project-a.com   and on the blog insights.project-a.com. We are looking for: A new team member for one of our portfolio companies. What will keep you challenged? Gather and clean data and ensure that the data is accessible, reliable and accurate for the reports Help develop and build a robust data and analytics infrastructure based on airflow and PostgreSQL Enhance the analytics processes with faster, more reliable data pipelines, and better tools for the DWH Which traits contribute to your success? Good technical understanding of Python, pandas and related technologies Willingness to spent time fixing performance bottlenecks and data cleaning Experience with integrating third-party application data Fluency in English and ideally also German Quick thinking beyond and outside of your tasks Enjoying working in an agile environment What to expect working with us: Becoming part of a highly motivated and professional team Having the unique opportunity to experience and to make an impact on recently founded companies Working independently, have all freedom you need and are thus able to personally grow and develop yourself on a constant basis Working at a modern and well-equipped office in the heart of Berlin Benefiting from a communicative, creative and stimulating environment Do you want to be part of our success story? We are looking forward to your online application.