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
19/11/2018
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.
Project A Ventures Berlin, Germany
03/11/2018
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? Help our business intelligence team to build data-driven applications for our ventures: data warehouses, recommendation engines and CRM systems (developed in-house, based on open-source technologies).  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 Advance our software architecture and toolset to growing challenges and data amounts (performance, scaling, data quality) Work in an agile software development process in close collaboration with a product management 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 computer science: object-oriented 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 Our current Stack:  Mac oder Linux PostgreSQL Mondrian MDX Python, Java, PHP ElasticSearch 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
03/11/2018
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? Analyzation and interpretation of company-wide data both on micro and macro level and the development of various forecasting models Close collaboration with various internal stakeholders across all departments and sharing of findings to help them take strategic decisions Creation of reports, analysis and forecasts and thus enable insights into the business performance Determination of how KPIs track against the overall business strategies, goals and objectives and the development of ideas on how to improve the overall performance  Train the internal teams on BI and share your knowledge Which traits contribute to your success? At least 3 years of relevant working experience in Management Consulting, Business Strategy, Data Analytics or other relevant fields Affinity for creating business insights and present those in reports, calculations, and business plans Very good knowledge of digital analytics and data visualization tools (e.g. Google Analytics, Google Scripts) and know how to analyze and interpret data Ideally, a good understanding of SQL and Python (Javascript for tracking purposes is a plus) Strong team player mentality and a liking for communication across different functionalities Excellent English skills What to expect working with us: Becoming part of a highly professional and motivated team Gaining the opportunity to experience and shape the development of a growing technology company by bringing in your own ideas Thanks to a high level of freedom you can quickly develop further Working at a modern, excellently equipped workplace 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
02/11/2018
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? 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 Do you want to be part of our success story? We are looking forward to your online application.
Project A Ventures Berlin, Germany
02/11/2018
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? Responsibility for the further development of the company data warehouse based on Airow and PostgreSQL Integrating diverse data sources from Operations, Sales, Marketing, and Investment into consistent representations Making data available to all employees and IT systems in the company by using various front-ends and interfaces Supporting our BI team to make the company more data-driven Working with the DevOps team to deploy the data warehouse in Google Cloud Using Docker and Kubernetes to ensure the availability, consistency and correctness of processed data Which traits contribute to your success? Completed master's degree in computer science or a related field Deep understanding of Python and SQL Experience with Pipeline-as-CodeETL tools like Airow or Luigi Interest in data and algorithms and problem solving Knowledge of the basic tools of computer science Good knowledge about basic tools of computer science: oriented programming in several languages, HTTP and current web technologies, secure handling of the Unix command line and simple system administration, version management, basic understanding of the interaction of software with main memory, hard disk and CPU Ability to explain complex interdependencies 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 Do you want to be part of our success story? We are looking forward to your online application.
Project A Ventures Berlin, Germany
01/11/2018
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? Transformation and translations of the stakeholder needs in concrete specifications for the data warehouse and BI system Development of the data acquisition with digital analytics solutions (Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager)  Conception and development of standards for analysis, reports, and dashboards Analysis of company-wide data  Support and train the operational departments in using BI and digital analytics tools (e.g. MDX Web Frontend, Saiku, Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager)  Which traits contribute to your success? Successfully completed studies in business, natural science or in a similar field  At least 2 years of relevant working experience in the fields of data and analytics, ideally in the field of business intelligence in an e-commerce company  Very good knowledge of SQL and BI-tools such as BOARD, Tableau, Pentaho, BA or QlikView Knowledge of digital analytics tools (e.g. Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, BigQuery) and know-how how to analyze the data  A service-oriented mindset Experience in project management Very good communication skills, hands-on mentality, and team spirit (Very) good knowledge of German and English 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 Munich, Germany
01/11/2018
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? Driving forward the strategic vision of our venture and its internal projects Prioritizing and taking responsibility for data analysis and forecasting, modeling and simulation projects to take our venture to the next level Being responsible for data acquisition and data management and evaluating this data in order to offer concrete recommendations in the areas of sales, marketing and technology Designing the digital business intelligence roadmap and developing standards for analytics, reports and dashboards that enable data-driven decision-making The development of strategies to promote sales growth throughout the company  Analysing of existing approaches for further development of our automotive venture and implementation of necessary changes as well as optimization of company-wide processes Training, mentoring and guiding junior team colleagues Which traits contribute to your success? An education in Business Informatics, Industrial Engineering, Business Administration or a similar field with a strong quantitative focus Several years of professional experience in the areas of Business Intelligence and Development in fast-moving, performance-oriented companies as well as a good understanding of web technology Expertise in handling tracking and analysis tools such as Tag Manager and BigQuery, Mixpanel, Heap, Mode Analytics or Tableau and experience with the application fields of Machine Learning Leadership experience, very good communication skills and a solution- and customer-oriented way of working Enthusiasm for answering entrepreneurial questions in a data-based manner Hands-on mentality Fluency in German and English What to expect working with us: Becoming part of a highly motivated and professional team Having the unique opportunity to experience development and to make an impact in an start-up environment  Flexible working hours Open culture with flat hierarchies Working at a modern and well-equipped office in Munich or Biberach Football table, Friday beers and team events  Do you want to be part of our success story? We are looking forward to your online application in English or German.
Project A Ventures Munich, Germany
01/11/2018
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 to support the development of a mobility platform for one of our portfolio companies. What will keep you challenged? Participate in the entire development process from planning the architecture to quality assurance and implementation of the mobility platform Promote the design and development of new innovative features from the technical side Develop your own ideas for code and process improvements Assure the quality of the application through regular code reviews Share and expand your knowledge by exchanging information within the Project A IT team and with our network of developers about backend best practices Support the integration of relevant new technologies Which traits contribute to your success? Extensive experience in the development with PHP Confidence in working with MySQL Passion for professional software development (algorithms, design patterns, clean code, agile processes, data structures) Team player with an eye for detail, open for new challenges and willing to learn Independent and goal-oriented way of working Fluency in English and German Some technologies you will be working with: PHP 7, Symfony Framework HTML, CSS PostgreSQL/MySQL Redis, Nginx Twig, Git Docker, AWS MVC jQuery What to expect working with us: Use a variety of current and new technologies, which are still in the definition and can be co-designed by you Join a highly professional and motivated team Get the chance to experience and help shape the development of a newly founded company and contribute your own ideas Benefit from the greatest possible creative freedom to develop your skills further Benefit from a communicative, stimulating and inspiring environment with flat hierarchies Do you want to be part of our success story? We are looking forward to your online application.