Analytics Engineer - Data Management team

Paris, IDF, FranceFull-time

Company Description

Company Description

We are music and tech fans hailing from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our team is spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness.

Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Job Description

The team


The central Data team is embedded within the Core Product Startup which builds and maintains Deezer’s applications.

The team mission is to provide Deezer teams with trusted data, innovative data solutions that are easy to use and understand. Our efforts are divided in two pillars:

  • Data Platform

  • Data Management

The Data Platform pillar is about providing a reliable, scalable, resource-efficient data platform, services to meet data users’ needs.

While Data Management consists of making qualitative data accessible to all in the right way, increasing their effectiveness.


What you will do:

  • Develop a deep understanding of the business and the analysts’ needs

  • Build and adopt software tools that help data scientists, analysts and business teams work more efficiently

  • Collaborate closely with Data Engineers to design & implement the best technical solutions

  • Design & develop reliable data pipelines and be accountable for them

  • Design & maintain easy to use data models, ensuring of their quality

  • Maintain data models documentations & definitions available to all in our Data Catalog, allowing easy understanding of our data warehouse

  • Produce and maintain documentation and tutorials

  • Ensure data trainings for Data Analysts, developers and business users

  • Mentor analysts and data scientists on software engineering best practices (e.g., building testing suites and CI pipelines); driving enforcement of standards, tools and methodologies

  • Participate in projects planning, standups and retrospectives

  • Participate in the ideation process with our product managers & tech leaders


What we are looking for:

  • 2+ years of experience as a BI Engineer, Analytics Engineer or similar roles

  • Proficient in SQL and with BI tools such as Tableau, Looker, …

  • Experience with Python, and willingness to explore & adopt new tools / languages

  • Hands on experience with Spark

  • Great analytical mindset: ability to leverage data to gather insights and draft action plans

  • Have experience with code hosting platform, advocating for best practices

  • Good communication skills: ability to interact with stakeholders with different levels of technical expertise

  • A team player, creative and able to set own priorities

  • Have already worked with analysts & business teams and challenged their needs

  • You know the difference between ELT and ETL

  • You understand what is data management, data quality and data governance

  • Fluent in English and French


Bonus points

  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform (GCS, BigQuery, DataProc, …)

  • Experience with synchronising non technical environment (like Acquisition, CRM) with qualitative data

  • Familiar with Docker

Additional Information


- Start-up environment and philosophy
- Highly motivated and product-focused people ready to drive innovation
- In-house Deezer Sessions with your favorite artists, gig tickets
- Hackathons & meetups
- Friday drinks, summer and winter parties
- A stocked kitchen with free drinks and snacks
- Areas to relax and collaborate with beanbags, guitars and table football
- An ‘at home’ vibe, with great outdoor spaces
- Gym access, with lunch-time yoga, pilates and thai boxing classes

If you feel like this is the right opportunity for you, press play!

We are an equal opportunity employer.