Data Analyst

Careem - Cairo

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Experience Needed:
4 to 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job

At Careem, our mission is to simplify & improve the lives of people, initially through solutions that make transportation in the region reliable, and over time, through disruptions in payments and logistics. In the process, we want to build an organisation that inspires and become a world-class institution from the region.

Founded in 2012 by former entrepreneurs and McKinsey alums, Careem is the MENA regions leading ride-hailing service and newest Tech Unicorn. With 30% monthly growth, we now operate in 70+ cities across 11 countries and host over 6 million users. With our recent Series D funding success, we are positioned on the cusp of significant scale and well on target to deliver our goal of creating one million jobs in the region by 2018.

Join us in building a world-class institution in the Middle East and experience the thrill of being part of a high-growth technology company, to improve people's lives

The purpose of the Business Analyst role is to support the Captain Experience team in making data universally accessible and drive business decisions based on thorough analysis.

You will be accountable for providing strategic insights and solutions to decision-makers based on data analytics and empowering the use of data analytics and BI techniques on the Captain Experience journeys. This role will work closely together with the Product and Supply teams and stakeholders, providing insights and solutions to various business issues and driving forward strategic direction.


  • Report on various business issues to relevant stakeholders providing appropriate analysis and commentaries for both technical and non-technical people
  • Manage work streams and small projects autonomously in a cross-functional environment
  • Act as a first point of call for colleagues with business intelligence / data queries, liaising various teams and departments on a daily basis
  • Develop and implement effective reporting using various BI and assessment tools to minimize risk and proactively identify problem areas
  • Produce and distribute reports to relevant internal parties analyzing data and highlighting key areas of interest
  • Support the data analytics process by developing reports, queries and data pipelines that can lead to add new data sources or new views in our data
Job Requirements

Qualifications/Skills required

The ideal candidate will have a passionate commitment to improving the lives of people, an insane focus on excellence, and a strong alignment with our core values: being bold, focused, agile and collaborative. Additional qualifications include:

  • Ability to get hands-on in a complex operational environment
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and work to tight deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills and passionate to work with large sets of data
  • Must be process oriented and a logical thinker with a good attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively troubleshoot problems and work collaboratively within a team environment
  • Experience working within the technology industry/start-up environment is highly desirable, ideal candidate will know the Supply and/or Customer Experience business
  • Ability to write SQL queries, proficiency in Microsoft Excel, and working against large amounts of data and highly desirable to have experience building data pipelines. Programming experience in R or Python is a big plus
  • Experience working with multiple Business Intelligence tools, especially Tableau building reports and dashboards
  • Passionate about learning new technologies and working on a product of massive scale and impact.
  • Educated to BS/MS level (or equivalent) within a subject relevant to the position such as Computer science or Engineering with 4 to 5 years of experience
About this Company

Careem is the leading technology platform for the greater Middle East. A pioneer of the region’s ride-hailing economy, Careem is expanding services across its platform to include payments, delivery and mass transportation.
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