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Data analyst, insights & experimentation

Amsterdam, Netherlands Marktplaats
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Every month Marktplaats handles over 8 million unique visitors and 350.000 new advertisements each day making Marktplaats the largest online trading platform in the Netherlands. Consumer and professional sellers offer a large and varied assortment of used and new products. But we want to go even further - we are constantly changing our platform to deliver the experience our customers love. We are a mix of Dutch and Silicon Valley cultures; like both, we are an international team of passionate people who share a common interest in solving problems using software and data. We invite you to join us

About the team:

Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to work closely with the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eBay Classifieds Group already has a presence and in prospective markets.

Job Description

eBay Classifieds Group is an innovative leader in online classifieds with ten brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.

We take data-driven to the next level

We believe that data is the voice of the customer. Through customer research, business & behavioral insights and continuous experimentation, we make sure we tackle real user needs and build the best classifieds experience in the world. In Benelux, we have organized ourselves around the key stages of the customer journey. Every journey team is a cross functional team consisting of product managers, business owners, UX designers, developers, data scientists and marketers.

To enable data driven decision-making in all parts of our development process, we are looking for a skilled results-oriented Data Analyst that can both help us get the needed analyses done, as well as bring the team's knowledge to the next level. Are you excited to develop insights and recommendations that have a real impact? Then join our Product Analytics team. This is a big responsibility: you will improve customer experience through innovation, and impact revenues.

What you’ll do

Ensure that the cross functional development teams have the ability to take the right decisions by:

  • Finding opportunities to improve our product by analyzing customer behavior
  • Facilitating setting up experiments that enable us to find where to focus our efforts
  • Validating the impact we make with our changes
  • Be the data evangelist that works with the data scientists, product analysts, business analysts, engineers and product managers to make sure we make the best use of available data, and build data based product features that drive our objectives and key results
  • Help the Benelux overall team decide what more data to capture, how to model it and set it up in such a way that we can use this data to improve customer experience and to find commercial opportunities

What you’ll need

  • 2+ years of experience in an analytics or data science environment
  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in statistics, computer science, econometrics or other quantitative field
  • Hands on experience with data retrieval (e.g. SQL, R or Python) to validate outcomes
  • Excellent communication (written/verbal) and presentation abilities in English
  • Demonstrating creativity and initiative, and acting in a result orientated way
  • Shown experience coaching teams to improve way of working
  • Ability to thrive in a cross-functional collaborative environment while juggling multiple responsibilities
  • Real hunger & curiosity for understanding customer behavior

What we offer:

  • Impactful work in a versatile, extremely capable and fun-loving team
  • Dynamic environment with flat hierarchies
  • The chance to learn from other teams with very skilled personalities, and a passion for e-commerce, innovation and problem solving; in Europe and globally

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work.. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here:

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