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Act Venture Capital Ltd

Data Analyst



IT, Data Science
Galway, Ireland
Posted on Thursday, March 7, 2024

About CitySwift

CitySwift’s intelligent data platform powers major transport networks across the globe. Based in Galway, Ireland, CitySwift works with public sector transport authorities and bus companies to break down the barriers to accessing and interpreting transport data.

CitySwift’s platform aggregates, cleans and enriches data from hundreds of sources, equipping operators and authorities with a reliable, single source of truth. CitySwift’s insights and performance optimisations are used to understand, collaborate, and take rapid action across the network. Our partners are using data to deliver the optimal service for passengers while balancing resources of the network.

At CitySwift, you’ll get the chance to do meaningful work with measurable impact. We’re revolutionising the public transport industry and are looking for people who are driven by passion and fueled by ambition to join us on our mission.

About the Role

As a Data Analyst at CitySwift, you will be a key member of the Analytics Team, working closely with data, application and product managers. You will be integral in completing in-depth technical analysis and presenting results both internally and externally.

What you will do

  • Explore massive amounts of data including geographical data and perform large-scale analysis to extract useful insights
  • Design and implement reporting dashboards that track key metrics
  • Identify actionable insights, suggest recommendations and influence the direction of the business and our customers by effectively communicating results to cross functional groups
  • Suggest improvements in the tools and techniques to help scale the team

What you will need

  • Pursuing or recently graduated in a BS, MS or PhD degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Industrial Engineer, Operations Research, or related technical field from an academic institution.
  • Experience in solving analytical problems using quantitative approaches (or equivalent)
  • Experience with SQL or other programming languages (Python, Java, and/or C++)
  • Development experience in at least one scripting language (Python, etc.)
  • Actively completed projects both as part of college or extra-circular

What we can offer

  • Very Competitive Market Salary
  • Pension scheme for all employees with matched company contributions
  • 100% Company paid healthcare available to all employees
  • Automatic enrollment for all employees into our Life Insurance scheme
  • 25 days annual leave allowance, with 4+ additional company days
  • Flexible working hours and remote working opportunities
  • Maternity and paternity benefits
  • Paid Company sick pay
  • Mental Health support and wellness programmes and free eye tests
  • Opportunity to make your mark in a high growth Irish Tech Company
  • Help us in our mission to reduce global emissions from transport
  • Bike to Work & TaxSaver commuter scheme
  • Employee referral program available to all employees, opportunity to earn up to €4,000
  • Service Recognition Awards and Personal Celebration benefits available to all employees
  • Work Abroad Program available to all employees.
  • Office in City Centre location in Galway
  • Social club where teams are encouraged to have fun both inside and outside of work!