BI Engineer

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  • Berlin, Germany
  • Aug 23, 2022
Full time Business Development Engineer Management

Job Description

Company Description

The simple way to live safely. We are Patronus.

We are more than just a provider of smart emergency watches. We are true visionaries. 

As a modern healthcare start-up from Berlin with strong investors behind us, we are determined to improve the everyday lives of elderly people around the world, to make it safer and more independent. 

That's what we achieve with our revolutionary Patronus watch.  

Although not recognizable as an emergency device at first glance, it enables users to call for help easily and immediately, anytime and anywhere. This way, we provide an extra dose of safety and we can save lives in the truest sense of the word. However, the Patronus watch itself is only the door opener to develop numerous other groundbreaking products to improve the lives of older people, their relatives and their caregivers. Our vision is to use the enormous possibilities of modern technology to provide the best possible healthcare for our customers. In this way, we contribute to making the healthcare system more effective - and ensure a life worth living.

Job Description

Your Impact

To be successful on this mission, we are looking for a Business Intelligence Engineer to significantly drive our growth. You will support data transformation using dbt and help us develop and maintain a state-of-the-art BI environment. Your main responsibility will be on the data modeling side at the beginning as we need to develop the model from scratch. The engineering tasks will become more and more important over time, considering the integration of new data sources and the development of new applications.

Your Mission

  • Develop data models together with our Sales, Operations and Product teams to determine the most crucial KPIs to track, and to identify challenges and opportunities for our sales KPIs
  • Manage data transformation using dbt and design reports providing visibility on key business metrics
  • Own, develop and maintain ELT processes in order to bring the right data to our BI system
  • Work closely with our Head of BI to lead data driven decision management while enabling the scalability of our infrastructure


Your Talent

  • Excellent SQL skills and understanding of data modeling concepts to write complex queries and join data across systems
  • Advanced Python skills for ELT processes development
  • Hands-on experience with cloud databases, such as Redshift, Snowflake or Synapse Analytics (we are currently working with Snowflake)
  • Good understanding of cloud environments such as AWS (preferred) or Azure
  • Experience with transformation tools like dbt and/or orchestration framework such as Airflow
  • Have at least 3 years of practical experience in the field of Business Intelligence
  • Bring a high standard of quality and personal responsibility as well as attention to detail
  • Keen to keep up with the latest technologies and trends in the data ecosystem

Additional Information

Our Offer

  • Contribute to a product that has a real human impact
  • Fulfil a role with creative freedom and scale - leave your footprint and own your business
  • Opportunity to work in an agile and experienced team where you are constantly challenged to learn and set the bar higher
  • Competitive compensation

Are you curious?

Become a part of our team and make a difference! We are looking forward to getting to know you!

We value diversity. In our teams, we welcome people of various perspectives and skill levels, as well as diverse backgrounds, gender identities, sexual orientations, personal expressions, ethnicities, religious beliefs, and with or without disabilities. Every decision in our talent process is based on qualifications, performance and individual company needs.