Business Analyst (m/f)

January 26, 2019

Our main task as smava Business Analysts – revolve around defining KPI’s, business logic, analyzing data and reporting. We provide insights and recommendations for both operative and strategic developments to all teams within smava.

We get to the bottom of things, gain knowledge and insights into our customers as well as the driving forces of our loan marketplace. We are looking for someone with a strong affinity for data processing and great technical skills in Tableau and SQL to support us in the Business Analytics area as a:

Business Analyst (m/f)

Your Tasks

  • Working closely with different departments (e.g. Product, Risk, Management or Finance) to understand business requirements and define KPI measurement plan
  • Providing Ad-hoc or reporting solutions to all business related questions
  • SQL based data extraction from our Data Warehouse
  • Creating and maintaining Tableau reports
  • Providing recommendations for operational and strategic development
  • Defining automized alerts for all relevant KPI’s
  • Automization of business analysis for macro and micro conversions

Your Profile

  • You have minimum 1 year of experience as a Business Analyst
  • You can handle complex joins and SQL functions proficiently
  • You are highly skillful with Reporting Tools (e.g. Tableau, Qlik)
  • You are an expert in processing and analyzing Excel data
  • You can do analysis based on KPI’s to evaluate and optimize our business
  • You are good at presenting numbers & facts in a well-structured and understandable way
  • You are result-oriented, detail-minded, smart and can quickly come up with new solutions
  • You are fluent in English, both written and spoken, German language is a plus
  • You have ideally Start-up or even better a FinTech background

What we offer

  • An exciting opportunity in an innovative and fast-growing Fintech company
  • Signing bonus, because every great decision should be rewarded
  • Relocation bonus (in case you are relocating to Berlin)
  • Onboarding support (e.g. visa sponsorship & accommodation)
  • Paid education (e.g. trainings, workshops, conferences)
  • Employer-funded pension
  • Subsidized Lunch offer ( and subsidized public transport ticket (VBB Umweltkarte)
  • Discounted fitness offers close to the office
  • Flexible working hours
  • German courses
  • Brown Bag Lunches, Hackathons, Beer Friday, Cookie Friday, Mystery Lunch and team events
  • Open communication, flat hierarchy and fast execution
  • Smart colleagues from all around the world (40+ nationalities)


About us

We are smava, the online loan comparison platform. We are one of the three largest Fintech-employers in Germany. Our mission is to revolutionize the loans market by making it fair and transparent. smava finds the best loans for everyone: fast, convenient and cost effective. We are in the third stage of innovation in the finance industry: first ATM’s, then online-banking, now digital loans by smava! This is also why we were awarded as Innovator 2018. All of this was achieved thanks to almost 500 employees. Become a part of the smava-story now!