If you like making sense of data & writing code, helping the team to reduce cognitive load and make better decisions, we’d like to talk to you. NordicNinja is looking for a product-minded and automation-loving Data Analyst to join our Investment Team.
London / Stockholm / Helsinki / Tallinn preferred
Remote work and/or relocation optional
NordicNinja (www.nordicninja.vc) is the most active Japanese VC in Europe investing in startups building a sustainable & digital future. We help our portfolio companies scale globally by combining our Japanese networks worldwide with our Silicon Valley mindset. NordicNinja is backed by prominent Japanese investors and led by an interdisciplinary team of founders, engineers, executives, and financial experts, who have firsthand experience in building companies. We are honoured to work with #1 teams in the world in their respective domains, and would like to invite you to join us in building a bridge between Japan and Northern Europe.
We are looking for a product-minded Data Analyst to join our Investment Team
NordicNinja is a household name in Northern Europe, attracting ⅓ of its deal flow from all of Europe. To make sense of all the data, reduce cognitive load of memorization, and guide decision-making, we are looking for a product-minded data science enthusiast capable of building automated dealflow analysis tools, continuous deal and market monitoring systems that create accumulating advantages for the Investment Team as it scales its operations.
As a NordicNinja Data Analyst, you will
Work with Investment team to define, lead, and execute NordicNinja’s analytics strategy
Conduct exploratory data analysis to identify areas for improvement and automation
Build a development roadmap of tools and processes towards building self-serve systems to enable others in the organisation to perform analyses to make better decisions
Build automation systems, within and between existing systems and applications
Partner with investor relations managers to support data collection for thematic reports
Skills and Qualifications
Strong experience in SQL, ability to write efficient and optimised queries against databases
Experience with data warehousing, data modelling, dashboarding, and reporting
Proficient with at least one scripting language (Python, Ruby, or R)
Solid understanding of statistical methods and modelling
Strong communications skills
Optional: experience in working with similar dealflow tools, i.e. Crunchbase, Pitchbook, etc. and/or companies, i.e. VC, PE funds.
What NordicNinja offers
Competitive salary and bonus plan
Flexible working hours and flexible paid time off
Working in an international team
NordicNinja does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, veteran status, military obligations, or marital status.
Please send your application to
Deadline: Dec 26, 2022
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