[Hiring] BI Analyst at Sporty

May 8, 2024

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    May 8, 2024
  • Location
  • Expiration date
  • Experience
    2 Years plus
  • Gender
  • hiringOrganization


Job Description

Sporty’s sites are some of the most popular on the internet, consistently staying in Alexa’s list of top websites for the countries they operate in
As a BI Analyst at Sporty, you’ll be mining through petabytes of data to provide key insights that drive core business decisions. You’ll create dashboards that are used on a daily basis by product managers, traders, and executives, as well as provide in-depth reports on various areas of the business with complete freedom on your methodology.
Furthermore, our analysts play a key role in ensuring the stability of our reporting infrastructure. They are vital in maintaining our ability to deliver accurate and consistent reporting to the various stakeholders.

Our Stack

  • MySQL
  • Python
  • AirFlow
  • AWS
  • Metabase
  • Redshift
  • Linux


  • Set up and execute extract, transformation and load (ETL) functions to build a data pipeline
  • Extraction and analysis of large data sets from MySQL
  • Performance tuning for current and newly added queries to the databases, ensuring the database resources are fully utilized
  • Delivering clear analysis and reporting of core business metrics to shareholders
  • Creation and management of reports and dashboards
  • Data management
  • Enhance and optimize existing reporting processes
  • Ad hoc analysis and reporting to clients and shareholders
  • Aid in reconfiguring existing architecture and database structure to address our shareholder’s evolving needs
  • Daily maintenance and monitoring of all BI related databases and dashboards, including proficient handling of emergencies
  • Providing actionable insight to drive growth of core products


  • 2+ years experience in a similar data-driven role
  • Excellent working knowledge of SQL
  • Familiarity with Python and a range of BI and data visualization tools
  • Familiarity with ETL data pipeline
  • Familiarity with Airflow
  • Understanding of principles of relational databases and data warehouse
  • Strong understanding of sports and gaming will be beneficial
  • Proactive and self-driven with excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Great communication skills
  • Relevant knowledge or experience in the gaming industry
  • Nice to have hands-on experience with machine learning


  • Quarterly and flash bonuses
  • We have core hours of 10am-3pm in a local timezone, but flexible hours outside of this
  • Education allowance
  • Referral bonuses
  • 28 days paid annual leave
  • 2 x annual company retreats (Lisbon + Dubai in 2022 / Phuket in Q2 2023 + 1 more TBC!)
  • Highly talented, dependable co-workers in a global, multicultural organisation
  • Payment via world class online wallet system DEEL
  • Top of the line equipment supplied by market leader Hofy
  • We score 100% on The Joel Test
  • Our teams are small enough for you to be impactful
  • Our business is globally established and successful, offering stability and security to our Team Members

Our Mission

Our mission is to be an everyday entertainment platform for everyone

Our Operating Principles

1. Create Value for Users
2. Act in the Long-Term Interests of Sporty
3. Focus on Product Improvements & Innovation
4. Be Responsible
5. Preserve Integrity & Honesty
6. Respect Confidentiality & Privacy
7. Ensure Stability, Security & Scalability
8. Work Hard with Passion & Pride
Interview Process
HackerRank Test
Remote video screening with our Talent Acquisition Team + live ID check
Remote 90 min video interview loop with 3 x Team Members (30 mins each)
Pre offer call with Talent Acquisition Team
ID check via Zinc & 2 References from previous employers
24-72 hour feedback loops throughout process

Working at Sporty

The top-down mentality at Sporty is high performance based, meaning we trust you to do your job with an emphasis on support to help you achieve, grow and de-block any issues when they’re in your way.
Generally employees can choose their own hours, as long as they are collaborating and doing stand-ups etc. The emphasis is really on results.
As we are a highly structured and established company we are able to offer the security and support of a global business with the allure of a startup environment. Sporty is independently managed and financed, meaning we don’t have arbitrary shareholder or VC targets to cater to.
We literally build, spend and make decisions based on the ethos of building THE best platform of its kind. We are truly a tech company to the core and take excellent care of our Team Members.