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komoot is hiring a

Lead Data Analyst

About the role

Komoot is a tech company in which data plays a decisive role. As komoot’s lead data analyst, you will scale the Analytics team from 2 to 6 members to cover the increasing need for data-informed decisions as the company grows. This includes recruiting and onboarding new members as well as re-designing and adjusting how we collaborate as our team evolves. You’ll strive for an industry-leading analytics team dedicated to supporting komoot in becoming the world’s leading outdoor platform.

At komoot, we believe you only can be an excellent lead if you get hands-on experience therefore, you'll spend one day per week as a Data Analyst. The rest of your time will be spent on leadership and mentoring tasks.

Ready for your next adventure?

What you will do

  • Be the driver for data culture at komoot and represent the Analytics team
  • Recruit, onboard and mentor data analysts
  • Establish best practices for processes and deliverables at an industry leading level
  • Coordinate and oversee the data engineering roadmap
  • Monitor and coach your teammates' performance, negotiate salaries, lead hiring and offboarding processes
  • Champion knowledge sharing and developing skills among team members
  • Coach your mentees in their professional development
  • Turn data into actionable insights for strategic product and business decisions
  • Design and implement metrics, dashboards, and continuous reports

Why you will love it

  • You’ll have a self-determined job with personal responsibility to set up and develop the team
  • While you excel in your leadership role you still get to work occasionally on Analytics tasks and keep your hard skills up to date
  • You’ll work with a truly inspiring product that brings real life value to our users and empowers them to explore more of the great outdoors
  • You’ll join an international and fully remote team spread across Europe with a common mission - to inspire great adventures, making them accessible to all
  • We are a tech company with little organisational overhead focusing on ownership and responsibility instead of micro-management and hierarchies
  • You get 38 days annual leaves (including public holidays, which vary by country)
  • You’ll get a dedicated time and budget for your personal development
  • You’ll travel with us (when safe) for team gatherings in amazing locations several times a year. You can check out this playlist to find out more about how we stay close while being remote. ( )

You will be successful in this position if you

  • Have 4+ years of experience as a data analyst
  • Have 2+ years of experience as the lead of a high-performing team
  • Have strong, proven skills in SQL, Pandas and Statistics
  • Find satisfaction in helping your colleagues thrive
  • Have great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Have strong moderating skills to bring meetings to a successful conclusion
  • Can make tough decisions and take responsibility for them
  • Can show empathy for your colleagues while giving direct and sometimes uncomfortable feedback
  • You know that team goes first and you go second

Sound like you?

Great, we would love to hear from you! Please send us the following:

  • Your CV in English, highlighting your most relevant experience.
  • A write-up (Cover Letter) explaining who you are and why you would like to work with us.
  • Examples of your work (e.g. GitHub, PDFs, Slideshare, Talks, etc.)
  • Feel free to send us something that shows us a little more about what you’re interested in, be it your Twitter or Medium account.

Curious to find out more about our recruitment process?

  • Find out more info here:
  • At komoot we want to make great adventures accessible to everyone. We support diversity and inclusivity within the outdoors and welcome all prospective applicants.
  • We have a rolling recruitment process – if this role is online it means it’s still open. We’re accepting applications and actively looking for the perfect candidate. Is it you?


  • Dedicated time and budget to spend on classes, events, conferences, boot camps, or books for your curiosity and personal development, you decide!
  • Blinkist subscription and discounts with outdoor brands like Patagonia and Wahoo
  • Flexible working hours and locations
  • 3 all- expenses paid Company gatherings per year
  • The latest devices and equipment