What is Syft?

Founded in 2015, Syft is an on-demand marketplace helping Job Seekers and Employers have 100% control and choice over shifts worked in real time. We want to enable Job Seekers to control their schedule, choose their work and enable them to work as many or as few shifts as they want. The platform enables Employers to book reliable, rated and verified staff immediately. At Syft, we’re harnessing innovative technology to revolutionise the flexible staffing sector.


About Us

Our mission is to help people get jobs by democratising work and giving jobseekers ownership, control, and choice. We are working hard to build a world where access to work and jobseekers are frictionless.

Our results speak for themselves, £8.75 million in VC funding between 2016 and 2018, ‘Recruitment Technology Innovation of the Year’ at the Recruiter Awards, ‘Hottest Platform Economy / Marketplace’ at the Europas and ranked 7th in the ‘Startups 100’ in 2018.

Syft has grown to nearly 200 employees across 8 offices around the UK. In 2019 Syft was acquired by Indeed.com, the world’s #1 job site, allowing us to match our synergies and skyrocket our journey.


About You

We appreciate folks who have deep empathy and passion in understanding customer problems and communicating them in form of structured research which goes on to building right user experience for the user in the products we build.

You’re someone who wants to see the impact of your work making a difference every day.

We aim to fundamentally change how the world looks at work in a way that benefits both Job Seekers and Employers. We are looking for someone who is thrilled by all the possibilities.


Responsibilities & Duties

  • We are looking for an experienced data/ product analyst who will be a key in our charter of expansion and growth, Syft is in a phase of hyper growth. This dual role will require the individual to have deep knowledge of product and great stakeholder management skills.
  • This person will serve as a bridge between the other teams and product team for any expansion project we envision.
  • You will add value to requests from business leaders and build reporting logic that will produce analytical measures to tell the story of what is happening in the business. This requires a strong understanding of business processes and data flows;
  • The role will involve coming up with the product areas which will need change / get impacted. This knowledge will form a base for product managers in various areas to go deep and  build successful products and foster growth.


Essential Requirements

  • Product Analytics tools: Should have worked in any of the product analytics tools. (Google Analytics ,Mix Panel , other similar software). More than tools we expect the person to understand user journeys and good eye to find insights / problems in the user journey.
  • Proficient in SQL and structured query languages . Can pick a problem statement, discover where data resides and dig deep into data to bring insights to solve the problems.
  • Problem solving skills: This is an entrepreneurial role and the expected individual is expected to have the ability to break complex problems into simpler smaller problems.
  • Product mindset: This is a role in the product function of the organisation, working closely with the product managers and other stakeholders ,hence we expect the candidate to have the product thinking framework.


Desirable Requirements

  • Preferred but not essential: Knowledge of data warehouse and how data ware houses are built .You may need to work with engineers in getting specific data into the data warehouse for your analysis.
  • Preferred but not essential, BI tools: Familiar with usage of any of the BI tools like ,Power BI ,Tableau ,anything else . Fundamentally we need the person to have the ability to build /read /interpret data in structured manner.


You’ll fit right in at Syft if:

You’re Flexible– able to consider challenges from different perspectives.

You’re Entrepreneurial– see how a challenge could become an opportunity.

You take Accountability through thick and thin, inviting ideas for improvement.

You’re Data Driven– see the necessity of analysing metrics when devising solutions.

You’re Passionate about what you do and self motivated.

You can Adapt to your team’s challenges and Collaborate with other departments.


What you’ll get:

  • Flexible work arrangements, remote and working from home.
  • Employee Assistance programs, free eyecare vouchers, discounted gym memberships and more.
  • Unique bonus structure for every employee.
  • Social events and lunch and learns.
Equal Opportunities

We are an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified applicants, regardless of age, disability, gender identity or gender expression, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation or any other equality characteristic.

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