Analytics Engineer

Job description

Who we are

OTA Insight is a Revenue Management Intelligence Provider for the hospitality business (our clients are individual hotels and major chains like Hilton, Accor, … ). OTA Insight is an online dashboard solution (SaaS) providing rate intelligence for the hotels to increase their revenue by optimising their pricing. We combine cutting edge technology and data analytics to provide smarter business intelligence to maximise occupancy and revenue. Today OTA Insight is present in more than 168 countries around the world and has more than 50 000 partners.

What you'll do:

We are looking for an Analytics Engineer to join our growing engineering team in Ghent. As an Analytics Engineer at OTA Insight, you’ll help our employees make better decisions by providing trustworthy data analytics. These are your tasks and responsibilities:

  • Build analytics in code by writing highly-performant SQL and automated tests
  • Collaborate through version control and peer reviews
  • Gather requirements from different internal business units (Sales, Finance, Operations, Marketing, …)
  • Guide business users in deciding which metrics are relevant to track progress on their objectives
  • Translate business requirements into performant, reusable and documented data models which provide actionable insights
  • Own the design, implementation and maintenance of advanced analytics dashboards and KPI reports in our BI tool
  • Support our transition to become even more data-driven by enabling business units to explore data marts in self-service mode so they can answer their own questions
  • Improve our product by performing A/B tests and analysing how ideal customers use our product features
  • Research and follow recent industry and technology trends so we can continue reaping the benefits of being a fast-moving technology adopter. You'll always be on the lookout for the best (and afterwards a better) solution


    You are passionate about data analytics and want to make optimum use of our modern analytics stack. Your experience and skill set looks like this:

    • Minimum of 2 years of working experience as a Data Engineer, BI Analyst or Data Scientist
    • Proficient in writing highly-performant SQL queries
    • Proficient in dimensional modelling and have a good understanding of data warehouse design
    • Experience in stakeholder management and requirement gathering
    • Experience visualizing datasets using BI tools (such as Looker, Tableau, Mode, PowerBI …)
    • Experience with ELT/ETL tools (such as Fivetran, Stitch, …) and data transformation tools (such as dbt, Dataform, …) is a plus
    • Experience with applying software engineering best practices like version control and continuous integration is a nice to have

    Furthermore, you have these capabilities:

    • Excellent written and oral communication skills (English is a must)
    • Ability to take large quantities and sources of data and distill down to actionable insights
    • Highly organized and able to manage multiple projects with strong attention to detail
    • Strong work ethic, hands-on, detail oriented with a customer service mentality
    • Team player, ability to work cross-functionally, self-driven, motivated, and able to work under pressure.

    Joining our team will give you endless opportunities to use your passion, ingenuity, experience, and pragmatism to help OTA Insight become top of mind with every hotel and revenue manager. OTA Insight’s innovative, intuitive hotel and property revenue management technology affect tens of thousands of customers including the world’s largest hotel chains.