Senior Data Analyst

Job description

About XITE

It’s our mission to share our passion for music videos with the world and invite people to experience music beyond listening: to see music.

XITE is dedicated to building the best music video experience in the world. Based in Amsterdam, XITE now reaches 100 million households across multiple territories through linear networks, interactive TV apps and on-demand streaming services. The company revolutionized the way audiences experience music videos by allowing viewers to search, like and skip through its entire catalog, enjoy channels curated by its team of music experts and create their own channel based on a genre, decade and style using our unique Mixer feature. XITE has a full music video catalog through agreements with all major and top independent music labels and distributors, and works to expand this offering every day.

About the role
For our Business Intelligence team, we are looking for a Senior Data Analyst. In this position you will grow within an international and quickly expanding company, using data to solve business problems and retrieve insights, all while utilizing your analytical skills to the maximum, and prioritizing as well as distributing tasks within the business intelligence team. You will participate in the development of a data stack for our new market expansion partner. You will work together with the 4 other data analysts within the team as well as the Data Science and Data Engineering teams within the Data Department, and be the Business Intelligence team’s primary contact for our new market expansion partner.


  • Work with our data analytics technology stack, which includes ClickHouse, Superset, Python, to support business decisions.

  • Set strategy and objectives to support the data stack for our new market expansion partner.

  • Main point of contact for analytics, business intelligence and reporting requests for our new market expansion partner.

  • Translate these requests into tasks and distribute them.

  • Support strategic decision making by analyzing opportunities.

  • Keep structure and provide data insights to answer key strategic questions.

  • Use data to help define and steer development roadmaps and marketing campaigns.

  • Provide input to data engineers and developers to implement, and continuously improve, a robust and scalable data infrastructure.

  • Standardize analytics methodologies, definitions, and system processes.


  • You love numbers, analytics, and digging deep into data to investigate business questions and present recommendations in a clear and compelling way.

  • Demonstrable ability to understand and link customer behavior to business impact, uncovering and synthesizing connections that are not always clear.

  • High SQL proficiency & production experience with OLAP technologies.

  • Excellent data visualization and storytelling skills, capability of driving actions from stakeholders.

  • Entrepreneurial, independent and fully able to align scope of work with internal and external stakeholders, set a plan and communicate progress clearly and proactively.

  • Experience with implementing data modeling, ETL and data quality processes.

  • Intermediate Python knowledge level.

  • Experience in operating in a Scrum environment is beneficial.

  • You (preferably) have a graduate degree in a relevant field.

What working at XITE means
Here at XITE we make sure you’re taken care of by providing you the opportunity to develop your career in a young, fast growing and international company. We provide a challenging work environment where you have a lot of autonomy and flexible working hours. We don’t hire assholes! All XITE’ers are different and authentic in their own way, but we all have kindness in common, as well as professionalism and an optimistic attitude. Let’s not forget - we have a passion for good music and good food. That’s why we have chef prepared lunches, Friday afternoon drinks and rooftop parties! Click here to see our benefits.

The process

  1. Apply: Apply for a role and we will contact you.
  2. HR Interview: One of our recruiters will contact you, because we’d really like to find out more about you and to see if there is a culture fit between you and XITE. During this interview you can ask all your questions about the company.
  3. 1st Technical interview: To know more about your technical background.
  4. Technical Assignment: This is your moment to shine and let us know what skills you offer! You get one week to make this assignment. Need more time? Not a problem, just let us know!
  5. 2nd Technical interview with the Team: We will dive into your Technical assignment with two XITE colleagues. You will also have the opportunity to ask all your own questions.
  6. Offer: Hopefully with our offer we can welcome you to the team of XITE.

Up for the challenge? Then hit that ‘Apply for this Job’ button!