We are smava, the online loan comparison platform.  We are one of the three largest Fintech-employers in Germany. Our mission is to revolutionize the loans market by making it fair and transparent. smava finds the best loans for everyone: fast, convenient and cost effective. We are in the third stage of innovation in the finance industry: first ATM’s, then online-banking, now digital loans by smava! This is also why we were awarded as Innovator 2018. All of this was achieved thanks to more than 450 employees.

Analytics - Internship (m/f) for at least 6 months (40h/week)

Our Analytics team focuses on business intelligence and improving our product. We get to the bottom of things, gain knowledge about and insight into our customers and the driving forces of our loan comparison platform. Our Business Intelligence Department is divided into 4 sub-departments: Business Analytics, Web Analytics, Data Science and Data Warehouse Engineering. We are looking for someone with a strong affinity for data processing to support us in one or more of these areas. Ideally you will start in November 2018.

What our interns think about us:

"Working at smava within the Analytics department has been a great experience for these last 6 months. Facing complex tasks and dealing with my own projects, I have been able to develop both analytical and technical skills in using cutting-edge software in the areas of Business Analytics, Data Science or Web Analytics: SQL or R scripts, Tableau Reports, Kissmetrics and more. Among a passionate and international team, I have increased my knowledge and my experience in these fields every day.” (Killian)

Your Tasks

  • Support with the compilation of business analysis, prognoses and ad-hoc assessments in the area of online performance, finances, transactions, data interfaces and risk management
  • Support with data processing for our management, compilation of reports and recommendations in terms of operative and strategic developments as well as processes
  • Responsibility for your own projects
  • Data management and consistency checks will be your routine tasks
  • Write SQL queries with business logic to retrieve data from our Data Warehouse
  • Use of state of the art technologies to process and visualize the data using tools like Tableau
  • Availability: 6 months (40h/week)
  • Start of internship: Ideally November 2018

Your Profile

  • You are currently studying or have already a degree in business informatics, industrial engineering, economics or an equivalent course of studies
  • Practical knowledge in SQL is a MUST (gained e.g. in university courses, small projects etc.)
  • First practical experience with Google Analytics in case you are interested in Internship as a Web Analyst
  • We are using Tableau and it will be a great advantage for you, if you have already some first experience with this tool
  • You have an analytical and conceptual mode of thinking and a high affinity for numbers and data
  • You are reliable and work well in a team
  • Fluent in English

What we offer

  • An exciting range of tasks in an innovative and fast-growing Fintech company
  • Smart colleagues from all around the world
  • Plenty of opportunities to improve yourself and your skills including workshops, trainings and online courses
  • Opportunity to join smava after your internship as a full time employee
  • Open and direct communication
  • As a grown-up startup we still have flat hierarchy allowing fast execution
  • Flexible working hours
  • Subsidized Lunch offer (smunch.co) and subsidized public transport ticket (VBB Umweltkarte)
  • Brown Bag Lunches, Hackathons, Beer Friday, Cookie Friday, Mystery Lunch, Breakfast Club and team events

Do we get your attention? Then we are looking forward receiving your application including:

  • CV and earliest starting date addressed to Natalia Nehring
  • In case you are not an EU citizen, we also need a copy of your academic degree, valid passport and copy of your visa, blue card or work permission

Please note that we cannot proceed with your application without the documents mentioned above!