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Senior Business Analyst



IT, Sales & Business Development
Beirut, Lebanon
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024
AlGooru is hunting for the next generation of BizOps talents!

We're looking for a Senior Business Analyst

Who Are We ❓

AlGooru is a Saudi-based learning platform that offers 1-on-1 private tutoring services in a variety of academic and recreational subjects. It is the first licensed private tutoring platform in Saudi Arabia, approved by the National e-Learning Center (NELC). AlGooru provides tailored educational support to students, and it's backed by several renowned investors including Constructor Capital, Techstars, Plug & Play, Raz Group, RZM Investment, and prestigious institutions like KAUST, Hub71, and MiSK.

A Fun Fact about AlGooru is that its name derives from "Guru," a Sanskrit word meaning a mentor, guide, expert, or master.

The Role Highlights 💡

🎯 Main Responsibilities

  • Drive data-driven decision making through insightful reports and dashboards
  • Bridge the business-data gap by translating questions to actionable visualizations
  • Ensure data integrity and maintain dashboards that reflect operational changes
  • Educate business on metrics, their definitions and how they're used.

👣 A day in your life

  • Data Analysis and Reporting: Interpret data, analyze results, and generate ongoing reports using statistical techniques to inform business decisions
  • Trend Identification: Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets to generate key insights
  • Dashboard Management: Build, manage, and maintain dashboards using advanced data visualization tools, adapting them to reflect changing business needs
  • Metric Development: Develop and implement processes for metric creation, communication, and education, ensuring stakeholders understand metric definitions and calculation methods
  • Collaboration with Data Engineers: Partner with data engineers to design and build dashboards from concept to completion, including data acquisition, transformation, and visualization
  • Task Prioritization: Translate business inquiries into actionable reports and dashboards, and prioritize and delegate tasks based on impact and effort
  • Core Business Focus: Utilize advanced data analysis skills to focus on core business areas like sales and financials


You're the Senior Business Analyst we're looking for if you have:

  • 3+ years of proven experience as a Data/Business Analyst
  • 3+ years of experience building and analyzing reports
  • 3+ years of experience building dashboards on BI tools (e.g., Tableau)
  • Ability to turn data into a narrative/story; storytelling skills
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Expertise in data models, database design development, data mining, and segmentation techniques
  • Extensive knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS, etc)
  • Experience working with CRM data, ideally HubSpot
  • 2+ years of experience in managing a team is a nice-to-have

⌛ Our application process

  • Screening & Intro Call (5-10 mins)
  • Chemistry meeting (15-30 minutes)
  • Technical interview 1 (30-60 minutes)
  • Technical interview 2 (30-60 minutes)
  • Offer extended to successful applicants


What We Offer You❗

At AlGooru, we offer fair and competitive pay, scalable benefits, rewards, and perks, reflecting our commitment to inclusivity and access for all. Enjoy:

  • Work from Anywhere
  • No clocking in/out
  • Enjoy unlimited PTOs
  • ESOP Shares
  • Free Hardware & Software
  • Monthly Pizza Fridays & more
  • Learn and expense on us!
  • AlGooru Library
  • 0% Interest Talent Loans
  • Quarterly Reward System
  • Vibrant Startup Culture
  • Fast Promotions (like really fast)
  • Travel for company events and get reimbursed
  • Coaching & Entrepreneurial Bytes

How To Gain Extra Gooru Points❓

  • Demonstrate your entrepreneurial, hustling, and energetic spirit
  • Prove your ability to take full ownership of your role without the need to be micromanaged
  • Conduct proper research about AlGooru prior to your interviews with us; we love people who already know about us
  • Be extra organized... like extra..