Data Science Analyst

Job description

Do you want to drive meaningful change in an innovative start-up? Does an energetic and fun culture excite you? Do you love music? Come and work for the Australian start-up making the world’s smartest headphones!

Business Overview

We’re nura - a young company creating the world’s first headphones that automatically learn and adapt to your hearing.We’re based in Melbourne, Australia with a forward-thinking and global focus. In 2018, we won the coveted Best of Innovation Award at CES and the Red Dot Design Award. In 2019, we’ve won yet another CES Award and the SXSW Interactive Innovation Award for Music & Audio Innovation. You can read about us in Wired, Forbes, DJ Mag, Fact Magazine and many more.

The Role

We’re looking for an experienced data guru who can play a critical role in Nura’s data enablement going forward. This role is equally technical and business-minded. They know their LEFT JOINS from their RIGHT, but they’re also able to work with (often senior) stakeholders to understand what insights they’re looking for and can then execute on this. You will be exposed to a wide array of business areas (Marketing, Ecommerce, Customer Service, Retail and PR) and play a key role in commercial decisions. You will also be responsible for reporting on top-line business performance. As a result, you will have the opportunity to drive the performance of the company - we are looking for someone where this degree of empowerment sounds exciting!


Assist and enable Nura’s data insights and capability, end to end. This includes:

Reporting on business-level KPIs to senior stakeholders

Creating automated dashboards through Nura’s business intelligence tool to enable various functions of the business

Embarking on deep-dive insights investigations across the commercial scope of the business

Considering the architecture of Nura’s databases and assisting in improvements

You would ideally have capability with Python and can assist in ETL work, but not critical

Stretch responsibilities:

Providing the analytics input for web tracking and setting up relevant guidelinesInvestigating and assessing any new Marketing-related technology (e.g. Pixel tracking) and assisting implementation

Assisting in analysing and optimising Digital Marketing campaigns (both Facebook Ads and Google Ads)


The successful candidate will be tertiary qualified with a relevant degree

Have had over 3-5 years of relevant experience in commercial analytics

Well versed in the Microsoft and/or Google Enterprise suite, particularly Excel/Google sheets

Well versed in SQLWell versed with Business Intelligence tools (e.g. Chartio, Tableau, PowerBI)

Experience with Google Analytics

Able to pick up technical concepts / new software quickly

Displays initiative and thinks outside of their role

Process improvement and automation mindsetComfortable presenting/communicating with senior business stakeholdersHigh attention to detail

A multi-tasker, with great time management skills (who can manage and meet deadlines)

Good at working in teams, demonstrating collaboration and low ego A definite plus…

Experience with Python and/or other programming languages

Experience with A/B testing

Familiar with Facebook Ads and/or Google Ads (ideal, but not a deal-breaker)

Experience with Google Tag Manager

Experience with SEO

Familiar with Mailchimp (or equivalent)

Love of the music industry


Free pair of nuraphones + nuraloops

Free barista-made coffee

Flexible working conditions

Join a fast paced HAX portfolio company and be part of one of the largest hard tech communities in the world.

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