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Senior Engineering Manager - Data & Analytics



Posted over 30 days ago...


Elevate Your Career as a Senior Engineering Manager at Busuu, a Leading Innovator in EdTech and Language Learning


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Madrid - Busuu

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In-person- Madrid Spain

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Expires at anytime

Organisation summary

Busuu, an esteemed EdTech leader and part of the Chegg family, is transforming language learning for over 120 million users worldwide with its AI-driven platform and global community. As a multi-award-winning company, Busuu is the perfect environment for those passionate about making a real impact in education and empowering individuals through language skills.

Role Summary

  • Guide the team in balancing immediate technical challenges with long-term projects.
  • Mentor and support the personal development of the data and analytics teams.
  • Work closely with Product and Stakeholders to craft strategy and vision.
  • Ensure technical vision, strategy, and process alignment within teams.

Role Requirements

  • Strong technical background in data analytics and engineering.
  • Ability to make pragmatic decisions balancing business needs and people.
  • Excellent communication skills, capable of engaging with team members and executives alike.
  • Process-oriented with a focus on driving improvements and efficiency.

About Us Joining Busuu means being part of one of the top EdTech companies in the world, a multiple award-winner recognised for its innovation and impact in language learning. Busuu’s vision is to empower people through languages. We are the world’s largest online community for language learning, with 120+ million registered users. We make learning a language easy by combining AI-powered courses with feedback from our global community of native speakers and lesson content designed for real life. Busuu is part of the global Chegg family. Chegg is the leading student-first connected learning platform and a NYSE listed company.

The Role As a Senior Engineering Manager at Busuu, you will be responsible for guiding the team on how to prioritise short-term firefighting with long-term initiatives. You will have a deep understanding on how to help data and analytics teams grow through mentorship and personal development. You will collaborate closely with Product and Stakeholders developing and driving the strategy and vision for your teams. You will also take accountability for the technical vision, strategy and processes adoption within your teams, supporting fellow EM’s to ensure alignment.

Job Requirements We are looking for a Senior Engineering manager with a strong technical background with experience in data analytics and data engineering. You should be able to bring a pragmatic approach to difficult decisions, balancing the needs of the business and the people involved. You should understand business context and how to use technology to solve business problems. You should be an outstanding communicator who articulates well whether speaking with an engineer or the CEO, and brings people with them with well made suggestions. You should be process orientated, constantly driving improvements through removing impediments and streamlining systems.

Benefits At Busuu we want to ensure that you have access to some great benefits. Our centrally located offices are well-equipped with free breakfast, plenty of snacks, fresh fruit, and free dinner of your choice if you need to stay late. Busuu offers a great Private Health Insurance scheme. There is a personal training budget just for you, so you can learn more in your field, attend virtual conferences and events that you find interesting. We like to support our teams with their work-life balance so we offer flexible working hours and a hybrid model of working. We offer enhanced maternity and paternity leave. Staying connected as a team is very important to us, so we have lots of social activities for you to join such a team lunches, Friday socials, quarterly team, and company events.


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