Soma Capital Portfolio Jobs

Director of Data



Mexico City, Mexico
Posted on Thursday, July 20, 2023
Jeeves is an all-in-one corporate card and expense management platform for startups, enterprises and SMBs around the world. Jeeves has raised over $380M and is backed by top investors including Andreessen Horowitz, Y Combinator, CRV, Tencent, Stanford University, Clocktower Ventures and Founders of more than 15 unicorns including David Velez (Nubank), Carlos Garcia (Kavak), Sebastian Mejia (Rappi) and the family office of two FAANG founders.Jeeves’ mission is to become the financial operating system for all global businesses. Since its public launch in March 2021, the company now services more than 3000 clients across 24 countries and 3 continents.Location: This role is a full-time remote position that can be based out of North America or Latin America.About you:
  • You are curious and inquisitive: love digging into data and uncovering insights
  • You are hyper-analytical and intellectually honest, truly believing in data-driven decisions and communicating your ideas through storytelling
  • You are a highly motivated, result-oriented self-starter, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, and can deliver successful results with minimal guidance
  • You are a player-coach, and are not afraid of rolling up your sleeves and jumping into details
  • You are passionate about mentoring, developing and motivating a high-performing team to drive impact

Job Responsibilities:
  • Establish vision, mission and strategy for the Data charter
  • Identify key metrics, conduct rigorous exploratory data analysis, create executive facing dashboards and build business cases that drive decisions and prioritization
  • You and your team will work cross-functionally with senior leaders from go to market, finance, marketing, product, engineering teams to build world-class business intelligence solutions by making strategic recommendations via investigative deep-dives and hypothesis-driven experiments
  • Challenge the status quo, and truly drive data backed decision making
  • Coach and mentor a group of 5+ team members on day-to-day delivery
  • Support multiple projects and analytics initiatives at the same time in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment
  • Partner closely with Product Leaders to build the right metrics to measure the performance of new and existing features
  • Collaborate with data platform teams to build/enhance necessary data platforms to provide metrics & business insights and build alerts to monitor those metrics

  • 15+ years of hands-on experience managing data delivery and analytics, data warehousing, data lakes, data infrastructure and operations, data governance, BI, ML and data science while synthesizing insights into actionable solutions
  • 7+ years hiring, developing and managing data analytics teams
  • Domain expertise in payments or other financial services and prior work experience in a product analytics space will be highly valued
  • Data driven mindset with a Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in any quantitative discipline such as Analytics, Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Statistics or Mathematics
  • Understanding of advanced analytics and data science techniques and experience with SAS, Tableau, PowerBI
  • Experience with technologies, such as ETL, DataBricks, Snowflake, Big Data tech stacks
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, to influence cross-functional teams