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Remote / Philippines

Data Scientist (Periscope Data/Sisense)

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work closely with all functions of the business to design, build and manage interactive dashboards that will drive key decisions within the business.

Hi, we're Mr Yum 👋

Hospitality & entertainment are tough industries where margins are slim and even more challenging now through COVID. We started Mr Yum at the end of 2018 to help venues make the numbers work.

The past 12 months have seen an astronomical 27x business growth for us, now at 65 full-time staff and hundreds of millions in transactions, with over 10M global users. bitly.com/mryum-2020 

Mr Yum empowers businesses to own and understand their customers, increase spend and allow their staff to focus on meaningful interactions rather than transactional ones.

With your help, we have ambitious goals to scale the business (locally & internationally!) by building the most beautiful, powerful tools for our customers. Our B2B customers range from national venue groups including Australian Venue Co, Sydney Airport, stadiums all the way to boutique hotels and family-run cafes and restaurants.

Our team is made up of over 60 kind and driven humans working out of Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Los Angeles, London and The Philippines.

About the position

We are looking for an experienced technical analyst to help scale the insights capability at Mr. Yum to support our rapid growth and global expansion. This role provides the opportunity to interact with all areas of the business and play a pivotal role in driving key decisions.


We’re looking for the person in this role to:

  • Collaborate with functional teams (marketing, sales, onboarding and customer success) to build and maintain dashboards in Periscope data.
  • Provide recommendations to functional teams for new processes that improve visibility of key metrics.
  • Build and maintain customer facing dashboards in Periscope data.
  • Work with the product team to improve data quality and capture.

If we'd worked with you in the past 6 weeks, you would have been involved with:

If we'd worked with you in the past 8 weeks, you would have been involved with:

Required skills

  • 2+ years experience in Periscope Data (Sisense).
  • Multiple years of advanced hands-on experience in SQL (Postgres).
  • High competency in designing dashboards and an ability to communicate design rationale.
  • Experience in analysing large volumes of unstructured data.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Nice to have

  • Experience in R or Python.
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and proper usage etc.).
  • Experience working with Natural Language Processing.
  • Familiar with event-based analytics tools such as Amplitude.
  • Experience working in a global environment with remote teams.


Expect autonomy and responsibility, solving problems you've never imagined existed, in a fast-paced growth environment. We work with impact, surrounded by amazing people who love what they do. 

Mr Yum offers a flexible working environment with the option to take extra unpaid leave and day-to-day work times to suit your routine. Our team enjoys a mix of WFH and in-office collaboration. 

All employees have the opportunity to become ‘owners’ of Mr Yum by participating in our competitive employee share option plan. 

Diversity and Inclusion Commitment

We’re committed to growing and empowering an inclusive Mr Yum community. That’s why we actively encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. If you require accessibility assistance at any stage of the process, please let us know.

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