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Strategic Analyst (m/f/d)

Tech & Engineering
Full Time
Experienced Professionals
Focused student studying

Grow with us. Start your career at IU. 

Since its foundation in 1998, the IU International University of Applied Sciences has developed into the largest private university of applied sciences for online and dual study programmes in Europe. We offer more than 80 career-oriented Bachelor & Master programmes in various disciplines. These English and German language programmes are all accredited and state-recognised. As a pioneer in digital education, we continuously improve the learning experience of our students with the help of innovative technologies and consistently focus on their satisfaction. Through our employees’ entrepreneurial mindset we continue to achieve our ambitious goals and high growth rate of more than 50%. 

Become part of our IU international team immediately in full-time at one of our locations in Munich, Berlin, Bad Reichenhall or remote (Germany-wide) as Strategic Analyst (m/f/d). 

Your tasks
  • You identify relevant information for our business and generate insights, prepare them in a suitable form and communicate the results including interpretation to the stakeholders. In doing so, you ensure that concrete recommendations for action are derived from the data obtained. 

  • To achieve this, you will create ad-hoc analyses as well as automated reporting solutions – mainly in the Power BI and Salesforce environments. 

  • In addition, you maintain our existing reporting landscape and continuously develop it further. 

  • You monitor the relevant KPIs of the departments assigned to you, e.g. in the area of performance management. 

  • You will perform these tasks as part of an agile remote team in a dynamic corporate environment. 

Your profile
  • You enjoy working with large amounts of data and are passionate about creating data analyses and draw conclusions as well as recommendations from them 

  • You have experience working with Power BI / DAX & Salesforce 

  • Experience in a common programming language would be a plus 

  • You are already familiar with A/B test evaluations and have a good knowledge of statistics

  • You are a real team player and have a high degree of initiative, reliability and structuredness

  • Your "growth mindset" drives you to learn new things every day, to question the old and to demand top performance for yourself and your environment. 

  • A successfully completed degree in business administration, business informatics or a related field as well as fluent German and English round out your profile 

We offer
  • A versatile and responsible job with a lot of freedom in a cooperative atmosphere

  • Attractive career opportunities in a strongly expanding entrepreneurial environment

  • Attractive additional benefits in further education

  • 30 days holiday entitlement

  • Performance-related salary increase

  • Employee discounts and many more cooperations

You are looking for a new challenge and you find the job offer attractive? If you match this profile and are searching for a new challenge, we look forward to receiving your application via Online Application Form.

For any questions please contact please contact Josephine Lindner via josephine.lindner@iu.org

We look forward to receiving your application.

For further information please visit: www.iu.de or www.iu-careers.com

Your personal contact
Your personal contact - Josephine Lindner

Josephine Lindner


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What we’ll do for you
Design your ideal career and pathway
Explosive growth enables great opportunities. Tell us your dream career, and we will help you make it a reality.
Work from home, work from anywhere
We blur the lines between local and remote by embracing collaborative & video meeting technologies.
Flexible working times
It’s your call. We trust you will get things done.
Up level your education
You have free access to all our E-Learning platforms and we will fully finance a Technology Degree of your choice.
30 days annual vacation for everyone
We strive for greatness, but we all take time-off to recharge.
Enjoy our brand of social
We love spending time together. Whether it’s yoga, team events, brown bag lunches or partying—there is something for everyone.
World’s best colleagues
We give each other a leg-up when needed, and we collectively go beyond expectations.
Always connected
Our state-of-the-art IT infrastructure, tools, & methods empower us to collaborate and innovate from anywhere, anytime—with agility and speed.
Your personal technology
Leave it to us. We provide you with a leading-edge smartphone, Mac, tablet, ergonomic office stool, and complete Home Office equipment. You may also choose your preferred hardware and IDE.
The location
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We always try to make working from anywhere possible. But, it's not one or the other—you can work from the office when you want some real in-person time. We are as flexible as you want to be.
About the team
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Tech & Engineering
We push the outside of the envelope, challenge what exists, and do what hasn’t been done before—building an unbreakable connection between people and education. That’s how we roll in Tech & Engineering at IU International University of Applied Science (IU).

Unrestricted access to learning is a life-changing concept. We build solutions for digital education that are accessible wherever we go. They’re mobile, always on, and everywhere. Advancing through AI, NLP, Big Data Analytics, IoT, Cloud platforms, and Software Development, we are leading the digital transformation of education in the era of Industry 4.0.
Our core values

Make collaboration standard practice.

We aim for the best solution as a team and have fun with it - without ego or politics.

Be courageous and take risks.

We make courageous decisions and take calculated risks.

Embrace innovation always.

We are always looking for ways to improve our offers for our customers.

Strive for the empowerment of everyone.

We support each other’s development to become the best version of ourselves.

Adopt a growth mindset for scale.

We aim to improve ourselves in everything we do and work hard to do so every day.

Focus on getting things done on time.

We implement things quickly, pragmatically, effectively and goal-oriented.

Put customer focus first.

In everything we do, our customers come first.

Tech & Engineering FAQs

How is the IU-Tech Team structured?
Starting with three Techies, we have grown to 60+ developers in three years. We are spread across 17 teams, in three technical clusters: IU EDU TECH, IU MAR TECH and IU ORG TECH.
What are my responsibilities in the IU EDU Tech-Team?
You will be responsible for building IT solutions for our 70,000+ students—ranging from Moodle based learning management systems, to portals based on vueJS and nestJS, to native iOS apps.
What are my responsibilities in the IU MAR-Team?
You will be responsible for developing high-performance websites and landing pages using Laravel, Tailwind, and vueJS. In addition, you will get to develop AI driven customer-centric solutions.
What are my responsibilities in the IU ORG-Team?
In Dev/Ops you will be responsible for developing complex ERP Solutions based fully on TypeScript, nestJS, and vueJS, and implementation in a Kafka event-sourcing driven micro-service architecture.
Can I work remotely for the Tech-Team?
Of course! We are happy to have you on board.
What Tech-Stack is used at IU?
We love PHP and JavaScript. You will find little jQuery here, mostly typed JavaScript in the form of vueJs and nestJS in the backend. From PHP in Moodle to micro-services in OOP PHP using the Laravel framework. All projects are GIT based and use CI/CD processes. No one is pushing code through the ether via FTP on Saturday night. Laravel / vueJs / Kafka / Tailwind / MariaDB / MongoDB / AWS / Docker / Atlassian (Jira, Confluence, BitBucket) /...