Data Quality Analyst - FARFETCH

PT Porto
20 Apr 2022
24 Jun 2022
Full Time
FARFETCH exists for the love of fashion. Our mission is to be the global platform for luxury fashion, connecting creators, curators, and consumers.

We're a positive platform for good, bringing together an incredible creative community made up by our people, our partners and our customers. This community is at the heart of our business success. We welcome differences, empower individuality and celebrate diverse skills and perspectives, creating an inclusive environment for everyone. We are FARFETCH for All.


We're a Data team that does it all: big data engineering, machine learning, and deep-dive analytics and insight. We're a diverse, global team that creates Data solutions to provide an unrivaled customer experience. Whether it's churning gigabytes of e-commerce data, using AI to recommend the latest trends, or understanding our customers better than anyone else, we use data to promote FARFETCH's growth.


Our Porto office is located in Portugal's vibrant second city, known for its history and its creative yet cosy environment. You can have an informal meeting in the treehouse or play the piano during your lunch break!


Our Data Quality team manages and ensures the quality of data used across the company to make informed decisions.

As a Data Quality Analyst, you will analyze and identify improvement areas for our data, being an important contributor to the resolution and prevention of issues, thinking on the best way to automatize checks and issues mitigations, ensuring that the data products meet the established standards of quality including, usability, and performance.

The Data Quality Analyst will also help inspire the Data Quality culture and mindset across the company: communicating, providing guidelines and processes to the teams, supporting the Data Strategy, and one of Farfetch's strategic pillars: Fashion Meets Data.


    • Perform ad-hoc Data analysis to guide Data Quality improvement efforts;
    • Collect and compile statistics about the quality of our data;
    • Prepare reports to communicate outcomes of quality activities;
    • Conduct analyses and gather data; requirements specification, processing, and final data quality recommendations, collaborating with Data/Operational Engineering teams to implement checks to prevent issues and enhance the quality of data at the earliest possible;
    • Create an automated process to identify issues and possible anomalies, and implement dashboards to measure KPIs and perform data validation
    • Support the definition of the Data Quality SLOs ;
    • Build great relationships with your business stakeholders and other analytics teams - being a partner on analyzing issues and bringing automated solutions for them;
    • Identify and champion improvements in our capability, such as data developments, best practices, and L&D;
    • Contribute to the creation of quality assurance standards and procedures to influence the Data Quality mindset across the company;


    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, related quantitative field, or equivalent practical experience;
    • At least 5 years of work experience with Data Quality, BI/DWH testing;
    • Experience in validation of dimensional models and facts/dimensions using SQL and Python;
    • Experienced in statistics tools (e.g., R, Python) ;
    • Experienced with BI and data visualization tools (e.g., Looker, Tableau) ;
    • Knowledge of methodologies Quality Assurance, and some tools and concepts (e.g., Data Governance, Data Profiling, Data Reconciliations and Data Quality measurement, CDMP certification);
    • An excellent strategical thinker with Data Quality mindset and with analytical skills.
    • Passion for the data quality discipline;
    • Fluent in English.


    • Health insurance for the whole family, flexible working environment and well-being support and tools
    • Extra days off, a sabbatical program, and days for you to give back for the community
    • Training opportunities and free access to Udemy
    • Flexible benefits program
    • FARFETCH Equity plan


    • FARFETCH is an equal opportunities employer ensuring that all applicants are treated equally and fairly throughout our recruitment process. We are determined that no applicant experiences discrimination on the basis of sex, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, disability, age, gender identity, ancestry, sexual orientation, veteran status, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. We continue to build our consciously inclusive culture as part of our Positively FARFETCH strategy throughout our business, partnerships and communities.