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Career Opportunities at Dealroom

Written on December 13, 2017 by Yoram Wijngaarde

About Dealroom

Dealroom is Europe’s leading database for startups, technology and venture capital. We track technology companies worldwide, using a combination of user-generated data, machine learning, and manual curation. Our mission is to enable better and faster investment decisions by providing actionable insights and decision-support tools. Our clients are venture capital & private equity funds, investment banks, consultants and corporate executives.

Career opportunities

Dealroom is growing fast. We have a number of career opportunities across multiple disciplines, based in Amsterdam:

  1. Developer (Frontend and/or Backend)
    We are looking for frontend (JS React) and/or backend (PHP) developers to join the existing development team. You and the rest of the product team will be jointly responsible for delivering a top-quality SaaS product and UX to our clients (investment professionals, corporate executives and founders).
  2. Sales & Marketing Roles
    We are looking for highly driven individuals in both Sales and Marketing. As Business Development Manager, your task is to identify potential clients, engage with them to understand their needs and help them bring their data to the next level. As Marketing Manager, your role is to engage with existing and potential new end-users through on/offline channels. You will also be responsible for establishing partnerships with local ecosystems.
  3. Junior Research Analyst
    As a research analyst, you are responsible providing for turning data into insights, and help our clients understand how technology is shaping their future. We are not looking for experts per se, but rather for analytical and curious minds.
  4. Research Intern
    Throughout the year we offer internship positions for students from all educational backgrounds. You will work directly with Dealroom’s CEO and the rest of the team. Learn everything about the world of technology, startups, and venture capital.

Junior Research Analyst

Written on February 27, 2017 by Yoram Wijngaarde

About Dealroom

Dealroom is Europe’s leading database for startups, technology and venture capital. We provide actionable insights and decision-support tools to venture capital & private equity funds, investment banks, consultants and corporate executives.

We track over 500,000 technology companies worldwide, using a combination of user-generated data, machine learning, and manual curation. Our mission is to enable better and faster investment decisions in the venture capital market.

Responsibilities

As a research analyst, you are responsible for producing high-quality in-depth reports on tech companies, sectors, countries and VC investments, with a global scope, and focus on Europe. This includes:

– Weekly and monthly output of high quality reports (both on-demand bespoke research and public reports)
– Follow the news on “all things tech” (new startups, funding rounds, exits, trends)
– Quality control and content curation of the Dealroom.co database
– Engaging with our customers (investors, corporates, angel investors)
– Interviewing investors, founders, governments, consultants
– Analyzing data, identifying trends, and helping create reports

To support you in your role, you will have access to internal tools such as automated feeds and machine learning algorithms. You will also be working closely with our product developers.

Qualities we are looking for
– Must have: oustanding Excel and Powerpoint skills, entrepreneurial & resourceful attitude, passion for technology, startups and venture capital, attention to detail
– Looking for: a recent academic background
– Language skills: Dutch and/or English

About Dealroom.co

To learn more about Dealroom.co, we encourage you to check the rest of this blog, our team page and about page, and the Dealroom Data platform itself. 

Internship Opportunities

Written on February 27, 2017 by Yoram Wijngaarde

About Dealroom

Dealroom is Europe’s leading database for startups, technology and venture capital. We provide actionable insights and decision-support tools to venture capital & private equity funds, investment banks, consultants and corporate executives.

We track over 500,000 technology companies worldwide, using a combination of user-generated data, machine learning, and manual curation. Our mission is to enable better and faster investment decisions in the venture capital market.

Throughout the year, Dealroom offers internship positions for students from all educational backgrounds, to join our team as internship analyst in our Amsterdam office working directly with Dealroom’s CEO and the rest of the team. An internship in our office is a learning experience which will provide you with a 360-degree view on how technology is shaping our future.

Your Responsibilities
– Follow the news on “all things tech” (new startups, funding rounds, exits, trends)
– Quality control and content curation of the Dealroom.co database
– Engaging with our customers (investors, founders, governments, journalists, consultants)
– Analyzing data, identifying trends, and helping create reports

What a day in the office might look like
You might start the day by checking up on the last round of investment of leading tech companies and identifying new promising startups around the world. By researching into emerging spaces across geographies, you’ll stay updated on the latest trends in technology, and be immersed in the entrepreneurial ecosystem. During the day, customers will request specific data. Also, we will assign you with a project to work on during less busy times.

Qualities we are looking for
– Must have: Excel skills, entrepreneurial & resourceful attitude, passion for technology, startups and venture capital, attention to detail
– Looking for: a recent academic background
– Language skills: Dutch and/or English

Qualifications
– You need to be a student. So in order to participate in the internship we need a copy of your student card and the name of your contact person at the university
– Minimum length for the internship of 2 months and a maximum length of 6 months
– In order to do the internship, you need to be EU citizen or you already need to have a Dutch working permit
– We need a signed document on the paper of your school in which the school declares the start and end date of your internship

To support you in your role, you will have access to various internal tools. You will also be working closely with our entire team.

Location: Preferably in our Amsterdam office, but can be flexible

Want to learn more?
Contact [email protected]

About Dealroom.co

To learn more about Dealroom.co, we encourage you to check the rest of this blog, our team page and about page, and the Dealroom Data platform itself. 

Frontend and Backend Developers

Written on February 1, 2017 by Yoram Wijngaarde

About Dealroom

Dealroom is Europe’s leading database for startups, technology and venture capital. We provide actionable insights and decision-support tools to venture capital & private equity funds, investment banks, consultants and corporate executives.

We track over 500,000 technology companies worldwide, using a combination of user-generated data, machine learning, and manual curation. Our mission is to enable better and faster investment decisions in the venture capital market.

We are looking for one frontend and one backend developer to join the existing development team, or someone who is an export at doing both.

Responsibilities:

As Lead Frontend Developer, you will be working closely with the CEO, the product team and the marketing lead to create a world-class professional SaaS product.

  • Delivering a high-quality and highly engaging SaaS product with top-notch UX to our clients
  • Continuous improvement of existing frontend (React.js) in bi-weekly sprints
  • Interfacing frontend with backend via REST API
  • Collecting, analysing and interpreting user engagement statistics and translate them into a product roadmap

Frontend stack:

  • React.js
  • HTML5
  • Rest JSON API
  • Collecting and interpreting user analytics (Google Analytics, Segment, etc)
  • Basic knowledge of SEO best practices required

Backend stack:

  • PHP / MySQL
  • Elastic search
  • Rest JSON API

Other qualities we are looking for:

  • Attention to detail and an obsessive eye for UX; pro-actively looking for simplification and improvement
  • An interest in our business: startups, venture capital and ecosystems
  • Ability to manage your own work and communicate with the team
  • English language skills
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set

Reasons to work at Dealroom:

  • Join early in a fast growing company with strong traction in an exciting market
  • You will become a vital part in taking the company to the next level, together with a highly motivated small team
  • World-class clients: venture capital firms, top management consultants, banks
  • Building long-term tangible value: identifying and mapping startups and new technologies around the world
  • Exciting technology stack: combining SaaS, big data, machine learning, user-generated content, data visualisation
  • Office located in the heart of Amsterdam (see photo)

Location:

  • Amsterdam office, working remotely is not an option

Are you ready to take up this challenge?

To learn more, please send an email to [email protected] with your CV. We look forward to get in touch!

About Dealroom.co

To learn more about Dealroom.co, we encourage you to check the rest of this blog, our team page and about page, and the Dealroom Data platform itself.