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Job Title:   Data Analyst
Category:   Database Administrator (DBA)
Total Positions:   1
Job Location:   Islamabad
Gender:   No Preference
Minimum Education:   Bachelors
Career Level:   Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:   Less than 1 Year
Apply By:   Oct 16, 2020
Job Description:

Who Are We? 

Orenda is a company with the mission of providing an incredibly exciting, visually appealing and meaningful education to every child across Pakistan, rich or poor, urban or rural.  The Taleemabad Learning Series is one of the main ways through which we achieve this goal. Watch a sample here. Read details about our approach to building children’s media.

Our Accomplishments

  • We have reached 150,000 children in three years of operations. 

  • Now, in the span of 3 months, we’ve been broadcast on multiple channels (including PTV), reaching a cumulative 50 million + children. 

  • The Taleemabad Learning App - where the series is housed along with tests/assessments has reached over 300,000 learners and is expected to reach more than one million by December 2020.

  • In the past, our work has gotten us recognition from the Queen of England, a feature in the New York Times and Forbes magazine. We’re going places in the next few years, and we want you to join us on the journey.

Why Orenda?

  • Orenda is an exciting and diverse place to work, earnestly built by an enthusiastic, future-oriented, and zealous bunch of people. 

  • We offer a close-knit, amicable and a high-recognition culture where our people are a valued member of the organization and a key contributor to the society, owing to the meaningful work they do. 

  • Truly believing our employees to be our biggest asset, we empower everyone at any level to initiate and bring about real advances in transforming the education sector of Pakistan.

Job Purpose

The role will be responsible for analyzing the usage patterns of over 150,000 registered users on the Taleemabad Learning App.

If you get hired as a data analyst at Orenda, you will play a pivotal role in the workings of the business. You will be analyzing and interpreting the reasons for changes in user counts, engagement levels, identifying the most popular app features, and helping the business identify which features should be discarded. Essentially, through being the eyes and ears of the organization, you will enable us to improve our product, and ultimately change how learning works for millions of children across the globe.

The Ideal Candidate 

We’re looking for someone who is young, passionate, hungry and talented, who can step into these shoes and shoulder the responsibility that they bring.

A Typical Day at Work

  • Interpret data and analyze results using statistical techniques

  • Provide ongoing reports to the rest of the team

  • Present own hypotheses and test it using the data available,

  • May be given assumptions/hypotheses by team members which will need to be checked against the data to reach a conclusion


BS in Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics are preferred


Minimum 6 months

Knowledge & Skills

  • Sound knowledge of and experience with reporting packages (Business Objects etc), databases (SQL etc), programming (XML, Javascript, or ETL frameworks),

  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc),

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy

  • Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings

Reports to

Chief Technology Officer


This job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. Please apply for this job as soon as you can, if interested.

The shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 8 working days of closure of position.


Company Information
Company Name:  Orenda Project
Company Description:
Orenda is a social startup working on improving the standard of education in the country. We're a team of young, dedicated professionals, tackling Pakistan's biggest educational crisis to date. Our goal is to rekindle a culture of curiosity, to make education so interesting that students are pulled to school, as opposed to coming due to a compulsion. Once we achieve that, we aim for a holistic, nourishing education, that truly prepares students to tackle the ever changing, unpredictable life in the 21st century.

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