Data Analyst

The Company

EarthSense was formed with the sole aim of enabling the world to understand and solve its air quality issues. We intend to help by providing the most detailed global air quality information, showing real-time exposure and actionable future forecasting that enables decisions and mitigation, for the betterment of human health.


Air quality is a fast-growing area of operation and EarthSense has helped the likes of BBC and ITV promote the dangers of breathing poor air, along with all of our blue-chip, global clients who are taking positive steps to reduce air pollution.

Providing a number of data, software and hardware services, our dynamic team has unparalleled air quality expertise in sensor design, pollution modelling and analysis and we use this to provide advice and support to government and industry globally.

As an outcome of our fast growth, we are looking to recruit a number of highly capable and ambitious individuals, who will enable the next stage of our business evolution, establishing key positions in our exciting company.

 We are looking for a pragmatic problem solver to join the service quality group. The main purpose of the Data Analyst role is to support in keeping the integrity of the data services offered by EarthSense, as well as supporting the development of new products and services. This will involve providing analysis services across the company including data visualisation, statistical summaries and updating parts of our databases. We’re looking for self-starting, analytically focused individual to support our efforts to be leaders in intelligently gathering, analysing and supplying air quality data to local governments and companies of various sizes around the world.  

Job Details

Job Title: Data Analyst

Post details: Full Time
Salary: £22,500 - £30,000 p.a. (dependent on experience).

Location: Dock, Leicester LE4 5NU, UK. Currently remote based due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Start date: Immediate 
Job Reference: ES_DA_0920

Key Responsibilities

  • Monitor and feedback on KPIs relating to data services to the Lead Data Scientist 

  • Data input into our databases 

  • Creating and developing reports 

  • Work towards automating workflows 

  • Producing ad-hoc statistical summaries and data visualisations 

  • Communicate findings to colleagues and clients 

Key Skills, Experience and Qualifications Sought:


  • Good knowledge of R 

  • Experience applying advanced analytical and statistical methods to real world problems 

  • Excellent proficiency in Microsoft Office 

  • Experience of working in a collaborative teamwork environment 


  • MySQL 

  • Experience with Git for version control 

  • Experience in producing statistical models 

  • Basic understanding of atmospheric chemistry 

Soft Skills Sought

  • Strong analytical skills 

  • Driven and self-motivated 

  • Pragmatic and creative thinker 

  • Comfortable in fast paced start-up environment 

  • Comfortable helping with any tasks 

  • Strong personal integrity 

  • Good cultural fit within the team and personable 


​Application is by CV and covering letter, applications with no CV will be disregarded. Please email a CV and covering letter to: stating the job reference.

Applicants MUST already be eligible to work in the UK.

Interview Process

Short-listed candidates will be invited to interview over a video conference to comply with current COVID-19 social-distancing procedures.

The interview will include a requirement to demonstrate previous experience at an appropriate level.

EarthSense is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the safety and well-being of all.




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