Web Analytics Engineer with experience in Data Engineering

Full-time | Employee or Contractor

Montpellier, FR / Remote

For this specific mission, experience and profile are going to be key. Please make sure you match the criteria before applying. Freelancers are welcome.

For this position, we are looking for someone who is 80% Web Analytics Engineer, and 20% Data Engineer.


The Web Analytics Engineer will be working with our clients to collect behavioural data from different types of sites and applications.

If you are this person, you will be mainly focusing on delivery activities, though you will also participate in a variety of activities ranging from:

Daily, 80% of the time:

    • Auditing web and app analytics framework; including data layer, tag management systems and reporting capabilities
  • Writing requirements and tagging plans in collaboration with the client
  • Setting up implementation strategies
  • Following implementation on websites, making sure it fits the initial requirements
  • Delivering matching Google Marketing Platform configuration
  • End-to-end quality insurance, deployment
  • Supporting our customers with the implementation and stand for it
  • Bring the perspective of the engineer during data analysis
On occasion, 20% of the time:
  • Analyze and organize raw data
  • Build data systems and pipelines
  • Combine raw information from different sources
  • Explore ways to enhance data quality and reliability
  • Identify opportunities for data acquisition
  • Collaborate with data scientists and architects on several projects

You will be in touch with a variety of teams including (but not limited to):

  • Client Web Analytics team
  • Client Data team
  • Client IT departments
  • Client Product owners
  • Client Leadership team
  • Internal Delivery team
  • Internal Leadership team
  • Development teams


The business structures that our clients manage are always specific, complex, and heterogeneous in maturity. It is important you are:

  • Independent, proactive, analytical and open-minded
  • Able to foresee the impact of your actions in the long-term
  • Able to patiently explain technical issues to people who are not experts
  • At least 3 years of professional experience (meaning outside of internships or similar)
  • We are open to freelancers
  • Critical mind
  • Team player


The company is based in Montpellier, France. However, we all work remotely. If this is the type of job you are looking for, the time difference must be less than 3 hours with France time (plus or minus). If you prefer to come work at this office, this is also possible but you will have to relocate to Montpellier.

Required skills

Communication will be in English. The core of our offer is based on Google Marketing Platform. It is crucial to us that you can show:

  • Google Analytics Individual Qualification (IQ)
  • Proven experience with Google Tag Manager and datalayers, and Google Analytics. More than a use case we will look at the understanding of the concepts of each tool, and how you are able to use them to create deployability and maintainability.
  • Strong appetite for challenging environments
  • Proficiency in or strong curiosity non web data ingestion pipelines
  • Some experience in dashboarding and data presentation

Optional skills

  • Other tag management systems (Tealium, Adobe)
  • Experience in Data Engineering outside of the Web Analytics sphere
  • Other analytics tools (Tableau, Adobe Analytics, Power BI)
  • Google Cloud certification
  • Google Data Studio
  • Google Optimize

What is most important to us

  • Proficiency in and passion for web analytics and data in general
  • Willingness to participate in an entrepreneurial journey


We are currently based in France, so the contract is based on French law. It includes: private health care, 5 paid weeks of holidays, paid sick leaves, pre-paid lunches, bonuses and other rewards.

Working remotely is an option, or you can work from SouthWatts offices in France if you prefer.

We will actively support your development, and it matters to us that you spend time with your peers. Attending conferences and meetings will be encouraged and supported.

You will be working in an environment that confronts you to a wide variety of issues, technologies. Your creativity and ability to find solutions will be stimulated.


35-42 k. euro, depending on skills and experience.

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