An exciting opportunity to join the UK’s fastest growing and most loved recipe box company.

Job Role

Data Engineer / Analyst

Salary Band

Competitive depending on experience (up to £55K)


Food & Beverage

Job Level

Engineer / Analyst
Permanent employee, Full-time


An exciting opportunity to join the UK’s fastest growing and most loved recipe box company. Since starting in 2015 Mindful Chef has gone on to deliver over 5 million meals across the UK. The business has shot to the top of Trustpilot’s rankings making it officially the UK’s #1 rated recipe box and has the backing of big investors including Nestle. This is a rare opportunity to join this close-knit team with big ambitions.

A proud B Corp we focus on using business as a force for good, balancing people and planet with profit. We are looking for a Data Engineer / Analyst to join our engineering team. You will be happy working in a fast paced environment, have excellent attention to detail and strong communication skills.

If you would like to join one of the UK’s fastest growing startups and make a positive impact on people’s lives, we would love to hear from you.


●       At least 2 years professional experience in data engineering or data analysis
●       Advanced SQL knowledge – you know when to use window functions and when not to use views
●       Experience modelling business KPIs from raw data sources (e.g. conversion rates, CAC:LTV ratio)
●       Familiarity with dbt, Metabase and any of Pieplinewise/Meltano/ is a huge plus
●       Familiarity with using source control (e.g. git)
●       Good communication skills, ability to discuss data issues with ease
●       Curiosity and eagerness to learn
●       Pragmatism, a strong will to get things done while working both independently and as a team


●       Build, improve and maintain our data models
●       Maintain our ETL data pipelines and data warehouse
●       Build reports and dashboards for business teams to use for regular reporting processes


Amazing benefits

  • Competitive salary depending on experience (up to 55K) 
  • 50% discount on Mindful Chef boxes delivered to your home + 20% discount for friends and family 
  • 25 days’ holidays + 8 bank holidays per year 
  • Professional development £500 budget available for all employees 
  • Flexible working from home policy 
  • After 12 months’ service, every team member becomes a shareholder in the business 
  • Mindful Chef currently provides all employees with a Macbook, a repeater screen, a standing desk and an office chair. We are investing £500k in a new office opening April 2021 with lots of meeting rooms, collaboration spaces, 8 cooking stations, more toilets, showers and a gym.

Mindful Chef started in the summer of 2015 with one mission – to make healthy eating easy. We realised that the easiest way to help people make healthier choices was to deliver them all the ingredients they need to cook a delicious, healthy meal together with a recipe card and we’re delighted that you’re thinking of joining our team.

We’re a young company and a growing team, so there is a fantastic opportunity to learn, enjoy yourself and progress your career here. Every one of the team is a vital part to the success of Mindful Chef and we’d love for you to join.

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