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October 4, 2021
Double Loop Games is looking for a Senior Data Analyst to analyze & interpret player behavior for a new, original mobile game.
WHO WE ARE
We are a well-funded mobile game start-up focused on making delightful, relaxing experiences for the biggest audience in games: people who don’t think of themselves as gamers.
We're building an environment that's transparent, respectful, and family-friendly. Our current team is in California and Oregon, but we're happy to work with people remotely anywhere in the Americas. Diverse candidates encouraged. Kindness expected.
WHO DO WE WANT
Double Loop Games is looking for an experienced Senior Data Analyst to help us understand and react to player experience. The ideal candidate is very familiar with the live operation of a F2P mobile game at scale. This Data Analyst will work closely with product management, design, engineering, and marketing on a variety of areas from level balancing to user acquisition campaign optimization. They should showcase a track record of high quality work and enthusiasm for their craft, and be experienced using common analysis practices & technologies.
Gather requirements from product management, design, and other stakeholders to track KPIs of interest
Build charts & dashboards to visualize KPIs in an easily digestible format
Collaborate with client and backend engineers to record & report metrics
Work with engineering to incorporate third-party information from app stores, marketing/attribution data, and ad networks
Measure operational success & work with the product manager to identify opportunities for improvement including player economies, sales, and storefront engagement
Conduct rigorous A/B testing of features and communicate outcomes clearly to a broad audience
Identify player segments that can be used for gameplay experiments and marketing
Support the rollout of new game versions while comparing & contrasting KPIs
Work with engineering and leadership to ensure that governmental compliance requirements are satisfied for data retention & deletion (i.e. GDPR)
3+ years in a similar role in games
Ability to craft effective & efficient SQL
Familiarity with doing analysis on large data sets
Expertise with data visualization tools like Tableau
Comfortable using Excel or Google Sheet formulas as needed
Ability to iterate quickly
Extreme attention to detail
Excellent communication and planning skills
Conscientious and self-motivated
A degree or equivalent experience in computer science, mathematics, statistics, economics, or similar
Familiarity with ETL architecture used for client- and server-based recording
Interest or experience with AI or machine learning
Familiarity with BigQuery, Redshift, or Synapse
Experience with git or similar version control systems
Experience managing and mentoring other data scientists or analysts
A love of relaxing, delightful gameplay, and beautiful worlds filled with both outdoor spaces and intimate village life
A strong desire to step outside of your comfort zone and learn new things
WHAT ARE WE OFFERING?
Full-time role with benefits
Interesting, highly original work in a small, supportive and well-funded start-up led by two women who are industry veterans
Flexible working arrangements. Work from home wherever you may be as long as you have a reasonable number of overlapping hours with the pacific time zone (+/- 3 hours for this role) and fast, reliable internet connection