Data Analyst

Location: Austin/Round Rock, Texas
Date Posted: 08-30-2018
Who We Are
Established in 2005, KingsIsle is a proven MMO hit-maker bringing our unique vision to mobile games. Our award-winning game Wizard101 is currently in its 10th year, and we recently released our latest mobile game "Animal Cove" for iOS and Android. We are driven by a spirit of innovation and experimentation across genres and themes.

We attribute our success to great people and we recognize the value of every team member. We work hard and have fun, whether it’s with lunchtime gaming sessions or office outings to the movies. The working environment, friendly teammates and support for growing careers all contribute to the long tenures many people enjoy at KingsIsle.

​How You Will Contribute
  • Track in-game behaviors/metrics and provide analysis and recommendations for product changes and/or enhancements
  • Perform data analysis to support the operation and development of games
  • Understand marketing and game metrics and apply knowledge to identify analytical requirements that drive business profitability
  • Work with cross-functional teams to develop scheduled and ad hoc reports from a variety of sources for operations, marketing, and game design
  • Analyze in-game monetization to identify opportunities for improvement
  • Analyze marketing campaigns to determine efficiency and potential for optimization
Requirements
  • A Bachelor’s degree in data analytics, statistics or related field, with a heavy statistics orientation
  • 3+ years relevant work experience
  • Very strong knowledge of one or more statistical tools such as R, Stata, SAS or Minitab
  • Strong knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint and SQL (experience with MySql and Vertica syntax preferred)
  • Experience applying data mining techniques (i.e., classification, clustering, association mining, forecasting), statistics and information retrieval methods to large data sets
  • Ability to write queries, pull and manipulate data sets and perform data analysis based on large data sets
  • Experience analyzing data from a variety of sources and types, both internal and external
  • Self-starter, able to work independently with a wide degree of latitude and creativity
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Solid quantitative background
  • Proven track record in presenting complex results to users in an understandable manner
Extra Points If You Have Experience With
  • Tableau
  • Google Analytics
  • The mobile and online game industry
  • Free to play MMO games
Considerations
  • Please make sure that the durations of your education and employment on your resume are included in month/year format
  • Salary will be commensurate with experience
  • Only highly qualified candidates need apply and only candidates that meet the degree requirements will be considered
  • Applicants must be legally able to work in the U.S. for KingsIsle
 
 
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