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Data Analytics Manager

Data Analytics Manager

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Category: Data, Executive/Management
Company Description: The Most Well Known Gaming Company in the World
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Location:
Job Number: 10604

Job Description

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Our client creates the games we would want to play ourselves.

A career at our client is about being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding, large-scale projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a friendly, inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.

Our client is on the lookout for talented Manager of Analytics who possess a passion for Business Intelligence. This is a full-time permanent position based out of our client’s unique game development studio in the heart of downtown Manhattan.

WHAT WE DO

  • Our clients’ Analytics team provide insights and actionable results to a wide variety of stakeholders across the organization in support of their decision making.
  • We work together with a number of departments to design and implement data and pipelines.
  • We collaborate as a global team to develop cutting-edge data pipelines, data products, data models, reports, analyses and machine learning applications.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage the development of consumer-ready analysis to team leadership, live producers, product managers, and partner groups.
  • Assure our clients’  ongoing competitive advantage through best-in-class machine learning initiatives that have a high potential of applicability in the games industry.
  • Identify and lead analytic experiments aligned with long-term, strategic initiatives.
  • Design, develop, and deliver machine learning-enabled solutions to address critical business or game questions.
  • Conduct proactive in-depth analysis and predictive modeling to uncover hidden opportunities.
  • Partner with data analysts, data engineers, data scientists, and stakeholders to better understand requirements, find bottlenecks, and implement resolutions.
  • Act as a subject matter expert for data availability, quality, and analysis possibilities on all of our games.
  • Lead the development of frameworks, models, tools, and processes to ensure data influences decisions at all levels.
  • Lead and inspire a team of world class data scientists, providing leadership through coaching and mentorship on a regular basis.
  • Influence the Analytics roadmap.
  • Participate in the recruitment of the best in class data scientists and analysts to help grow our team.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5+ years in a data science or similar role in the marketing, finance, forensics, or technology fields required.
  • 5+ years of experience in machine learning/statistical languages and systems such as Python, Matlab, R, and SAS.
  • Extensive knowledge of machine learning techniques such as k-NN, Naive Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests, Data Mining, Clustering, and Classification.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, with a strong quantitative background.

SKILLS

  • Excellent communication skills - ability to develop and maintain good relations and integrate with people at all hierarchical levels across the organization.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to reconcile technical and business perspectives.
  • Autonomy and entrepreneurship.
  • Strong mentoring abilities.
  • Strong team spirit.
  • Passion for our client and their titles.

PLUSES

Please note that these are desirable skills and are not required to apply for the position.

  • Experience with Vertica and Hadoop, an asset.
  • Graduate degree (MBA, MSc or Master’s, PHD), an asset.
  • Game industry experience strongly desired.

Our client is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to hiring, promoting, and compensating employees based on their qualifications and demonstrated ability to perform job responsibilities.

Andiamo is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Andiamo provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Andiamo complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.
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Contact Recruiter

briana.basilone@andiamogo.com

Andiamo
17 State Street, 8th floor
New York, New York 10004

Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.

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