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Data Analyst

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Development
Salary £Negotiable DOE
Location UK - Scotland
Reference 8433_JP2074DA

My client creates mobile games based upon both their own concepts and for a wide variety of big-name clients on world famous content. Their team comprises a healthy balance of youth and experience, each team member being talented, bright, and self-motivated and each contributes to an open, honest and rewarding work environment.

Overview of the job:

They are seeking a highly motivated and capable data analyst who will contribute to the creation and service of successful free to play games. The ideal candidate will understand that creating great gaming experiences, that engage players and monetize well, requires great game design and the identification of player need.

As data analyst, you will help them understand user behaviour by drawing upon your existing information discovery skills combined with the substantial data already gathered in their systems. You will also have significant input into the future structure of the systems used for data gathering and tracking.

Job responsibilities:

. Retrieve and analyze data from server logs, A/B testing, instrumented products, etc.
. Model user behaviour based upon previous findings and the most relevant available data.
. Meaningfully contribute to the evolution of tools for tracking and understanding user behaviour.
. Interface with key internal and external clients and project stakeholders to ensure available data is applied for best use.

Requirements for the job:

. Advanced statistical training and practical experience modelling behaviour from data. A thorough understanding of the associated strengths and weaknesses of different statistical analysis approaches.
. A working knowledge of SQL and scripting/programming languages to enable data retrieval and analysis.
. Excellent data reporting and presentation skills.
. Motivated self-starter.
. Able to prioritize and deliver at high speed.
. Strong project management skills.
. Preference for those with prior analytical experience with games, or other interactive media.

More details are available by contacting Jake Perkins at Aardvark Swift via email: jake@aswift.com