Data Analyst

Flowmotion Entertainment - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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At Flowmotion Entertainment, we are passionate about making great games and getting them the audience they deserve. We are a game developer and publisher of female-focused casual mobile games, and have brought fun to over 40 million people around the world. We are headquartered in Canada with an international all-star team that spans the globe. Having fun while making a difference in the world is core to who we are, and the revenue from our games have also helped Backpack Buddies, a Canadian charity, provide more than 45,000 meals to children in need.

We partner with top developers around the world to ensure their games attract the audience they deserve and are imagined for sustainable, long-term, profitable growth. We’ve experienced remarkable growth over the past few years, and we’re just getting started!

The Opportunity

Flowmotion is looking for a rockstar Data Analyst, who loves data and mobile games. We collect a ton of information from our games and there’s always huge opportunities for the right person to dig and find gold, making a big difference for our players and for the business. The ideal candidate should be skilled in all aspects of data analytics, including mining, generation, and visualization. Additionally, you should be committed to transforming data into readable, goal-driven reports for continued innovation and growth.

What you will be doing:
Develop, implement, and maintain leading-edge analytic systems, taking complicated problems and building simple frameworks
Work closely with game designers and product managers to understand their analytical needs, including identifying critical metrics and KPIs, and deliver actionable insights to relevant decision-makers
Create best-practice reports based on data mining, analysis, and visualization
Evaluate internal systems for efficiency, problems, and inaccuracies, developing and maintaining protocols for handling, processing, and cleaning data
Proactively analyze data to answer key questions or out of self-initiated curiosity with an eye for what drives game and business performance
Create and maintain rich interactive visualizations through data interpretation and analysis integrating various reporting components from multiple data sources
Define and implement data acquisition and integration logic, selecting appropriate combination of methods and tools within defined technology stack to ensure optimal scalability and performance of the solution
Develop and maintain databases by acquiring data from primary and secondary sources, and build scripts that will make our data evaluation process more flexible or scalable across data sets
Evaluating and providing required event tracking improvements and additions to existing and new games to ensure the right data is collected

What you need:
Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Economics, Statistics or equivalent
2+ years experience mining data as a data analyst
A passion for free-to-play (F2P) mobile games
Strong SQL or Excel skills with the ability to learn other analytic tools. Bonus for experience with Google Cloud Platform and BigQuery.
Proven analytic skills, including mining, evaluation, analysis, and visualization
Technical writing experience in relevant areas, including queries, reports, and presentations
Prior experience with database and model design and segmentation techniques
Strong programming experience with frameworks including XML, Javascript, and ETL
A balance of discipline and flexibility to succeed in a remote work environment and have worked on a team of remote members before.
Great communication skills, fluent in English, both written and verbal
A growth mindset, and commitment to achieving that ‘next level’ in everything you do.

How success will be measured:
Improved key game metrics (retention, monetization, etc.) and marketing metrics (conversions, downloads, etc)
Team harmony through clear communication and leadership
Frequent experiments with clear progress and reported insights/learnings

How we care for our team:
Training & Development - attend conferences and continue your path of development
Discretionary Bonus Program
Flexible Work Schedule, getting to work from home alongside a global team of passionate people living all over the planet

To apply, at minimum send your cover letter and resume to hiring@flowmotionentertainment.com with the word “passion” in the subject line. Even better yet, we’d suggest doing something to really get noticed that will be different than 99% of the applicants who will just send an email hoping to get an interview...