Business Analyst Co-Op

Electronic Arts - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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The optimal Associate Business Analyst Co-Op within the Business Analytics and Forecasting team will be someone who is adept at both thinking strategically about difficult business problems and conducting their own analysis to arrive at data-driven conclusions. If you have a track record of framing up big problems and driving to actionable insights, in addition to a serious passion to help EA build the best games on the planet, this role is custom built for you.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Exhibit solid business judgment, logic, analytics, data collection and data mining skills to identify, prioritize, frame and solve complex business issues Work closely with teams across EA to drive to actionable insights that help produce best-in-class games and a delighted gamer base Be extremely organized so that you can manage multiple, high visibility projects at the same time in an intense, hyper-fast-paced, and results-oriented environment Have the ability to extract and analyze very large sets of data using a variety of tools

QUALIFICATIONS:
Pursuing degree in analytics, statistics, engineering, science, business or relevant field A strong ability to understand the “big picture" quickly, identify key issues, frame complex problems and drive subsequent analysis to arrive at a well-structured answer Above average interpersonal, communication and presentation skills A true passion for understanding the gamer and his/her behaviors and tastes A high tolerance for data ambiguity Proficient in analyzing large, complex, multi-dimensional data sets with Excel (e.g. expert knowledge of pivot tables, advanced functions, modeling, etc.) Knowledge of SQL Knowledge of Python, R or other analytics tools a strong plus Knowledge of statistics (e.g. multivariate regression, predictive modeling) a strong plus