Senior Games Analyst

Recruiter
Codemasters Group Holdings Limited
Location
Southam
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Aug 2017
Closes
25 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Over the past 30 years at Codemasters, we have consistently developed innovative and successful award-winning racing games. Our Southam racing studio has a rich and unrivalled heritage of multiple award-winning racing games such as the GRID and DiRT franchises, and these titles embody our cornerstones of passion, quality, continuous innovation, and an all-encompassing ambition to be the world leader in what we do.

Working in a passionate close-knit team that ensures your voice doesn't get lost in the crowd, you will deliver 'AAA' racing games within a studio that will value and recognise your contributions.

Join our talented and experienced team now to re-invent and shape Codemasters' most ambitious racing title ever, from its inception to a genre-defining experience. Our mission is to be the world's number one racing games developer - so if you share our ambition, please join us for the road ahead.

We are looking for a Senior Game Analyst to Work closely with key stakeholders to identify and prioritize business and information needs to track and report

* Direct the data capture requirements from within the game team, owning strategic insights to understand the impact of design / product decisions on game quality and health.

* Analyse game telemetry and qualitative feedback to test and monitor gameplay in order to provide insight on how game features and content are impacting the overall player experience.

* Design A/B experiments to test acquisition, engagement, and monetization strategies.

* Perform Ad Hoc analyses regularly.

* Identify and clearly articulate conclusions and recommendations drawn from data, both in person and through digital presentation.

* Design and maintain customised reports to the required needs of the audience, Executives, Production, Game developers etc.

* Work closely with the Business Intelligence and IT Operations teams to ensure underlying infrastructure is suitable for Business Intelligence reporting requirements.

* Keep abreast of current practices, techniques and tools within Business Intelligence and gaming trends to foster product improvement within the studio.

Requirements:

* 3+ years of relevant analytical and technical experience with the ability to uncover patterns of behaviour and relationships.

* 3+ years of hands-on experience in data mining & statistics, including querying large, complex data sets.

* Experience with data visualization and statistical packages.

* Ability to draw and present conclusions based on information from different sources.

* Ability to convey potentially complex messages in a simple and straightforward manner.

* An enquiring mind and self-starter attitude with the confidence to challenge the way we do things and bring innovation to our products.

* Ability to work in a fast paced environment with proven experience to manage and prioritise a changeable workload.

* Team player and self starter with the confidence and ability to work with all disciplines within the business.

* A passion for gaming.