Junior Business Intelligence Analyst

Business Intelligence Austin, Texas


Description

About PLAYSTUDIOS

PLAYSTUDIOS is the developer and operator of award-winning free-to-play casual games for mobile and social platforms. The company’s collection of original and published titles is powered by its groundbreaking playAWARDS loyalty marketing platform, which enables players to earn real-world rewards from a portfolio of global entertainment, retail, technology, travel, leisure, and gaming brands across 17 countries and four continents. Founded by a team of veteran gaming, hospitality, and technology entrepreneurs, PLAYSTUDIOS brings together beautifully designed mobile gaming content with an innovative loyalty platform in order to provide its players with an unequaled entertainment experience and its partners with actionable business insights. To learn more about PLAYSTUDIOS, visit playstudios.com

PLAYSTUDIOS is enthusiastically seeking a Junior Business Intelligence Analyst to join the myKONAMI Slots team in Austin.

Does the idea of analyzing millions of records, forming insights, and guiding strategic direction for an entire app interest you? Are you a data ninja that can flawlessly write queries, aggregate data to any granularity, and go any length for a game-changing analysis?

If so, look no further. In this role, you will be querying complex data sets, automating processes, monitoring A/B testing, and answering questions through ad hoc analysis. You will be a guiding voice among product managers, data engineers, and live ops managers to optimize the product. The data, insights, and conclusions you provide will be at the intersection of all strategic decision-making.

If this description resonates with you, apply now. Our team is eager to succeed, collaborate, and learn together as we reach new milestones in the mobile games industry. 

About myKONAMI Slots

myKONAMI Slots puts the hottest, real-world casino games in the palm of your hand, letting you enjoy the most authentic slot machine action, any time, any place. myKONAMI Slots features robust live operations, game content, jackpots, and tournaments. We are a dynamic team working together in Austin, TX to deliver the best player experience.

Responsibilities

 General

  • Work alongside the BI team on monitoring the health of the app and determining areas of opportunity
  • Help drive the strategic direction and implementation of our suite of self-service dashboards
  • Ensure data is accurate and comprehensive- be a data quality champion for myKONAMI
  • Take pride in the quality of your work output. Your code, analyses, and documentation all reflect that of someone who is extremely detail-oriented
  • Own the outcome and success of our live event team’s performance. Partner closely with product managers, app designers, and other teams across the studio to identify the most impactful business problems through data-driven intelligence
  • Translate problems into structured analyses or data products that directly drive actionable insights that maximize value
  • Be an advocate for data-enabled decision making and analysis based strategy

Reporting and analysis

  • Update weekly and bi-weekly presentations with performance metrics and recommendations with Product Managers
  • Create presentations for and present to internal as     well as executives
  • Conduct ad hoc analysis as needed
  • Develop and manage all self-service dashboards for the app
  • Instrument in-game actions by working in tandem with Engineering and Data Platform teams, enabling us to track, measure, and evaluate the performance of new features and game content 

Required

 Bachelor's degree in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Computer science or other quantitative disciplines

  • 1+ years work experience analyzing large datasets in analytics or product-centric role
  • Advanced to expert SQL skills
  • Excel, Powerpoint, and data visualization skills
  • Prior experience presenting to decision-makers
  • Experience working in both structured and unstructured data
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a capacity for translating product and business needs into technical specifications
  • Strong presentation skills (google slides, ppt) and experience representing
  • internally, externally, and to executives
  • Ability to work with global cross-functional teams
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to go with your technical expertise. Data storytelling is mandatory.
  • A team player that is results-focused and intellectually curious. You bring a "can-do" attitude and are looking to deliver on initiatives in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Familiar with and passionate about analyzing user behavior on consumer mobile applications

Preferred

  • Deep understanding of mobile free-to-play games
  • Ability to build rich and complex data sets for analysis or tool building
  • Tableau or Power BI experience
  • Experience driving product direction through data and analysis

Benefits and Perks 

  • 100% health benefit coverage for you and your dependents! 
  • Performance-based bonuses. 
  • 401K plan and stock options. 
  • Flexible vacation policy. 
  • Great downtown Austin location with extensive nearby dining options and vibrant nightlife.
  • Employee-driven entertainment, happy hours, and team-building events. 
  • Snacks and drinks are available in the kitchen. 
  • Casual work environment. 
  • An open, collaborative workspace. 
  • *** During COVID 19 we are currently working from home

PLAYSTUDIOS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will be considered regardless of their sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and related medical conditions), race, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, military or veteran status, or other protected category under the law.