Lead Data Analyst at Big Huge Games

Big Huge Games

Lead Data Analyst

Full-Time in Timonium, MD

Big Huge Games is looking for a Lead Data Analyst. In this position, you will be a key member of the product and analytics team, working with cross functional leads in the studio, providing the game development teams the data and insights to help us achieve continued success and ensure that we offer the best possible experience to our players.

This a full-time (40hr/week) position onsite at our studio in Timonium, MD. No permanent telecommuting or remote work options are available.

Due to the circumstances surrounding COVID19 positions may begin remote before transitioning to onsite.


Responsibilities

  • Analyze large, complex data sets representing the behavior of our games’ players
  • Develop the framework, models, tools, and processes that will enable data-driven decisions in our live service games
  • Provide recommendations based on game data to influence game economies, feature development, and product roadmaps.
  • Working with Product Management and Design, identify ways to improve the player experience and create enhanced revenue generation in the live service
  • Deliver regular and ad-hoc reports to studio management as necessary
  • Coordinate and Manage Analytics Teams across all projects that have a data presence
  • Understand timeline/roadmap of the product team(s) and how analytics folds into that roadmap
  • Assist in keeping team members appropriately tasked and understands team time constraints
  • Motivate, support and mentor other members of the Data Analytics Team and help them meet their career growth goals


Qualifications

  • BA/MSc in Computer Science, Math, Statistics, Economics, or other quantitative field; Masters desirable
  • 10+ years experience with querying large complex data sets with SQL on relational databases
  • Prior management experience including lead roles managing and mentoring an Analytics Team
  • R experience and familiarity with column store databases a plus
  • Proven track record as an analyst, preferably within gaming, mobile, web, or online economy industries
  • Experience working in large data sets
  • Experience in defining highly complex requirements, with a focus on providing actionable and understandable results
  • High level of proficiency in data visualization tools such as Tableau, Excel, or equivalent
  • Excellent organizational, communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Track record of success working in fast-paced environments with some shifting priorities
  • Demonstrated critical thinking and problem-solving capabilities both independently and with others
  • Strong self-motivation and initiative
  • Passion for problem-solving from generating insightful questions to research through presentation of results and follow on steps
  • Excellent team, motivational and interpersonal skills a must


Bonus

  • Experience with staffing and team building



This a full-time (40hr/week) position onsite at our studio in Timonium, MD. No permanent telecommuting or remote work options are available.
Due to the circumstances surrounding COVID19 positions may begin remote before transitioning to onsite.


Applicants should download DomiNations on iOS or Android and be prepared to discuss the game.