Game Hive Corporation Job Board

Data Scientist
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Introduction

We are looking for a Data Scientist who can see into data like no other. You’re passionate about data and can find insights that others would often overlook.

Position

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Lead in the build and execution of the vision that is data science at Game Hive
  • Drive innovation by building predictive models, tools and processes that support production goals of user acquisition and player retention
  • Analyze large data sets to identify player behavior trends using statistical, quantitative and machine learning techniques
  • Build end-user lifetime value (LTV) projections and new data models for user acquisition strategy and games’ growth projections
  • Define KPIs and build comprehensive dashboards and reports on chosen platforms (e.g. Tableau)
  • Devise, conduct and analyze A/B tests to directly and indirectly drive KPI improvements
  • Manage and own user data and act as a subject matter expert on relevant KPIs
  • Serve as a lead in communicating and presenting data findings & insights, related strategic recommendations and status of game tool systems development to key stakeholders
  • Continuously learning new technologies that advance analytic function and initiatives at Game Hive

Required Skills

Max Level Skills (Requirements)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Math, Statistics, Economics, or other quantitative field
  • 4+ years of work experience in data science, analytics or related quantitative roles
  • 1+ year of work experience in data science/analytics in the game industry
  • Proven experience using tools like Tableau, SQL, Mode, Spark...etc. for creating dashboards, reports, and visualizations
  • Proficiency in (statistical) programming languages  like R, Python...etc.
  • Demonstrated expertise with SQL (or other related database technologies)
  • Good understanding of A/B testing methodologies
  • Experience with BigQuery
  • Experience in social or mobile game development
  • Ability to transform and analyze complex data from varying sources and produce ad-hoc reports
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and to meet changing deadlines on multiple projects simultaneously

Company

Game Hive is building a new generation of casual mobile games. A people-and-fun-oriented studio, we are dedicated to creating games that tap into the interests of anyone and everyone! At Game Hive, we look towards innovation, invention and all-around epic-ness in not only our games, but also the people behind them. This is an opportunity to join a rapidly growing company, alongside a veteran team, working on some of the most popular titles in the mobile space.

Perks

  • Continuously build games that you make serious impact in!
  • Competitive salary and bonus structure 
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits package 
  • A learning fund for your professional development 
  • A fun, collaborative, feedback-focused, no-BS environment
  • Regular paid team lunches, events, and other fun outings
  • Great central office location with all the snacks and drinks you can consume

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