Data Analyst - Gaming

Santa Monica, California | Permanent | Job ID #48729 |
Posted Last Month

Super cool gaming company on the Westside is seeking an experienced DATA ANALYST. This role will be instrumental in determining how the company will move forward with the creation and execution of their game's design, community and publishing needs. The focus of the role is to dig deep into tons of data and make sense of it so that the game designers and the studio can create amazing work.


  • Evaluate huge data sets to extract meaningful insights.
  • Create clear dashboards and reports by pulling data from different sources and presenting them to the team in an easily digestible format.
  • Empathize with the end user, understanding what all this data means in the context of the player experience.
  • Partner with production, marketing and development teams to provide key user insights and help drive the team’s decision-making.
  • Ensure data collection is optimized to provide clear visibility into the impact and value of new initiatives and version releases.
  • Be curious, form hypothesis, and work alongside the whole team to create an emotionally powerful experience.


  • Excellent SQL skills and experience querying large databases are a must.
  • Fluency in a scripting language such as Python or PHP.
  • Ability to tell stories with data, motivating others to act on them.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Obsessive attention to detail and exceptional organizational skills.
  • Outstanding communication skills with both technical and non-technical colleagues.
  • Passion for making exceptional products that are a positive influence on their player's lives.

Does this sound like you? Apply today! 



  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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