Data Analyst

Position Overview:

Blastworks is seeking a skilled, positive, and passionate Data Analyst to join the Business Intelligence team. The successful candidate is responsible for analyzing large datasets and presenting actionable information, utilizing both SQL and BI tools, and help internal business partners make informed business decisions. The Data Analyst works with key decision-makers on a daily basis as a data-driven advisor and partner on strategic issues.

Key Activities and Deliverables:

  • Develop analytical models that expose optimization opportunities in both marketing strategy and product design
  • Monitor and optimize our product performance on key dimensions for revenue, retention, and engagement
  • Develop on-demand, self-serve reports and interactive Tableau dashboards that help business partners surface the information they need to make informed and timely decisions
  • Plan, design, and develop new models, algorithms, and techniques for data analysis and implement them
  • Perform data discovery, collection and integration of game and player data from multiple source systems to arrive at the desired granularity to support analysis

Qualified candidates must have:

  • 3+ years of experience in building, publishing, and managing reports/dashboards on Tableau
  • Data visualization related database development experience with relational and nonrelational database systems (Must be advanced in SQL)
  • Proficiency at Microsoft Excel: writing formulas, pivot tables, data manipulation, graph generation
  • 2+ years experience in integrating data visualization tools successfully within a Big Data ecosystem
  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical, research and data visualization software skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Informatics or related field

Preferred Candidates will have:

  • Hands on experience with SQL/Hive/Spark, data mining
  • Experience in mobile or social analytics is preferred
  • Hands on experience with statistical tools like: R, Python, Tableau
  • Experience presenting ideas and nurturing data driven decision-making with product leadership

Victoria, BC studio is located at 808 Douglas Street, 2nd Floor, Victoria, BC, V8W2B6, Canada. Please apply by email below with your resume. No phone calls please.