SENIOR GAMES ANALYST

ABOUT US

PlayStack was founded on the belief that even the greatest developers need support in order to create their best work. Supported by its subsidiaries PlayFund and PlayIgnite, PlayStack offers support in three key ways; investment and development funding, market leading publishing expertise, and UA capital to build player communities and enable games to rise up the charts.

PlayStack is comprised of a team of 25 in our London office with seven more working on our bespoke technologies in Krakow, Poland. Since founding the company in 2016 we have published one VR and two mobile titles with 10 more games due this year and many more in the pipeline spanning every platform and genre. We want PlayStack to be a disruptive force in the industry and are looking for new members of our high performing team.

 

THE ROLE

We depend on deep player insights and therefore will require you to:

  • Liaise and plan with the Product Managers, and our developers, what to track in game for successful analytics

  • Build models to predict the behaviour of players and performance of games

  • Analyze cohorts of different players

  • Develop reports to present to key stakeholders on game performance metrics – both player experience and commercial performance

  • Identify trends early, flag areas, and make recommendations for improvement

  • Formulate hypotheses on how we can improve player experience and game performance

  • Validate these with data and statistical analysis, including A/B testing

  • Combine data from multiple sources in your analysis

  • Working with our tech team in Poland to turn your analysis and reports into automated tools that are accessible by the wider business

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

  • 3+ years of hands-on experience in free-to-play game analytics

  • Experience putting predictive models into production with demonstrable success

  • A passion for games and an understanding of what makes a good game

  • Understanding of multiple game mechanics and monetisation methods

  • Highly skilled with SQL, experienced with either R or Python

  • Able to communicate findings clearly and confidently

  • Appetite for a fast paced startup environment, previous start-up experience a big plus

  • On your way to becoming a leader in your field, with a desire to lead and mentor team members

 

To apply please send your CV to jobs@playstack.com