Senior Data Analyst, Game

By | March 14, 2021


Job Description

About Prodigy In the last nine years, Prodigy Education has grown from 3,000 local users to more than 100 million registered users worldwide. As one of the fastest-growing ed-tech startups in North America with global impact, Prodigy connects students, parents, teachers, and school districts with resources that promote a lifelong love of learning. Anyone with an internet connection is welcome to create a free account for its renowned Math Game and try an effective and engaging math platform for grades 1 to 8. For more information, or @ProdigyGame on Twitter. At Prodigy Education, we have an incredible team that works tirelessly to turn our goal of making education a human right into a reality. We are immensely grateful for our amazing team and all they do every day. We welcome people who share our passion to join our team, where you will have the opportunity to help an entire generation of students to LOVE learning. Our passion is our mission – to help every student in the world love learning! Please note: During the Covid-19 pandemic, in order to keep all our candidates safe, Prodigy is hiring and on-boarding 100% remotely for the time being. Overview: * Our data team is scaling rapidly as we continue to hit our product and growth milestones!The work you do will aid the educational advancement of millions of students. You will have the chance to apply your data skills to not only help kids learn but also help our development and customer teams to make better decisions. * We are looking for an analytics expert to join our growing data & game team. You will have the chance to apply your data analysis skills to help our development teams better understand our users, deliver insightful analytics, and contribute to building the best possible user experience. Your Impact: * Help our game teams explore, analyse, and understand their data in order to better serve our users * Design and develop a variety of game metrics & KPIs to better inform the impact of releases * Work on a variety of giant datasets, from their development and manipulation to visualizing them via polished dashboards * Work with business teams to identify opportunities and provide actionable insights * Communicate insights, analysis, and recommendations clearly and accurately to stakeholders with a variety of technical and non-technical backgrounds Who You Are: * At least 2 years experience with data analytics * Experience with game analytics * A team and customer centric mindset * Passion and persistence for solving hard problems * Expert skills and knowledge of SQL * Experience in business requirements analysis, design, implementation, and testing of solutions * Expertise in working with various BI platforms * Ability to translate data insights into actionable steps * Experience with relational databases and NoSQL databases * Ability to oversee and work simultaneously on different projects with a variety of timelines * Love for our mission of helping kids everywhere enjoy learning Bonus Points For: * Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Stats, Mathematics * Demonstrated ability to solve hard mathematical, algorithmic, and statistical problems * Expertise in advanced game analytics – user segmentation, player modelling * Knowledge of Python/R languages * Experience working with cloud platforms like AWS (Redshift, Athena, S3) * Experience working with A/B testing and experimentation * Significant accomplishments that required both technical and strategic capabilities, such as research projects, open source software contributions, and entrepreneurship What We Offer: * The opportunity to build a career of value and witness first hand the impact Prodigy has as the most engaging math platform in the world! * A culture of transparency, where team members are involved in important conversations * No micromanaging here! We believe in our employees skills and abilities, we encourage you to bring new innovative ideas to your team * Full health benefits from day one (1) for you and your family, fully covered! Nothing is ever taken off your pay cheque * We are a profitable company, with eligibility to participate in stock options for all employees * Late or early riser? We understand! We offer flexible working hours that allow you to schedule your 8 hour day with a bit more flexibility. We do have core office hours, to ensure team members can be present for important meetings and department needs. Our core office hours are 10:30am – 3:00pm While we operate 100% remotely for the time being, our company culture and values remain at the core of everything we do. We are offering a number of remote-friendly activities such as: * Virtual trivia * Zoom meditation, stretching, and fitness sessions * Daily remote challenges via Slack * Virtual Prodigy Prepares cooking series featuring our very own employees! * Remote work employee budget for things like home office equipment etc. When this pandemic comes to an end and it is safe to be b
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