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Senior Data Analyst

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Vancouver, BC
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Yesterday
Requisition Number: 161242

Position Title: Senior Analyst

External Description:

EA SPORTS is one of the leading sports entertainment brands in the world, with top-selling videogame franchises, award-winning interactive technology, fan programs and cross-platform, digital experiences. We create connected experiences that ignite the emotion of sports through industry-leading video games, including Madden NFL football, FIFA soccer, NHL hockey, NBA LIVE basketball, and EA SPORTS UFC.

THE CHALLENGE AHEAD :

Reporting to the Analytics Manager, you will analyze behavior, sentiment, and network performance data to improve the player experience and inform feature investment for our FIFA console and PC games. You are curious and creative with a passion for diving into our data. Your insights will enhance product quality to guide improved acquisition, retention, and monetization through partnerships with product producers. Our global, diverse team of analysts, engineers and data science experts will work with you daily in an environment which nurtures healthy team engagement.

WHAT YOU'LL DO:
  • Support game development and product quality strategies through data-informed insights and analysis.
  • Evaluate network performance and uncover opportunities to improve gameplay responsiveness.
  • Review player sentiment and survey data to convey the player experience to development teams.
  • Partner to develop requirements for dashboards, data cubes, and reports.
  • Examine data for correlations and extract patterns beyond what would be achievable with univariate analyses.
  • Assess the impact of feature or network related adjustments to determine if expected improvements have been achieved and if player engagement has increased.
  • Lead or represent analytics delivery during weekly meetings.
  • Teach power users how to improve their use of dashboards.
  • Build and run data mining models.
  • Build interactive and real-time dashboards.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR:
  • At least 3 years of hands on analyst experience, preferably in tech, gaming, consulting, or telecom.
  • Expert SQL skills including experience querying large, complex data sets.
  • Translate technical subjects to non-technical audiences.
  • Intermediate experience with a data visualization software package, e.g. Tableau.
  • Intermediate experience with a statistical software package, e.g. Python or R.
  • Expert knowledge of Excel including tables, charts, and advanced formulas for data manipulation.
  • Capability to prioritize and balance efforts against simultaneous projects.
  • Degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering Sciences, or similar.

Experience in the following would be highly beneficial, but not must haves:
  • Network performance analysis of online services (e.g. games, on demand streaming)
  • Survey or sentiment analysis
  • Advanced analytics approaches like machine learning, optimization, and simulation

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Company Profile:

Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.

EEOText: About EA At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers. We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and maternity and paternity leave, plus free video games and so much more! Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

Date Opened: 2020-06-01 15:50:51.82

EEO Employer Verbiage:

About EA

At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers.

We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and maternity and paternity leave, plus free video games and so much more!

Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

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