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Lead Data Analyst – AAA Games – London

Location: London, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 2 years ago

Job Title – Lead Data Analyst – AAA Games – London

Job Location – London

Job Type – Perm

Salary – £Neg


My client are a renowned AAA games developer who are in the business of making world-class games. They are looking for an experienced Analyst to join their team on a permanent basis. You would be working out of their brand new custom designed studio with open plan offices that really add to the family feel of the company.

They are looking for someone who is an expert in building models and analysing large sets of data to create visualisations then communicating these efficiently to the development team so that can make more insightful decisions that improve the overall quality of their games on a day-by-day basis.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan ahead to define data collections requirements in a timely & organised manner
  • Model raw data into easy-to-use models
  • Analyse collected data to efficiently create insightful visualisations that are quick to read
  • Communicate these visualisations to the development team such that better decisions are made that lead to a higher quality game or more efficient development
  • Follow up decisions after design changes have been implemented to validate the desired increase in game quality or development efficiency
  • Educate the development team in what is possible in data analytics and drive interest in it

Technical Requirements

  • Expert knowledge of SQL and database technology
  • Expert intuition in data exploration and analysis
  • Excellent knowledge of Tableau, Looker or similar visualization tool
  • Proven communication in all forms i.e. emails, desk chats, meetings, presentations
  • Expert at modelling data for analysis then creating visualisations
  • Expert at providing insight to game developers
  • Experience at providing insight to publishing teams (Bonus)

Skill Requirements

  • Experience working on a AAA console project
  • Experience working with senior members of a team including Creative & Studio Directors
  • Experience managing data analytics teams and having direct reports
  • Ability to work independently and strive for very high quality without supervision
  • Take responsibility for report quality and timeline commitments
  • Ability to build and maintain close relationships across all disciplines and seniorities


  • Private family medical care
  • Private family dental care
  • Excellent pension scheme
  • Excellent annual bonus scheme
  • Comprehensive Relocation Support
  • Tons of studio clubs to help you get to know people:
    • Gym, Comic book, War gaming, Board games, Home brewing, Chess, New Parents, Photography
  • And many more…

Tagged as: Analyst, Data Analyst, lead analyst

Tags: Analyst , Data Analyst , lead analyst Categories: Analytics , Commercial


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