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Data Analyst (Regular Full-time) at EA

Posted in Science 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Orlando, Florida

Job Description:

Quality Verification Data Analyst

The Data Analyst role, in Testing & QV organization, will be responsible for assembling data from multiple sources, conducting analyses, performing research, interacting with different internal customers, designing, documenting, and implementing analytical solutions, as well as compiling and presenting results, in graphical and written summaries, to a variety of audiences. You will be responsible for building metrics reporting systems and for tracking process improvements across the organization. You will excel in a fast paced environment, managing multiple responsibilities and deadlines in an internationally based team. The ideal candidate would be an effective communicator who combines solid technical skills with pride in excellence, who also demonstrates the potential to grow into a client-facing consulting role and/or an analytical consulting role (i.e. development of simulation models).


Key Duties and Responsibilities

Conduct analysis using statistical software, databases, and spreadsheets

  • Design, evaluate and monitor key metrics, understanding root causes of changes in metrics

  • Build and analyze live dashboards and reports

  • Develop and maintain scripts and queries to import, manipulate, clean, transform data from different sources

  • Assemble and maintain databases to empower operational and exploratory analysis

  • Create, operate and maintain script-driven methodologies for the generation of analysis and reports.

  • Perform quality assurance on generated results to ensure accuracy and consistency

  • Prepare professional results in presentation and document format

  • Quality verification on final results for consistency and accuracy

 Interacting with clients and client organizations

  • Dealing with data providers in internal client organizations, specifically in the development of data requests, checking of data received, and follow up with data providers on data issues.

  • Dealing directly with clients on projects involving technical methodologies

  • Presenting results to clients in a clear and respectful manner, and maintaining professionalism in collecting feedback

  • Project management and quality assurance of active projects

 Skills and Knowledge Required

We are looking for a results oriented self-starter who is able to assume responsibility and ownership for active projects.  The applicant must meet the following requirements:

  • 2-3 years in an analytical role

  • Data Analysis - Very good knowledge of R language, MS Excel mastery, including VBA, PivotTables, and array functions - or other similar tools used for discovering data patterns and correlations through statistical methods

  • Strong math and analytical skills including statistics, simulation, and optimization - Understanding of correlation, regression, classification and other statistical methods used to look at the data from different angles for use in prescriptive and predictive models

  • Experience in working with large operational data sets, involving categorical data for solving classification problems, is a strong plus.

  • Expert data visualization techniques for charts and reports - Good knowledge of Tableau, and Power BI.

  • Must have very good database and SQL knowledge. Nice to have programming skills HTML, Javascript, CSS, D3.js.

  • Unstructured Data handling - Know best practices on how to stage unstructured data and properly model it to solve the problem at hand

  • Ability to prepare professional documents and presentations using Microsoft Word and PowerPoint

  • Takes pride in achieving excellence - detail oriented, organized, careful and takes mistakes seriously

  • Self-motivated and self-driven, with demonstrated ability to quickly and independently learn new concepts

  • Thrives in challenging situations, considers them as opportunities for growth, and deepens its knowledge in the process

  • Strong problem solving and creative thinking skills

  • Ability to start and maintain strong partnerships between valuable customers

  • Strong written and verbal communication and skills – ability to tell a compelling story supported by data

  • Professionalism in working with clients and working in a team environment

  • University degree in a technical field (e.g. Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering, Mathematics, Operations Research, etc.)

Applicants are encouraged to highlight how they meet these requirements in their cover letter.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Flexible working hours (expectation to work and align data across global locations)

  • Experience in leading challenging projects under tight deadlines

  • Experience working in an international team

  • Project management and process improvement experience

  • Games industry experience helpful but not required

 Please note that the nature of our business may require that certain aspects of this job description may be subject to modification and change during the individual's period of employment.