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At nWay, we’re passionate about games and we’re always looking for talented individuals who share that same drive. Our studio is located in downtown San Francisco and we’re conveniently located near BART and Muni.

Production

Data Scientist

San Francisco, CA or Remote

Job Description

nWay is looking for a Data Scientist to partner with the product, marketing, and engineering teams to support our initiative to deliver an unparalleled gaming experience to players across the world.

You will help generate answers to key business questions through running ad hoc analysis, building and maintaining cogent Tableau dashboards, and developing predictive models. With a deep understanding of our players, our games, and our business, you will be responsible for translating data into actionable insights that will drive impact across the organization.

We’re seeking an individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment and has the emotional intelligence to infuse and further a data-driven culture into nWay’s decision making process.

 

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with Product Management, LiveOps, User Acquisition and other teams to deliver actionable insights into our games in order to improve our acquisition, retention and monetization
  • Build and own Tableau dashboards that empower the Game Team to make quantitatively informed decisions and measure product success
  • Design and implement analytics events to evaluate and optimize features, events and offers
  • Design, implement, and analyze multivariate tests to solve specific business problem
  • Design and implement machine learning models involving LTV modeling, campaign bid recommendations, clustering/segmentation, and forecasting
  • Answer business questions and provide insights through exploratory data analyses and ad-hoc reporting
  • Perform statistical analysis and hypothesis testing to validate and quantify trends or patterns identified by Game Team 

 

Qualifications

  • BS in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, or similar; Masters or PhD preferred
  • 4+ years of experience in data science or analytics role, applying statistical analysis to consumer behaviors (mobile apps, advertising, market activities)
  • Proficient with SQL
  • Experience creating, operating and analyzing multiple simultaneous A/B tests
  • Experience in Python or another scripting language
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong experience with Tableau
  • Experience with machine learning or predictive modeling
  • Understanding of free-to-play game mechanics a strong plus

 

Why You Want to Work Here

At nWay, we’re passionate about games and we’re always looking for talented individuals who share that same drive. We’re a small startup defined by a very collaborative, lean and laid back culture where everyone just wants to get things done. Our office is located in the heart of San Francisco and we’re conveniently located near BART, Muni and Caltrain. We also offer medical, dental, vision, long term disability, and life insurances, FSA/HSA and Commuter options, and a snack room!

Contact us at HR@nway.com

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