We are looking for a highly intelligent individual with a good numerate University degree, with the potential or proven ability to apply your skills in producing valuable reports from large amounts of data. The role will focus on QlikView development within our BI team, working closely both with business users, analytics experts and the data-warehouse team. We expect you to have many of the following skills, and an appetite to learn those that you don’t yet have:
Worked with QlikView or other BI reporting/dashboard systems (Microstrategy, Tableau,…)
Experience in dealing with large, real-world datasets (SQL) - writing relational and multidimensional database queries
“Big data” systems experience (Hadoop, Hive, MapReduce, etc) – 2bn datapoints per day!
Creating, deploying, debugging, monitoring and troubleshooting BI solutions
Software engineering skills (python, java, …?)
Familiarity with analytical techniques, A/B testing, etc.
Good windows/unix skills
On a non-technical level you must be self-motivated, highly analytical, organized, and detail-oriented with strong time management skills and ability to meet project timelines in a fast-paced environment, and have:
A good understanding of business insight and how to design and reports that are clear, consistent, understandable and valuable
Strong communication skills, both oral and written
An eye for detail, accuracy and elegance in reporting
An interest in facebook/social and mobile gaming
On a day to day basis the job will involve:
Building both large systematic reports and doing one-off analytical investigations
Working closely with our Game development teams and other parts of the business to understand their reporting requirements (across mobile, social and web) and formalise an approach for reliable, relevant, accurate, efficient reporting on those requirements
Working with engineering, development and data-warehouse teams to ensure our data is precisely specified, understood and consistent.
Debugging and problem-solving to ensure delivery of accurate metrics, first time.
Helping to scope and prioritise future work.
The role is as part of the Business Intelligence and Analytics team, looking to further understand, model, predict, segment and monetise King.com customers, and help take King’s data capabilities to the next level. We are interested in all levels of experience, from the very junior through to the more senior – salary commensurate to ability and experience.