Data Scientist

Job Type:
Permanent
Areas of Expertise:
Marketing
Region:
Canada
Area:
Montreal
City:
Montreal
Posted:
08-Sep-16
Company:
Gameloft - Montreal
Job Ref:

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About Gameloft

A leading digital and social game publisher, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms and with an audience of 157 million monthly users offers via Gameloft Advertising Solutions a unique level of visibility and involvement to advertisers. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat and Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel® and Ferrari®. Gameloft distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs 6,000 people worldwide. Gameloft is a Vivendi company.

At Gameloft Montreal, you’ll be working with the world’s best game developers. Our studio has developed, and continues to develop, hit titles that include the Dungeon Hunter, Modern Combat and Gangstar series.

From the beginning of your adventure with us, you will be tasked with:

Reporting to the Head of Data Science, the successful candidate will work closely with the game’s stakeholders to further understand, model, predict, segment, and monetize Gameloft’s customers. The candidate will also collaborate with an international team of Data Researchers and contribute to Gameloft’s Data Research R&D program.

-Build both large systematic reports and one-off small pieces of analysis
-Provide on-going reporting and performance monitoring from multiple data sources
-Create and update python computer programs for game analysis
-Collaborate to the development of interactive applications for data mining and visualization
-Proactively develop new analyses and insights, to drive decisions and strategies for user acquisition, retention and monetization
-Debug and solve issues to ensure delivery of accurate metrics

Experience and qualifications:

-Significant experience performing quantitative analysis, preferably for an Internet or technology company
-B.S. or B.A. in math, BI, economics, engineering or other technical field required (M.S. or Ph.D. is a strong plus)
-Software engineering skills, Python is a must-have
-Excellent SQL skills: extensive experience querying large, complex data sets
-Ability to create complex models and algorithms
-Understanding of advanced statistical methods
-Familiar with machine-learning techniques
-Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to meet changing deadlines and priorities on multiple simultaneous projects
-Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
-Enjoy working in both individual and team settings
-Strong English level is a must (written and oral)
-Strong interest for video games

And above all, motivation and a passion for your work!

Why Join the World of Gameloft?

Because you want to be part of an exceptional experience within a company that is constantly growing!
Because you want to work with talented people who are industry pioneers!
Because you want to join a global company and meet great people around the world from all walks of life.
Or, just because you’re looking for a great place to work!

What We Offer

-Benefits befitting a company of our size
-Vacation and personal days off
-Public transportation allowances (partial reimbursement of OPUS card)
-A storage room for 80 bikes
-Daily snacks
-A game room
-A rooftop terrace

Contact Details:
Gameloft - Montreal
Tel: 514-798-1700
Fax: 514-787-0092
Contact: Recruitment Team
Email:

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