Business Analyst/ Statistician

Job Type:
Permanent
Areas of Expertise:
Business Operations
Region:
USA
Area:
Maryland
City:
Rockville
Posted:
18-Dec-17
Company:
Zenimax Media Inc.
Job Ref:
1617

Business Analyst/Statistician

Division: ZeniMax Media | Department: Administration | Location: Rockville , MD, US

We are happy to offer an exciting, rare opportunity for someone with the right mix of experience, drive, and quantitative acumen.  We are looking for someone with the caliber to be a key player on the Finance team with five or more years of experience in quantitative modeling and analysis.  The incumbent will be responsible for business and financial analysis of computer games including modeling, preparation/consolidation of budgets and forecasts, and operational and planning support as needed.  If you are a team player, think proactively, and possess the key criteria listed herein, this could be the career move you have waited for.

Responsibilities

  • Build statistical, mathematical models relevant to new products and markets as well as internal processes and metrics including model development, validation, maintenance, and enhancement
  • Produce and communicate insights for management and reporting of online business segment
  • Work with finance team and leaders of various development studios and online projects to prepare monthly/quarterly/annual operating and capital forecasts encompassing revenue, labor and other expenses, and profit
  • Proactively identify business challenges and opportunities
  • Perform ad hoc analysis as required or requested

Requirements

  • Demonstrated ability to tell a story from data, linking analysis with actionable business initiatives
  • A hands-on approach to statistical analysis, modeling and simulation of complex systems
  • Expert knowledge of major statistical and data visualization applications such as Python, SAS, R, Tableau, Crystal Ball, etc.
  • Superior intellectual and quantitative analysis capabilities
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills to gain trust, negotiate business objectives and work directly with a diverse management team
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited four year college/university in Mathematics, Statistics or Operations Research
  • Ability to work in a time sensitive environment with tight deadlines

Pluses

  • Experience in or exposure to financial analysis
  • Capable with advanced Excel features
  • Video-game industry experience
  • Experience updating and maintaining the internal forecasting systems, Oracle ERP financial suite, Adaptive Planning, and/or Excel4Apps

How to Apply

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Contact Details:
Zenimax Media Inc.
Tel: (301)-948-2200
Fax: (301) 926-8010
Contact: Recruitment Team
Email:

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