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Barcelona, Barcelona (España)


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Game Data Scientist

Social Point is a leading mobile games company based in sunny Barcelona!

We are currently looking for a Data Scientist to join the Analytics team.
Your skills are needed to further understand, retain, model, predict, segment and monetise Social Point"s customers, and help take Social Points analytical capabilities to the next level.

You are skilled at quantitative analysis, statistics and/or mathematics, have strong programming skills and the ability to draw business insights that will add real value to Social Point.

You will need to demonstrate the ability to learn quickly and work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment whilst communicating effectively with others in the organization, particularly the Game Teams.

Minimum requirements

This is you
- Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in teams.
- Ability to work fast, whilst retaining accuracy in your output.
- Ability to plan and organise work unsupervised
- Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
- Ability to operate sensitively in multi-cultural environments and build effective working relations.
- A good understanding of business insight and how to communicate analytical results.
- An ability to turn analytical insight into actionable actions.
- Predictive analytics skills.
- An eye for detail, accuracy and elegance in reporting.
- Creative, highly meticulous, able to work under tight deadlines and are a team player.
- An interest in mobile games.

Desired requirements

- Have a strong undergraduate degree in a quantitative subject area (such as Economics, Maths, Engineering or other such quantitative subject) from a leading university. (A postgraduate degree in economics or other such quantitative field would be a plus).
- Strong analytical skills in applied statistics or econometrics and prior experience in empirical analysis.
- Strong quantitative skills, including knowledge of spreadsheet and econometric or statistical software, such as SAS/Python/Stata/R/Matlab.
- Proven programming skills in SQL.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Be passionate about data.
- Be agile working with data; including being proficient at obtaining, scrubbing, exploring, modelling and interpreting data. You will also be able to deal easily with SQL tables and views, files (such as CSVs, JSONS, XMLS) and web services.
- You are fluent in written and spoken English and know how to express your views in a concise and coherent way. (Ability to communicate in Spanish would be a plus).
- You must be able to turn the results from analysis into actions that can be implemented.


Your responsibilities will include:
- Working with Game Teams to provide insights into how our customers are playing the games. Reporting results directly to the Head of Analytics, the Product Owners of the Games, the CEOs and other C-level executives.
- Conducting predictive analytics to assist the Game Teams to forecast how users will behave to changes in the Games.
- Working with Analytics Data Lab team, the Game Teams to ensure our data is precisely specified, understood and consistent.
- Debugging and problem-solving to ensure delivery of accurate metrics, first time.


Social Benefits for Socialpointers:
You will count on all the resources you need for your work: the newest and most powerful devices & equipment and even a Spotify Premium account.
People development is key for us: Here you will have professional growth opportunities you have always dreamed of, supported by a performance review process, internal mobility and amazing training budgets.
We also care about our SocialPointers health, so we offer them a healthy Monday breakfast and a delicious daily lunch menu. Want to stay in shape? We have a brand new gym and football and basketball teams. Our physiotherapist can always help with your muscular problems!
Get to know your colleagues better in our monthly events! You can pay a visit our hairdresser to get ready ;)
If you are new in the city, you can join our Newbies Club! We offer weekend activities once a month, Spanish lessons and help with all your boring paperwork ;)

The list of advantages goes on and on.
Join us to find out!

Company details
Full company nameSocial Point S.L.
EMail addressjobs@socialpoint.es
Number of workers153
LocationBarcelona, Barcelona (España)
ActivitiesDesarrollo de videojuegos
Edición de videojuegos
FoundedSunday, November 1, 2008
About this companySocial Point is one of the leading social gaming companies worldwide. Our games are played every month by more than 48 million people, which has positioned us amongst the top 3 gaming developers on Facebook. Our offices are based in 22@ Barcelona's innovative district, and our team is made up of 153 talented Social Pointers of many different nationalities, who enjoy creating high-quality games and working in a young and fast-paced environment.

This is you:
Professional, passionate about video games, problem solver, proactive, team worker, rigorous and detail oriented. You are smart, creative and practical at the same time. And of course, you are a gamer. Games are your first and your last thought every day.

This will be you from now on:
- Developing games with millions of daily users.
- Working on an international and talented team.
- Flexible working-time.
- Free beverages and snacks (coffee, tea, juices, fresh fruit).
- Play area (ping-pong, free coin-ops, consoles).
- Paddle and football courts.
- Referral Bonus if you bring in other talented people like you.
- Working in sunny Barcelona. We have the most amazing views of Barcelona and the sea from Social Point HQ.
- After work company events every month.