Pocket Gems wants to build the greatest games and interactive entertainment in the world. That’s the mission our founders began with in an apartment above a pizza shop back in 2009 and we continue it today.
Pocket Gems has grown to over 250 people in San Francisco. With $155 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and Tencent, we’re constantly breaking new ground with graphically rich mobile games, fun new genres of mobile entertainment, and innovative technologies like our mobile-first Mantis Engine.
Our products have been downloaded over 325 million times by players around the world. Most recently, we’ve launched Episode, a mobile storytelling network and platform, and War Dragons, a visually stunning 3D real-time strategy game.
As a Data Analyst on the Analytics team, you’ll serve as an analytics partner with our game teams. You’ll help us understand user behavior and optimize the games for retention and monetization. Along the way, you will develop a deep understanding of mobile gaming, and influence every decision we make, from game design to marketing to finance. You’ll frequently be called upon to advise other teams and to perform ad hoc analysis for them.
What You’ll Do:
Carry out research projects aimed at improving retention and monetization
Serve as the analytics expert for one of our game teams
Develop standardized data sets, metrics, and reports to monitor game performance
Perform ad hoc analysis to understand changes in key metrics
Present results to key stakeholders
What You Bring to the Analytics Team:
At least 4 years of similar/related work experience
Bachelor's degree in a quantitative field such as math, physics, or economics
A strong mastery of SQL -- you’ll be using it daily
The ability and desire to present complex results to non-technical audiences
Ambition to own the reporting and analysis functions for a large game studio
Enthusiasm for and commitment to helping us improve our games
Extra Gems For:
Master’s Degree or PhD
Experience with R and/or Python
Experience developing and deploying production code
Pocket Gems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.