Miniclip is looking for a Head of Game Analytics to join the Business Intelligence team in our London office.
This is an exciting opportunity to work with one of the best game companies in the world! With over 200 million game players each month, Miniclip reaches users across online, mobile and social platforms.
Reporting to the Chief Analytics Officer, you will be responsible for leading the game analytics function across Miniclip’s core studios and defining the game analytics strategy. You will work with senior stakeholders to ensure that analytics is a trusted and valued partner to the Product teams and advocate a data-driven culture.
The role will also involve working with some of our group studios to support them grow their analytical capabilities.
Lead the game analytics function across multiple studios
Be an analytics thought leader, identify opportunities to drive business value and functional evolution
Define the strategy for the team and analytics technology
Work with stakeholders to ensure that the game analytics function is a valued partner to the business
Advising group companies on matters related to analytics
Help to develop an analytics community across the Miniclip group
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
We are looking for someone with the following:
Experience leading game analytics teams, ideally in the mobile industry
Proven track record of delivering business value through the use of data
Strong business acumen and a commercial mindset
Experience in change management and product/department evangelism
Experienced with domain-specific languages such as SQL, R, Python and working with large datasets
Ability to communicate with senior/c-level stakeholders
Experience managing multiple stakeholders
You will be working in our fashionable, open plan office in Fetter Lane with enthusiasts and professionals from the games industry. We like to maintain a very friendly and relaxed atmosphere, and our new office comes with a pool table, 100” screen with games consoles, fridge with complimentary drinks for all staff, fresh fruit delivered weekly, regular team building and social events, and even free optional yoga once a week!
In addition to 25 days holiday, we also have a fantastic benefits package, with Vitality medical and Bupa dental cover, cash plan, cover for life insurance, critical illness, and income protection, and a pension plan with company matching contributions (up to set levels).
Miniclip is a global leader in digital games with a mission of ‘unleashing the gamer in everyone’. The Company develops, publishes and distributes highly engaging games to an audience of over 250 million monthly active users across mobile, social and online platforms.
Founded in 2001, the Company has successfully grown a huge global audience in over 195 countries and across six continents. Miniclip has a unique understanding of the digital games space and has developed a strong portfolio of over 60 high-quality mobile games, extensive worldwide distribution, and an internationally recognised brand name. To date, Miniclip franchises including 8 Ball Pool™, Golf Battle™, Football Strike™ and Agar.io™ have generated more than 2 billion downloads. Miniclip has more than 50 million daily active players reaching people across the world in the pursuit of ‘unleashing the gamer in everyone’.
In February 2015, Miniclip was excited to receive a large majority investment from Tencent, one of the world’s largest technology companies and the world’s largest games publisher.This new chapter in Miniclip’s history strengthens the Company’s position, with Tencent recognising its achievements to date and future potential.
In the past two years, as part of their ambitious growth plans, Miniclip have been delighted to welcome the teams from Playsport (famous for Motorsport Manager), Yakuto (creators of Darts of Fury), Masomo (home of Head Ball 2), Ilyon (designers of Bubble Shooter), Eight Pixels Square (Sniper Strike) now operating as Miniclip Derby, Gamebasics (creators of OSM Online Soccer Manager), Green Horse Games (home of Football Rivals), and most recently Supersonic Software Ltd., trading as Appynation Ltd (the team behind the highly successful Puzzle Page and Picture Cross) to the Miniclip Group.