Game Data Analyst, Amazon Games

Jun 22, 2024
Irvine, United States
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work
- 4+ years of Games Industry (supporting title Development, Release, or Live Ops) experience
- Experience with data visualization using Tableau, Quicksight, or similar tools
- Experience developing and presenting recommendations of new metrics allowing better understanding of the performance of the business
- 5+ years of SQL experienceThis position location may be flexible depending on candidate requirements.

Amazon is all-in on games, and our mission is to be the most customer-obsessed company in the games industry. At Amazon Games, we’re creating compelling games like New World, Lost Ark, Throne and Liberty, as well as several - as of yet - undisclosed titles. Amazon Games is also delivering great game benefits to Prime members each month via Prime Gaming, and providing game developers of all sizes with the tools they need to succeed with Amazon Game Tech.

Amazon Games is looking for an experienced Game Analyst to help bring games to market and develop business opportunities for Amazon.

As a Game Analyst on our team, you will provide insight and drive key business and game initiatives. You will work closely with Product Managers, Game Designers, and leadership to analyze and find solutions to modern gaming challenges.

Key job responsibilities
- Partner with internal partners to understand design and business challenges related to our games.
- Use analytical languages and tools like SQL, Redshift and Tableau to craft analytical solutions.
- Present descriptive and prescriptive metrics and analysis that empower partner teams to make smart decisions about our games
- Write the data narrative and craft the right message for your audience. Explain complex concepts in language that technical and non-technical teammates will understand and act upon.

A day in the life
About Amazon Games

Amazon Games applies the principles of Amazonian culture to the world of game design. We have a diverse team of talented, creative people pairing their love of making games with the unique strengths that come with being part of Amazon. Across all of our teams and locations, we are united by a common purpose: to share great gaming experiences with customers around the world. We believe in a future where everyone is a gamer and everyone can create, compete, collaborate and connect through games, and we are looking for the right people to help us build that future. With the power of Twitch and AWS at your fingertips, you will have the chance to innovate in gameplay, creativity, marketing, and technology, while working alongside some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.

About the team
The Game Analytics BI team is a group of talented and collaborative analysts. Together with Data Engineering and Data Science we support Amazon's entire portfolio of live and upcoming games. We're gamers who love using data to understand "What's fun" and bring more of that to our players.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Irvine, CA, USA | New York, NY, USA | San Diego, CA, USA | San Francisco, CA, USA | Seattle, WA, USA- Experience in analyzing and interpreting data with Redshift, Oracle, NoSQL etc.
- Personal love of gaming. Everyone on our team plays games, especially the games they support.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $89,600/year in our lowest geographic market up to $185,000/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit https://www.aboutamazon.com/workplace/employee-benefits. This position will remain posted until filled. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.
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