Lead Analyst - Gaming (f/m/x)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Hamburg (Hybrid)

Your tasks

We are looking for an Analytics Lead - Gaming (f/m/x) to work with and develop our horizontal team of game analysts. You will shape and aid the data-driven decision-making of the various teams at Bytro by connecting data analytics skills with your proactive style of communication. Your team’s analyses will allow you to recommend courses of action which reveal new relationships and contribute directly to the company's success.

You will also have the chance to directly shape our analytics stack by developing ETL and data integration pipelines and unify and improve our tracking infrastructure.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Lead and develop a passionate team of Game Analysts to support data-driven game development.

  • Devise and implement strategic roadmaps for our analytics tech stack and business intelligence initiatives.

  • Apply insight-generating tactics to develop a data-first culture in game development and marketing.

  • Drive innovation by researching and implementing state-of-the-art data science methodologies to solve complex challenges, like churn prediction or revenue forecasting.

  • Identify opportunities for improving our live games and performance marketing.

  • Shape and maintain ETL and data integration pipelines.

  • Streamline the examination and evaluation of player behaviour from tracking to data modelling and dashboarding.

  • Supervise and support the planning, execution and evaluation of AB tests and longitudinal studies including statistical and graphical analysis.

Your profile
  • You have several years of well funded professional experience, with a minimum of 3 years in a leadership role with product ownership and team lead responsibilities.

  • You are experienced in game analytics and have an understanding of free-to-play monetization models and our genre.

  • You have a good grasp of tools of the trade, e.g. SQL, descriptive and inferential statistics, programmatic data wrangling (e.g. with Python).

  • You possess proficiency in machine learning algorithms, data mining, and statistical modelling techniques, with hands-on experience in applying these methods to real-world gaming data.

  • You have a passion for building and scaling up high-performance teams, with a deep understanding of game analytics, business intelligence, and data engineering.

  • You are able to work and communicate effectively and to explain complex matters on eye-level and in a concise way to various departments in the company from Marketing to Live Ops, and Game Design to Development.

  • You are able and willing to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty if needed.

  • Fluent in English, with strong communication and leadership abilities.

What we offer

Inclusive Culture 

At Bytro, we actively champion diversity, inclusion, and empowerment through our actions and culture. We ensure an environment of equal opportunities for all, celebrating a community where people of all ages, genders, abilities, and orientations are welcomed and valued. Our commitment to diversity is reflected in our team, which includes colleagues from over 30 different countries, fostering a richly multicultural and international workplace.

Office Life

Enjoy flexible work hours for a great work-life balance. We believe in hybrid work: work from our fully equipped office in St. Pauli with home office option. Our office offers you a variety of snacks and beverages and for an affordable commute we subsidize your HVV ticket.
We love dogs - you do too? Bring your furry friend to the office. Just make sure to speak to the other dog parents first to ensure they all get along and there are not too many in each office at the same time. 

Career Growth

Passion drives our work, and we offer tailored growth opportunities for everyone. Our Bytro Career Path offers a structured career model to support your professional goals. In addition, we offer a variety of training and access to professional learning platforms as well as language courses.

More than just colleagues

Work hard, play hard: We genuinely like each other and enjoy spending time together. May it be during After-Work Drinks where we gather to unwind or during Board Game Nights which can get competitive but are always fun - regular events small or big are a huge part of our culture.
About us

“Connect and Challenge Players. Anytime. Anywhere.”

At Bytro, our mission is to develop high-quality strategy games that are accessible to players worldwide. Game development, for us, is a promise of fun and entertainment – it’s what drives us every day.

As a proud member of the Swedish Stillfront Group, we create grand strategy games enjoyed by over 50 million registered players across 150 countries in 13 languages. Our office, located in Hamburg’s iconic St. Pauli district, offers a breathtaking 360° view of the harbor and the Elbe River, with convenient access to public transportation.

Our team is diverse and international, fostering a culture of open communication and flat hierarchies. We support the autonomous work of our agile teams, ensuring each employee contributes meaningfully to our success. We believe in efficient work and collective achievement.

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To enhance our great team we are looking for you!
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