Full-Time

Associate Data Scientist

Posted on 6/9/2024

PlayStation Global

PlayStation Global

1,001-5,000 employees

Designs and markets gaming consoles and accessories

Consumer Software
Hardware

Compensation Overview

$97k - $145.6kAnnually

+ Bonus

Mid

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Power BI
Python
Data Science
R
SQL
Tableau
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Minimum 1 year experience focused in data mining, modeling, statistics, and machine learning
  • M.S. in Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, or a related field and/or experience
  • Strong ability to query large, robust data sets with SQL
  • Experience with data visualization packages, such as Tableau or Power BI
  • Experience with statistical software, such as R or Python
  • Ability to derive insights from data
  • Ability to clearly and concisely create and communicate analysis results and insights to various business groups
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced game development environment
  • High degree of initiative and ability to learn
Responsibilities
  • Conduct a variety of ad hoc data analyses
  • Effectively communicate with other teams, and tell stories with data through reports, Tableau dashboards, or other means
  • Work with the Data Science team to advise, define, and implement quantitative gameplay data to ensure a robust understanding of overall player motivation and behavior
  • Mine data sets and develop insights for live service teams, research teams, and game developers
  • Support the creation and maintenance of advanced statistical models that allow game teams to understand player segments, engagement, and spender behavior
  • Drive improvements in data quality and structure within the data warehouse

Working at PlayStation offers the opportunity to be part of a leading company in the gaming industry, renowned for its cutting-edge technology like haptic feedback and 4K HDR visuals. Employees are immersed in a culture of innovation and excellence that pushes the boundaries of gaming and entertainment. Contributing to a globally recognized brand that consistently delivers high-quality, immersive gaming experiences, ensures a dynamic and fulfilling work environment.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Foster City, California

Founded

1994

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-14%

1 year growth

-29%

2 year growth

-26%

Benefits

Health and wellness: Medical (PPO, HDHP, and HMO), dental, vision, disability, employee assistance program, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, student loan repayment assistance, education reimbursement program, wellness reimbursement, identity theft protection, basic and voluntary life and AD&D insurance, business travel accident insurance, 4.5% 401(k) match, commuter program, additional voluntary programs (group legal, pet insurance, auto and home insruance), onsite flu shots and biometric screenings

Family and time off: 12 paid holidays, generous PTO, paid parental leave, adoption assistance program, 529 college savings plan match, back-up child care, parental and elder care coaching

Perks: Sony product discounts, passport perks program, monthly $10 Playstation Network voucher, employee referral bonus, game launch events

INACTIVE