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Playwing Ltd
26 rue des Maraîchers
Tour Innova
33800 Bordeaux

Date : 11.01.2021
Reference : AFJV-EDAT1567-19204

Playwing Ltd

Playwing is an independent game developer and publisher founded in 2017 with the goal to create long-lasting relationships with players for each game we make. Our teams are dedicated to develop passionately innovative, fun and engaging experiences for all platforms.
Based in Bordeaux, France, the team of this game is led by veteran game developers with more than 20 years of experience in the gaming industry !

This is a unique opportunity to take part of an exciting adventure from the beginning.
If you're passionate about crafting games that will make a difference and building a community for millions of players, you're in the right place.
Join us in our quest to create a top-notch multiplayer game on PC and next gen consoles !
Playwing Ltd recrutement

Data Scientist

Permanent contract Bordeaux (33)

Position Duties

We are looking for a Data Scientist to join our new title, Century - Age of Ashes, developed in our studio in Bordeaux. In this role, you will actively contribute to game design and game direction, by providing the meaningful insights of players behavior in our game. You will as well actively support the game team by offering the best tools to build a deeper understanding of the game's virtual economies, players' behavioral patterns and game balance. You will work with the game team and the stakeholders to bring the game to the next level.

Position based in Bordeaux, France.

Responsibilities :
  • Create reports and analysis, and maintain dashboards for the game team to follow Key performance indicators as retention, lifetime value, player acquisition, virtual economy balance and other in-game metrics
  • Setup and manage data pipelines
  • Guarantee quality and consistency of data
  • Analyze key performance indicators with game team to bring out improvements to game performance
  • Advise on tracking events to be collected for deeper analysis
  • Answer in-depth analytics questions from the team and create reports of the results
  • Build tools and Machine learning capabilities to predict and evaluate potential of users' cohorts

Candidate Profile

Requirements :
  • Deep experience of SQL and Python
  • Proficient with mathematics (especially statistics and probability). Advanced math is preferred (such as graph theory or information theory).
  • Experience in interpreting and visualizing data, to provide clear insight and conclusions to game teams and stakeholders
  • Good communication skills as well as ability to work as a team
  • Knowledge of modern data processing technologies such as BigQuery or Spark is preferred
  • Knowledge of ETL best practices and interest to dive into data engineering if necessary
  • Knowledge of cloud providers (AWS, Azure) and their data related tooling is preferred
  • Previous experience in gaming (mobile or PC / console) mandatory
  • Result oriented, autonomous
  • Passion for analytics and video games
  • Proactivity, curious mind, business oriented
  • Fluent in English


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