Activision is seeking a strong Data Analyst to join the Corporate IT Data and Analytics team. Your mission is to work closely with engineers, business partners and analytics peers to derive meaningful insights and recommendations with the aim to deliver value to the business teams and support their processes.
This role is responsible for data analytics, including data collection, analysis, reporting and visualizations. This position will be responsible for participating in the strategic design and maintenance of business intelligence applications along with identifying, researching, and resolving technical data problems.
Data Analyst will be responsible for working with peers, functional teams, and business units to identify user requirements.
Design, develop and test reports and other strategies to support business processes.
In addition, the position will assist with the development, testing, and support of reports using visualization tools like Looker, OBIEE, Tableau etc.
This will include, but not limited to, analyzing, and understanding business challenges, mapping current business processes to new systems, identifying business process and organizational change impacts, and resolving issues that affect business processes.
Data Analyst will also write functional/technical specifications, develop appropriate test scenarios and scripts, develop reports using visualization tools like Looker, OBIEE, Tableau etc., analyze test results, document process and system problems and work with different groups to resolve them. The position will ensure that a design being implemented supports operating objectives, business requirements and applies standard methodologies for reports development/Implementation.
Strong technical skills in visualization tools like Looker, Tableau, OBIEE 12c, OAS/OAC etc.
2 or more years’ experience working with analytical tools like Tableau, Looker etc.
In-depth understanding of databases (Google BigQuery, MySQL, Oracle, SQL server,etc.) and SQL for data analysis.
Experience working with ETL/ELT technologies (Informatica Power Center, Cloud ETL, etc.)
Strong analytical proficiency with the ability to analyze/interpret business/functional requirements and translate them into technical specifications.
2 or more years’ experience developing efficient and effective reporting solutions to diverse and complex business problems using BI reporting and ETL development tools.
Should be able to tune the query and report performance using various techniques
Should have experience in creating and modifying dashboards
Should have experience in creating complex reports and visualizations, preferably in Tableau or Looker.
Conceptual knowledge of information technologies and methodologies
Excellent verbal and written skills, organizational and time-management abilities.
Good interpersonal and customer service skills and the ability to work with personnel at all organizational levels.
Experience with Google Cloud tools and technology is a plus.
knowledge of Noetix Views/ Noetix Analytics is a plus.
We love hearing from anyone who is enthusiastic about changing the games industry. Not sure you meet all qualifications? Let us decide! Research shows that women and members of other under-represented groups tend to not apply to jobs when they think they may not meet every qualification, when, in fact, they often do! At Activision Blizzard, we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage you to apply.
Our ability to build immersive and innovate worlds is only enhanced by diverse teams working in an inclusive environment. We aspire to have a culture where everyone can thrive in order to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment. We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for ‘Every World’ - we’ve got our employees covered!
Our office in London has free food, free drinks, and an on-site gym!
Don’t meet every requirement? Studies have shown that women and people of colour are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification in the job posting. At Activision Blizzard, we believe in equal opportunity and we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment, so we strongly encourage you to apply even if you don’t believe you meet every qualification outlined. We also do our best to ensure all applications received are responded to. Furthermore, if you have an Accommodation Request, please let us know.