Senior Data Scientist

Website Singularity 6

We’re building the next generation of immersive online worlds

Singularity 6 is a game development studio based in Los Angeles, dedicated to the idea that online games can deliver deeper, more meaningful experiences. We’re looking for a Senior Data Scientist to help us build our understanding of our audience.

Our ideal candidate will have significant experience in data science and be excited to shape the way our organization approaches understanding its players – past, present, and future.

Responsibilities
Partner with our development team to create insights and frameworks that’ll inform the strategic direction of the game overall
Design and implement product features that leverage data to personalize player experiences
Collect, transform, and analyze complex data to more deeply understand our audience and their behaviors
Share your results with the company in clear, illustrative, and creative presentations and dashboards
Apply your expertise in quantitative analysis, data mining, and the presentation of data to see beyond the numbers and understand how our players interact with our game
Partner with product, design, and engineering to solve problems, identify trends and opportunities, and help shape the strategic direction of the game overall
Conduct exploratory analyses, helping to inform our roadmap and keeping us ahead of the curve in best serving our players
Help to set up and optimize our data infrastructure, including informing database and pipeline requirements and technologies

Required Qualifications
4+ years professional work experience analyzing large datasets and informing company strategy, or equivalent experience
BA/BS in Computer Science, Math, Physics, Engineering, Statistics or other technical field Advanced degrees
Experience in SQL and programming or scripting languages
Knowledge of statistics (e.g. hypothesis testing, regressions)
Experience manipulating data sets through statistical software (ex. R, SAS) or other methods
Legally Authorized to work in the U.S.

Desired Qualifications
Development experience in any scripting language (PHP, Python, Perl, etc.)
Knowledge of or experience with NoSQL databases
Experience in designing, building, or optimizing data warehouses, including experience with ETLs

About Us

With our first project, we’re exploring new styles of game design and tackling difficult technical problems to create a game that’s beautiful and intricate, delivering far more than superficial entertainment or basic wish fulfillment, an experience that becomes a meaningful part of your life. Our vision is to create a compelling virtual universe filled with rich and diverse gameplay experiences and social interactions that will keep you playing for years, evolving along with you and the rest of the community. We want our players to feel valued as well as a true sense of belonging.

Sounds ambitious? We think so, too. If you’re interested in the challenge of building a new genre, in making rewarding interactive & community experiences filled with amazing art and world class technology to support this living world, join us on the journey.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace committed to building a team culture that celebrates diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We consider all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status.  We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. Please feel free to get in touch with us at careers@singularity6.com. We are excited to hear from you!

To all recruitment agencies: Singularity 6 does not accept unsolicited resumes.  Please do not forward unsolicited agency resumes to our careers alias, or any Singularity 6 employee. Singularity 6 will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes.

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To apply for this job email your details to ltruong@singularity6.com