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Lead Data Analyst


  • Job Title - Lead Data Analyst

  • Reports Into - Lead Data Analyst (UK)

  • Location - India

A Little Bit about Kwalee….

Kwalee is one of the world’s leading multiplatform game developers and publishers, with well over 900 million downloads worldwide for mobile hits such as Draw It, Teacher Simulator, Let’s Be Cops 3D, Airport Security and Makeover Studio 3D. We also have a growing PC and Console team of incredible pedigree that is on the hunt for great new titles to join TENS!, Eternal Hope, Die by the Blade and Scathe.

What’s In It For You?

  • Hybrid working - 3 days in the office, 2 days remote/ WFH is the norm

  • Flexible working hours - we trust you to choose how and when you work best

  • Profit sharing scheme - we win, you win 

  • Private medical cover - delivered through BUPA

  • Life Assurance - for long term peace of mind

  • On site gym - take care of yourself

  • Relocation support - available

  • Quarterly Team Building days - we’ve done Paintballing, Go Karting & even Robot Wars

  • Pitch and make your own games on Creative Wednesdays! 

Are You Up To The Challenge?

As a Lead Data Analyst you will be responsible for optimising in-game features and design, utilising A-B testing and multivariate testing of in-game components, as well as growing a team of analysts around you to help build our team in Bangalore.

 Your Team Mates

We're the folks developing modern, cloud-first technologies that power the growth and monetisation of our games. To create these products, our cross-functional team of analysts, engineers, and data scientists work in tandem with the larger Engineering & Data department.

What Does The Job Actually Involve?

  • Investigate how millions of players interact with Kwalee games.

  • Perform statistical analysis to quantify the relationships between game elements and player engagement.

  • Design experiments which extract the most valuable information in the shortest time.

  • Develop testing plans which reveal complex interactions between game elements. 

  • Collaborate with the design team to come up with the most effective tests.

  • Regularly communicate results with development, management and data science teams.

Your Hard Skills

  • A degree in a numerically focussed degree discipline such as, Maths, Statistics, Physics, Economics, Chemistry, Biological Sciences, with a grade of at least 2:1/ CGPA 60% or equivalent preferred.

  • Have worked in a data analysis/science role for at least 2 years, with experience of manipulating and analysing data in a commercial or academic setting.

  • A track record of outstanding problem solving skills to understand business challenges and translate them into robust data-driven insights for decision making.

  • An excellent knowledge of statistical testing and experiment design.

  • Experience using Python or R for data analysis and visualisation.

  • Experience manipulating data in SQL and/or NoSQL databases.

  • Strong communication skills through comprehensive reporting and presenting to stakeholders.

  • Able to work independently by managing their workload accordingly, and able to work collaboratively in a team.

  • Outstanding Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA) skills and understands the importance of data quality.

  • Experience of data visualisation and dashboard development using tools such as Tableau.

  • Experience working in a fast paced environment.

  • Have played leading roles in multiple data analysis projects in the planning, implementation and dissemination of analysis.

Your Soft Skills

Kwalee has grown fast in recent years but we’re very much a family of colleagues. We welcome people of all ages, races, colours, beliefs, sexual orientations, genders and circumstancesm, and all we ask is that you collaborate, work hard, ask questions and have fun with your team and colleagues. 

We don’t like egos or arrogance and we love playing games and celebrating success together. If that sounds like you, then please apply.

A Little More About Kwalee

Founded in 2011 by David Darling CBE, a key architect of the UK games industry who previously co-founded and led Codemasters, our team also includes legends such as Andrew Graham (creator of Micro Machines series) and Jason Falcus (programmer of classics including NBA Jam) alongside a growing and diverse team of global gaming experts.

Everyone contributes creatively to Kwalee’s success, with all employees eligible to pitch their own game ideas on Creative Wednesdays, and we’re proud to have built our success on this inclusive principle.

We have an amazing team of experts collaborating daily between our studios in Leamington Spa, Lisbon, Bangalore and Beijing, or on a remote basis from Turkey, Brazil, Cyprus, the Philippines and many more places around the world. We’ve recently acquired our first external studio, TicTales, which is based in France. 

We have a truly global team making games for a global audience, and it’s paying off: - Kwalee has been voted the Best Large Studio and Best Leadership Team at the TIGA Awards (Independent Game Developers’ Association) and our games have been downloaded in every country on earth - including Antarctica!

Location: Bangalore, India
Date found: 2022-11-11

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