We at Outplay Entertainment collect vast amounts of data to shape our games and services so that they become more enjoyable for customers and more profitable to our business. Outplay is a fast-paced data-driven business where the Insights team plays a central role in informing business decisions by providing impactful business intelligence products and dashboards.
The Business Intelligence Specialist is responsible for the strategies and technologies used for data analysis of business information. This includes the design, development, implementation, management and support of BI reporting and ETL processes and environments in cooperation with the DevOps team.
We are seeking a driven individual who will help drive our BI Solutions to the next level.
We need an individual who is a master at providing data visualizations and reporting that leads to business insights. You will work with cross functional teams to gather requirements and business needs to provide the tools for departments to gain those business insights or produce them as needed.
Therefore, you’re not just very analytical but also have excellent interpersonal skills. You’re highly collaborative and focused.
This is an exciting opportunity for a solution driven, systematic and curious thinker, who wants to make a difference to the performance and direction of our games.
- Passion for Games
- High level of proficiency in Data Visualisation (ideally Tableau)
- Expert knowledge of writing SQL queries for relational databases is essential.
- Good knowledge of Data Analytics tools, supporting languages (R, Python, etc…) and a keen interest in Data frameworks like Apache Spark / Databricks
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to translate business requirements into impactful reports and dashboards
- Broad experience of data modelling and report design and development
- Ability to deliver training sessions and requirements capture workshops
- 2+ Years Business Intelligence/Developer Experience and / or
- University degree or equivalent in the field of business, administration, computer science, physics, maths, finance, or information systems
Outplay Entertainment is the largest independent mobile developer in the UK specialising in fun, lovingly crafted, and innovative games for mobile phones and tablets. Based in Dundee, Scotland, we boast a large and diverse team from over 30 nations – with an ever-expanding portfolio of games in development, we’re always on the lookout for fresh new talent.
As a leading mobile developer, Outplay offers candidates an opportunity to work at the forefront of the industry, creating world-class games with a global audience and international recognition.
Our talent development initiative, The Outplay Academy, enables you to acquire new skills and grow alongside the business. As part of the Academy, we offer mentoring schemes, educational workshops, the opportunity to attend industry events and host guest speakers for our teams and the local developer community.
Moving to Scotland
Lively cities, historic architecture, world heritage sites, breathtaking landscapes, and countless islands. It’s no surprise that Scotland constantly tops the list for quality of life. Explore this great nation for yourself from the vibrant city of Dundee.
Dundee is at the cutting edge of modern creative industries. The recent opening of the V&A Museum of Design has given rise to international support and funding, turning the waterfront into a social hub filled with bars, restaurants, and creative spaces.
Dundee is home to two Universities constantly developing talent that pushes the bounds of the technology sector. This can be felt nowhere better than Outplay Entertainment’s teams and their devotion to creating quality games.
Outplay is more than just work. You will be joining a family that has climbed Munros, hosts BBQs, taken on the Tough Mudder challenge and even ventured to the wilds of Scotland together.
We know starting afresh can be challenging. From your first arrival to moving into your new home, our bespoke relocation package covers every aspect of settling into a new country. With our help, you’ll be calling Scotland home in no time.