30 Aug 2013

Full-Time Data Hacker

GameChanger MediaNew York, New York, United States

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Job Description

Our product makes a difference.

We love amateur sports. So we make software that helps youth, high school and college teams be more efficient, informed and connected. Our mobile app and website provide scorekeeping, stats, live play-by-play updates, and instant recap stories for tens of thousands of teams, from the West LA Little League Brewers to the Milton High School Eagles. These teams count on GameChanger. We’re proud to take on this responsibility and embrace the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of coaches, players, parents and fans.

Work isn’t everything.

We work hard, but we have lives outside of work and few rules. We also offer health benefits, a 401k plan, stock options, unlimited vacation, flexible work hours, two beer fridges, and weekly classes taught by GameChanger employees on a wide range of topics such as design principles, angel and VC funding, and fencing (Check it out!).

Our Future Data Hacker

We’re looking for an independent and flexible communicative data analyst to be involved in every aspect of running a business. This position will report directly to the CEO, work extensively with the Marketing and Engineering teams and solve big technical problems.

The Ideal Person:

  • Solution Oriented

  • Comfortable with Ambiguity

  • Excellent Communication Skills

  • Self-Managed

At Least 2-5 Years Experience in Some or All of the Following:

  • Statistics

  • Writing Code

  • Data Visualization and Predictive Models

  • Data at Scale

  • User Analytics

Additional Experience We Value:

  • CS, Stats, Math, or Econ Degree

  • Finance Experience

  • Cohort Analysis

  • Subscription Modeling

  • Web Analytics

  • Email Analytics

  • NoSQL, e.g. MongoDB

  • Python, R, or Julia

  • MapReduce, e.g. using Hadoop, Hive, or Disco

How to Apply

Please apply through our Careers Page or send your cover letter and resume to jobs@gamechanger.io.

Job Categories: Engineering and Featured. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: cohort analysis, email analytics, math, nosql, python, statistics, subscription modeling, and web analytics. Salary: 80,000 - 100,000.

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