Poker Product Analyst

10465 United Kingdom, Leeds Poker Permanent

The role: Poker Product Analyst

We are looking for a Poker Product Analyst to join the growing Analytics team in our Leeds office.

This role follows a hybrid approach to working, allowing you to combine working from home with working in our modern offices. These discussions are between you and your manager to find the best pattern for you both! We will kit you out to work from home but know that working as a team is what makes us great and spending quality time together is essential for keeping us mission-aligned.

Are you our next star player?

"Data driven product decisions are key in improving and measuring the quality of the poker product and our customers experience." – Sjors, Product Manager

We want to understand all aspects of the customer journey. We want to know what our players enjoy and which parts of our product we should improve. We have been pioneers in a competitive, fast-moving industry, making decisions based on data, analysis and a thorough understanding of the poker industry. Your analysis and insights will make substantive changes to a business servicing more than 100 million registered players.

Why we need you:

As a Product Analyst you will be the analytical partner to our product managers and owners. You will be a key contributor in the on-going improvement of our product by combining data analytics with the industry knowledge of our product managers/owners.

You will also be responsible for making the product cycle data driven, from validation to review, supporting the product team with hypothesis, data events and measurable outcomes."

You’ll work closely with Product, UX and Game Integrity stakeholders to provide timely insights when requested, but also spending considerable time focusing on your own development and your own ideas.

Who are we looking for:

  • A degree (or equivalent) in a quantitative area or relevant experience gained in data analytics.
  • Strong statistical foundations that can be turned into actionable recommendations.
  • Proficiency in extracting and manipulating large datasets using SQL.
  • Practical experience with statistical tools (R, Python, Other)
  • The ability to present complex analysis in a clear and concise way for internal stakeholders.
  • Good understanding of the online poker industry and awareness of the commercial moves of other operators.

The ideal candidate will also have

  • Prior experience in Google Big Query and Google Analytics.
  • Practical experience in conducting large scale AB testing.
  • Knowledge or experience in hypothesis testing. (Regression analysis, time series analysis, or similar)
  • Ability to forecast using univariate or multivariate time series. (ARMA, VAR, BSTS)
  • Thorough understanding of the poker ecosystem.

What’s in it for you?

Our experience-based salaries are competitive. Plus, there’s a discretionary annual performance bonus, and we provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Leeds.

Your package will include:

  • health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address)
  • looking to extend your family? You will receive a cash gift of £1,000 for your new addition whilst working for us
  • discounted gym membership
  • in-house training and development to develop your skills, progressing your career.

About the Group

PokerStars is part of Flutter Entertainment Plc, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider headquartered in Dublin and part of the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange. Flutter brings together exceptional brands, products and businesses and a diverse global presence in a safe, responsible and ultimately sustainable way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on any protected characteristic as defined by applicable law.

We will look to provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities to participate in the job application or interview process. If you need assistance, please contact: talent@starsgroup.com

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Want a seat at the table? Apply now!

We will aim to respond to you as soon as possible. If you’re the right fit for the role, you will be invited to a phone/zoom interview.

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