We are looking for a Data Scientist to join our Analytics team in Helsinki and take the Trust & Safety team's data and analytics capabilities to the next level. You’ll work with different internal stakeholders across teams and external partners to help the team deliver highly impactful projects that will contribute to a better and safer experience for hundreds of millions of players who love our games daily.
We are a small and multidisciplinary team with a big job to do - make sure our players are safe and that the competitive spaces are fair. A big part of the day-to-day work will consist of designing and implementing new ways for us to utilize the vast amounts of data we have, be it by utilizing data mining, statistical analysis or machine learning approaches. You will be in a key role in defining what the data landscape for the Trust and Safety team will look like!
A bit about you:
You have a strong background in data and analytics, and good understanding about software development practices. You feel at home when designing and implementing analytics and data science projects from the ground up. You can effortlessly communicate about your work with technical and non-technical colleagues both within and across team boundaries. You take ownership of your work and always strive towards focusing on the projects that have the biggest impact. You might have previous experience in the area of Trust & Safety, and you are able to understand what kind of data and insights a gaming company requires in this domain.
Analyzing user behavior and game data to identify patterns that lead to cheating and abuse
Developing algorithms and models to detect and prevent fraud, cheating, and other malicious activities
Using data visualization tools to inform and support decision making, and communicating clear insights to stakeholders
Proactively provide actionable insights and shed light and analyze player behaviors, threats and vulnerabilities
Together with the rest of the team, develop vision and strategy for continuous improvement of Trust and Safety services
Communicate data and insights to both technologically savy and non-technological stakeholders
Take ownership and implement analytics and data science projects
Support the Trust and Safety team and game teams with analytical needs related to players safety, moderation, fair play, etc.
Working with a multidisciplinary team of trust and safety specialists, software engineers and other data experts
3+ years of relevant experience in a Data Scientist or Analyst role, interpreting and visualizing data to provide actionable insight and conclusions on player behavior
Expert knowledge of SQL
Familiarity with R or Python and its most popular visualization and data analysis libraries
Knowledge of modern data processing tools and cloud providers and their tools
Experience with machine learning and statistical modeling techniques
Eager to learn new tools and technologies as well
Trust and safety domain knowledge
Comfortable working in an international, fast-paced, challenging and stimulating organization
Solid communication skills - Both written and oral, with the ability to explain complex analytical results to stakeholders at all levels
Passion for games, player safety and wellbeing as well as improving overall player experience
Proactivity and a curious mind
Does this sound like you? Great, prepare for the North, and join us here in Helsinki, Finland! Hint: you're going to want a pair of cozy socks. We are also open to various remote locations such as the UK and Denmark.
Benefits and Compensation Luring you in with glitter, glamour, and gems is not what we seek to do. We develop Supercell as an employer for you to do your best work and to call this the best experience in your professional life. We want you to fully enjoy your time here, so we structure our compensation and benefits to serve this purpose. We start with perceiving you as a human being, not a resource. Read More
We are a game company based in Helsinki, Finland, with offices in San Francisco, Seoul and Shanghai. Since our launch in 2010, we've released five games globally – Hay Day, Clash of Clans, Boom Beach, Clash Royale and Brawl Stars.
To make five games, we've killed dozens along the way. That's because we're obsessed with quality. Our goal is to make the best games – games that are played by millions, enjoyed for years and remembered forever. To achieve this goal, we create the best possible teams and give them the freedom and independence that are core to our success. Read More
You might love it here...
If you love to think, talk, play and make games, Supercell is the place for you. We're made up of proactive, independent teams with the freedom to do what they think is best for their players, our games and the company at large. We know that it takes more than just independence to make great games, so we also take very good care of our people – providing them with the compensation, work environment and resources they need to succeed. Read More
This position is in Helsinki, but you're not?
Luckily, moving to Helsinki is easier than you might think. No matter where you would be moving from, our dedicated people will help you from beginning to end. We're here to make sure the process is as smooth as possible for you, your family and whoever and whatever you're bringing along. Read More We are also open to various remote locations such as the UK and Denmark.
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We’re looking forward to hearing from you. It’s always exciting to receive thoughtful applications with more than just a blurry image of a cat. Although we do love cats.