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Data Scientist

This is a role for the tech-savvy programmers.

Data Scientist
Worldwide
Online Casino
Salary : Experience(s) :  Year

Overview

Data scientists are vital in ensuring that online casinos run smoothly, while providing the best gaming experience for players. If you're tech-savvy and have some strong analytical skills, then this could be the casino job you've been looking for.

About Data Scientist

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A casino data scientist is quite a technical role which requires attention to detail and strong analytical skills. Detailed and complex analysis is a substantial part of the work, so too is interpreting statistics and creating reports. The work involves the collection and evaluation of casino related data. This may involve anything from marketing data through to finance. Using a number of variables, the data scientist will use social game mechanics to build a data set around each game.

An online data scientist will be responsible for evaluating data relating to casino activity online. This will include identifying popular games and exploring areas that bring in the most revenue.

The main duties of the data scientist include;

The creation of data tables to be used in company wide reporting
Undertaking detailed analytics and assessment of marketing initiatives
Manage investigations and document data for incorporation into analytics and reporting
Establish and monitor good practice for data collection
Developing procedures for data collection
KPI reporting which helps casino managers understand their business.
Communicating with the management team to discuss data
Creating in depth technical reports for the management team
As the role of data scientist is quite complex candidates are expected to possess a certain degree of technical knowledge. In addition they should have an aptitude for complex data analysis.

The following qualities are often requested for this role;

At least 7 years experience in data or software engineering
An understanding of Oracle, MySQL and programming languages such as Java and C#
Educated to degree level with a qualification in computer science or software engineering
A strong interest in data management
Willing to learn about all areas of the casino business in detail
Exceptional problem solving skills and the ability to work effectively while under pressure
The ability to communicate complex information to a non technical audience