Lead Data Analyst, Analytics & Insights- unikrn

Job description

About Us

We’re Entain. Powered by our very own technology and building products that push boundaries, Entain is home to a global family of more than 25 well-known brands and over 25,000 people, but we all play for the same team. When we win, we win together. Our vision is to be the world leader in betting, gaming and interactive entertainment by bringing moments of excitement into people’s lives. We will achieve this through our focus on sustainability and growth, driving change in the fast-paced world of entertainment.

In 2021, Entain acquired unikrn to launch the company's esports practice. Unikrn is one of the world's preeminent esports betting platforms. Unikrn paved the wave in the sports betting industry by offering esports odds across 35 titles, as well as virtual esports and streamer betting. Unikrn also boasts a skill-based betting platform that allows players to wager on themselves in ranked matches in the world's most popular gaming titles.

Objective Of The Role

Lead Analytics and Insights across the business, building and managing team that provides

business stakeholders with analysis, reporting, insights and business intelligence for

all products and activities in the market.

Along with the Head of Analytics, manage the the roadmap and direction of Analytics and

Insights within unikrn with a focus on providing insightful reporting and commentary on our

operations, customer and product performance, and marketing and media activity. Utilizing

analytical and statistical modeling techniques, you will work closely with stakeholders to

determine how to best improve their functional areas through analytics.

On a day to day basis you will build and oversee development of end-to-end analytical

solutions including data extraction, manipulation, analysis and dashboarding/ visualizations for

the purpose of insights and recommendation, as well as gathering KPI, reporting, data

intelligence, optimization and insights requirements and execute on those to assist stakeholders

to drive business outcomes. You will be hands on with technical work in BI, Data, Analytics and

Insights, leading and coordinating projects to ensure the team delivers within deadlines.

Role Responsibilities

  • Execute a strategy and roadmap for Analytics and Insights that supports the overall unikrn business strategy as well as the overall Entain Group strategy
  • Ensuring integrity of data used by the Analytics team
  • Analysis of customer, product and marketing performance within the product, marketing, trading and risk management strategies
  • Daily operation and monitoring of our BI and reporting to ensure accuracy and relevancy
  • Integrate analytics, data driven decisioning, and automated processes into operational activities that drive customer and business commercial outcomes
  • Work cross-functionally with internal and external stakeholders to conduct and/or oversee user data, research, and metrics analysis, building KPI’s and measurement against these
  • Build and evolve a high performing team that fosters strong relationships with open & honest feedback
  • Ensure that the development and operation of data and business intelligence solutions are appropriate to meet the requirements of both internal and external stakeholders
  • Create a data strategy and roadmap of new reporting and data capabilities, including the development of a data governance framework
  • Build best practice analytics processes and BI tools, integrating with Marketing, Product and CRM

Key Skills Required

  • 5+ years experience in a relevant data role, ideally within Data Analytics & Insights, in or supporting Marketing or Product teams
  • Expert problem solving, quantitative and analytical skills with deep knowledge in data mining and modeling
  • Strong technical proficiency with SQL, Python, Tableau and related data querying and visualization tools
  • Experience working with Google Analytics Data
  • Track record of creating / improving business reporting and insights capabilities
  • Professional presentation and communication skills
  • Excellent working knowledge of Data & Analytics platforms and tools
  • Knowledge of and experience in formulating and executing on Data & Analytics strategy and building of Data & Analytics platforms
  • Experience using analytics techniques to contribute to company growth efforts, increasing revenue and other key business outcomes
  • Understanding of and experience with A/B testing frameworks and tooling
  • 2+ years experience managing a team, leading and coordinating projects
  • Able to liaise with distributed teams from different disciplines to deliver Analytics and Insights goals on time
  • Passion for esports/betting and gaming
  • A relentless, learning mindset. Take ownership of both the wins and the losses, and take action to get more of the former.
  • Ability to manage multiple initiatives at once in a fast paced entrepreneurial environment
  • Passion for learning and always improving yourself and the team around you
  • Ability to work under pressure and remain calm and friendly at all times
  • Excellent Communication skills – both verbal and written
  • Customer Centric, can do attitude - Always curious about their experience.

Exceptional Candidates Will Have The Following Additional Skills

  • Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Analytics, Business or related discipline
  • Experience in a Data Analytics & Insights role within a Wagering operator
  • Knowledge of Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning processes, tools and techniques
  • Experience with testing tools such as Adobe Test & Target or other testing tooling
  • Additional technical proficiency in MATLAB, R

About Entain

We may sit on the FTSE100, but for millions of customers worldwide, we’re the brands they hold in their hands – and heart. As the home of household names like Ladbrokes, Foxy and PartyPoker, to name just a few, we elevate lives with moments of excitement. And right now we’re elevating ourselves above the competition. We’re leading the industry in bold new directions - and it’s our diverse and talented team who are making this possible. Believe us, the best is yet to come. For our customers. For our future. For your career.

DEI and Wellbeing @ Entain

At Entain we do what’s right. It’s one of our core values. Which is why we’re taking the lead when it comes to creating a diverse, equal and inclusive future - for our people, our industry and our society. We’ve created a culture where everyone can feel psychologically safe, included and heard. Where being accepted for who you are is a given. Here, we celebrate our individual differences, and make sure everyone feels supported, respected, and empowered to thrive – and that starts from the moment you apply to join us. We want our employees to feel healthy and supported at home and at work. That’s why we have our Well-me programme, which provides information, tools and training to help our people look after their mental and physical wellbeing in ways that matter to them.

Life @ Entain

We’re a team who love to play, and win, together. We love building bonds between our people, and we love to build your career up too. Join us, and we won’t just be your employer, we’ll be your biggest cheerleader. We’ll give you the power to lead the conversation on your learning and career goals from day one, and then get behind you with all the support you need to take your career – and our business – to new heights.

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