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Strategy Analyst

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About Skillz:

The company is backed by leading venture capitalists, media companies, and professional sports luminaries, ranging from Liberty Global, Accomplice, Wildcat Capital, Telstra Ventures, and a founder of Great Hill Partners to the owners of the New England Patriots, Milwaukee Bucks, New York Mets, and Sacramento Kings.

Analyst Program at Skillz:

Analytics professionals at Skillz work on a wide variety of questions and issues. Based on fit and company need, you will work in domains such as:

  • Growing the Skillz player base through paid acquisition with the greatest ROI possible
  • Running impactful A/B experiments to optimize the user experience
  • Designing, launching, and measuring new features of the Skillz ecosystem
  • Driving improvements in internal processes and systems to enable the company to scale
  • Assessing and improving game performance and player engagement of Skillz games
  • Understanding trends in user satisfaction and feedback

Regardless of the domain, you will function as a data-driven decision maker and deliver recommendations to drive Skillz forward.

Strategy Analysts come from a variety of backgrounds and are placed at an appropriate title and level based on experience and aptitude. As a proven contributor at Skillz, you will ultimately have the ability to focus your path to domains that interest you and where there is a need for action-oriented strategic thinkers.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Drive highly visible strategic projects, collaborating cross-functionally to structure problems, understand opportunities, and develop solutions
  • Own key areas of the business front-to-end, including execution and follow-through on initiatives
  • Use storytelling skills to persuasively communicate your recommendations to senior executives and other stakeholders
  • Support our understanding of customer behaviors and life cycles, such as user engagement, conversion, and churn
  • Design, develop, and share reports and dashboards used by the entire company every day

Your Skillz:

  • 1-3 years experience
  • Inquisitive mindset with a major in marketing, business, economics, statistics, engineering, or mathematics preferred but not required
  • Experience performing quantitative or strategic analysis (preferably in consumer marketing, consulting, or product development) preferred but not required
  • Experience leading cross-functional initiatives that require significant collaboration between different departments, including both technical and business teams
  • Self-starter with a ‘don’t take no for an answer’ attitude and strong communication skills
  • Ability to solve unstructured problems independently by developing and applying appropriate frameworks or techniques
  • Honesty in developing and sharing insights gained from our user data
  • Experience using data visualization platforms and connecting data insights to strategy
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Medical, Dental, & Vision

401(k) Match Program

Stock Options

Paid Time Off Policy

Snacks, Friday Team Lunch, Dinners

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