Game Security Data Analyst - FIFA (contract)
Vancouver British Columbia Canada
3 months ago
There are millions of FIFA players generating billions of events every day. We are using the high-volume data streams to detect and anticipate Security threats and issues as soon as they occur. The Game Security Data Analyst will be a key member of the FIFA Security Team. They will be tasked with supporting the Security Data Scientists by ensuring stakeholders are able to receive and understand relevant information in a timely manner that will help keep FIFA safe and secure.
We are looking for a data analyst at the center of the FIFA Security team’s operation. The candidate should be able to adopt a security mindset to predict the adversaries’ moves and ensure the right data is available to detect them.
- Analyze data to support business decisions and security operations
- Develop business intelligence and reporting solutions
- Communicate findings, issues and trade-offs to stakeholders
- Proficiency with SQL and no-SQL databases.
- Ability to think and solve complex data problems in a maintainable and scalable fashion
- Knowledge and experience with data gathering, analysis, and visualization tools
Nice to Have Experience:
- Undergraduate degree in STEM or a relevant discipline
- Familiarity with Big Data tools such as Splunk, Hadoop, Spark, etc.
- Familiarity with machine learning and statistical approaches to data analysis
- Exposure to Security in areas such as software security and a good understanding of security data, attack vectors and more
- Experience with Visualization tools and libraries such as Tableau, SAS VA, Matplotlib, etc.
- Experience with AWS ecosystem and tools
- Familiar with games and the gaming industry is a plus
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