UX Data Analyst (Contract)

Cary, North Carolina, United States


For over 25 years, Epic Games has been making award winning games and game engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that brings environments to life like never before. Epic’s award-winning Unreal Engine technology not only provides game developers the ability to build high-fidelity, interactive experiences for PC, console, mobile, and VR, it is also a tool being embraced by content creators across a variety of industries such as media and entertainment, automotive, and architectural design.  As we continue to build our Engine technology and develop remarkable games, we strive to build teams of world-class talent.

Epic Games is searching for a full-time contract (6 months) Data Analyst to work with our User Experience team focused on Epic's products. You'll work directly with the brightest technical minds in the business working on anything from investigating and fixing bugs to working with Game Designers on performance, hero, and game systems.

The person in this role will be responsible for the following:

  • Writing and validating surveys
  • Cleaning, organizing, analyzing, and presenting survey data
  • Writing Hive queries to collect gameplay data of survey respondents
  • Assisting in moderating and observing UX tests
  • Compiling observations from UX tests

The ideal candidate will have a mix of the qualifications below:

  • Experience with experimental design and testability
  • Working knowledge of SQL, SAS/SPSS, or R
  • Passionate about video games, must play MOBAs or RPGs
  • Advanced Excel user
  • Demonstrated data reporting and presentation skills
  • Ability to prioritize work and demonstrate attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Interest in user research
  • Completed courses focused on the following areas:
    • Probabilities and Statistics Intro or at least one statistics course
    • Calculus, Multivar Calculus
    • Linear Algebra
    • Analysis of Variance and Regression
    • Stochastic Modeling
  • Familiar with Unreal Engine 4

If you want to be a part of Epic's User Experience Research Lab, then we’d love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and we’ll be in touch soon.

This is going to be Epic!