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Data Analyst (Maternity Cover - 1 Year FTC)

  • Role: Data Analyst (Maternity Cover)
  • Team: Development
  • Location: Kent

The role

Want to work for a growing studio where you will have a direct and significant impact on the future of our games and new projects?

Dovetail Games are committed to promoting diversity, and all applicants will be considered on their merit, qualifications, competence, and talent regardless of any protected characteristics. At the individuals request all roles will be considered for part time, term time only and job shares.

With a huge emphasis on our culture and wellbeing you’ll experience an environment where you will be challenged but supported.  We have an industry leading work life Balance and flexible working is offered from day one!  Want to work fully remote as that’s where you do your best work?  That is fine by us, though certain roles will require a more hybrid style with time in office. 

Our studio is situated in a river-front building in the heart of the Historic Dockyard in Chatham, Kent, UK. We are growing fast, developing our games using cutting-edge technology and delivering these on multiple platforms: PC, PlayStation 4 and 5 and Xbox One and Series S/X

We are looking for maternity cover, on a one year fixed term contract to cover our Data Analyst.  The successful candidate will deep-dive into our games, allowing us to understand and optimise user behaviour for player engagement and retention. You will become a pivotal role in influencing key decisions from game design to marketing across the company.


  • Designing, developing, distributing and maintaining reports, visualisations, and dashboards using Tableau and Excel.
  • Mining data and performing deep analysis across all game systems to determine and remedy pain-points in player engagement.
  • Providing meaningful metrics around game usage and game performance to teams across the business.
  • Partnering with stakeholders to understand business needs and deliver relevant analysis to support business decisions.
  • Working with data and gameplay engineering team to implement and maintain reporting data flows.
  • Supporting the wider team in making use of shared data resources in Tableau.

What we look for in you

  • In depth knowledge and experience of Tableau Desktop.
  • SQL skills, including experience querying large, complex data sets.
  • Previous experience with Alteryx Designer is beneficial.
  • Prior experience working in an AWS / GCP environment, including experience using BigQuery / Redshift as a data source is beneficial.
  • Previous experience of the computer games industry is beneficial.
  • Self-starter with excellent time management skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Why work for us?

  • Opportunity to work fully UK based remote.
  • VISA sponsorship available on qualifying roles.
  • Explorer policy, allowing you to roam up to 4 weeks of the year without using your leave.
  • Half Day Pay Day holiday – adding 6 days to allowance.
  • My Rewards benefits package including health cash plan, eyecare and 24/7 digital GP service.
  • Mental Health Support, including Mental Health First Aiders and in house Connect 5 training for Line Managers
  • Cycle to work and tech scheme.
  • Green Car benefits scheme provided by Tusker.
  • Gymflex membership.
  • Amazon Voucher on your birthday.
  • Branded merch and swag.
  • Two volunteer days contributing to our CSR efforts.
  • Regular social and sporting activities, including charity fundraising.

 Apply Here!

About our people


By Enthusiasts... For Enthusiasts

We are growing fast and we have big ambitions to lead the way at the pinnacle of innovation. We are looking for individuals with the energy, drive and skill to craft a new generation of entertainment, across a multitude of gaming platforms. We would love to speak with talented people who take pride in a job well done and thrive in a positive environment, where ideas are celebrated, and everyone has a voice.

Our Values


Make fabulous stuff

We are passionate about crafting high quality simulations that excite and engage both experienced and new players.


Enhance life

Our aim is to make software that enhances life. We don’t make games that are addictive, promote gambling, glorify violence or are discriminatory in any way. We would rather celebrate the human condition than devalue it.


Continuously improve

We work as one team, communicating frequently, openly and honestly in the knowledge that when we work together great things happen.


Walk tall

We are proud of who we are, and the entertainment we deliver to our customers around the world. We don’t work for Dovetail Games – we ARE Dovetail Games.

"It's great to be in an environment with like-minded individuals who share the same interest as your own, especially in a friendly and encouraging atmosphere"

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