User Acquisition Marketing Analyst
at A Thinking Ape in Vancouver
A Thinking Ape is a growing independent mobile games startup with big ambitions. Our years of success comes down to our belief in people: Both our staff and our players. We build games that foster communities and provide our players with tools to interact in deeply strategic and passionate ways, creating games that become a part of our player’s lives. However, building games of this quality is challenging, so we work hard to find the smartest and most talented people in the world, then give them the freedom to do their best work.
A Thinking Ape is looking for a User Acquisition Marketing Analyst for a full-time permanent position in our Vancouver office.
You will create and execute effective large scale advertising campaigns for our top mobile games. Work in a startup environment where you will independently manage multiple campaigns and have a direct impact on the bottom line.
As a User Acquisition Marketing Analyst you will:
Create, execute, and optimize user acquisition campaigns on a day-to-day basis to meet volume, quality and ROI goals
Work closely with creative and product teams to drive features that improve user acquisition KPIs and top-of-funnel experience
Discover and test new user acquisition channels
Compile performance data and make decisions regarding campaign direction based on analysis
Create performance reports, both scheduled and on-the-fly
Be a go-to resource for understanding the performance history and market characteristics of our games
Your background should include:
A strong analytical skill set and experience working with metrics
Experience with performance marketing or mobile ad platforms (Facebook, RTB, display, etc.)
Mid-to-advanced Excel skills
Experience that shows an understanding of the mobile app marketplace
Tell us if you:
Have passion for mobile games, analytics and problem solving
Hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
Have a statistical or finance background
Have experience in a startup or mobile gaming studio
A Thinking Ape is built to allow you to do great work. We champion a culture of ownership, based on exploration and debate regardless of position. Our team is supported with an open concept studio space, movable standing workstations and employee-determined work schedules. We keep communication flowing with quarterly State of the Ape meetings, face time with founders and regular one-on-ones with your team lead.
Other perks our apes enjoy:
Earn a fat pay cheque with very large year end bonuses
Employee stock options
$1500 per year towards your professional development
Health & dental coverage for you and your family, including MSP and travel
Work life balance:
Enjoy extra personal / flex days on top of your annual vacation
Fitness reimbursement allowance to keep you healthy
Monthly social & teambuilding events
Play on our company hockey or dodgeball teams
Participate in weekly board game / Wii tournaments
More awesomeness like:
Employee referral bonus
Well stocked kitchen with unlimited snacks
Weekly catered lunches
Birthday and anniversary celebrations
If you’re ready to make the next generation of top grossing mobile games, we’d love to hear from you!
Know someone else who would be a good fit? We’re happy to award you $1,000 for a successful referral! Check out our website for more details.
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