Senior Business Intelligence Analyst


Sony Interactive Entertainment PlayStation

PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play —it’s also the Best Place to Work. We’ve thrilled gamers since 1994, when we launched the original PlayStation. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment. The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.


Senior Business Intelligence Analyst

Aliso Viejo, CA

Want to be at the Best Place to Play – and to work? Future Technology Group at Sony PlayStation is hiring a Senior Business Intelligence Analyst! Here at FTG, we are passionate about cloud gaming to deliver ground-breaking experience to our customers.

Who Are We?

Business intelligence at FTG is a service organization that builds & maintains technological processes for analyzing data and providing useful insights to Sony PlayStation.

What Do We Want?

We want to empower our stakeholders with actionable & valuable insights and investigations that help FTG Product Owners, Engineers, Developers, Managers and Multi-functional Teams make informed business decisions, ensuring that PlayStation is indeed the place to be.

What will you do?

  • Combine problem solving and sleuthing skills with business knowledge to identify root causes and resolutions for our most complicated questions
  • Work with various multi-functional teams to develop data insights and drive experience improvements
  • Create measurable, reportable, and valuable metrics for our partners by working with data engineering teams to build clean, reliable datasets.
  • Utilize our data visualization and self-service platform MicroStrategy by designing, developing, and supporting sophisticated and interactive dashboard reports, studies and advanced BI visualizations
  • Build and maintain strong peer relationships within the team and outside partners

What will help you be successful?

  • You are a great teammate
  • You want to learn everything and anything
  • You are a critical thinker who is passionate about data and visualizing it
  • You are curious, inventive, meticulous, and tenacious
  • You have strong and well-formed ideas that are open to challenges and feedback
  • You have a passion – whether that is games or fishing or baking or hiking or collecting coins.
  • Given context, you are capable of self-direction
  • You are comfortable with ambiguity and shifting contexts
  • You enjoy exploring new technologies and taking them for a spin
  • You are quick to admit a mistake and happy to fail and learn
  • You are especially communicative and strive to provide the most value to your customers
  • You are easily bored and are looking for an exciting work environment

What do you know?

  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in business intelligence and data analytics
  • Proficient in SQL
  • Nice to Have: Python and Statistics
  • Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge and usage of Standard Visualization Tools i.e., MicroStrategy, Tableau, Looker etc.
  • Experience with HP Vertica is a plus
  • Basic knowledge of data warehouse techniques 

One more thing...

  • BS or equivalent in computer science, MIS, STEM, or a related discipline
  • 3-5 years’ experience or more
  • Willing to move a few miles from a SoCal beach. You can live within driving distance of Aliso Viejo, CA


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Location: Aliso Viejo, CA

Date posted: 2021-12-11