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Director of Business Intelligence

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Job description

🌟 Allow us to introduce ourselves

Ancient Gaming, an innovative software creator for the future of iGaming, bucks the trend that has lacked innovation for two decades. We're not trend followers; we're trendsetters. As iGaming pioneers, we challenge the status quo, crafting not just appealing software but a whole new experience for the innovative, high-spending generation seeking to reinvent gaming interactions. Founded in 2018 in Malta, we've become a global presence with 100+ dedicated team members spanning across our brands and 30+ countries. And yes, we're proudly remote-first!

🚀 Your mission as the Director of Business Intelligence!

As the Director of Business Intelligence, you will be responsible for defining the strategy and managing the implementation of the company's data analytics and business intelligence functions. This role focuses on leveraging data to drive business insights, inform decision-making, and enhance operational efficiencies. You will lead a team of data analysts, data scientists, and BI specialists to ensure the organization maximizes the value of its data assets.

Key Responsibilities:

Strategic Leadership

  • Developing and executing the data and business intelligence strategy aligned with the company’s goals and objectives.
  • Promoting data-driven decision-making across the organization by providing strategic insights and recommendations to senior management.

Team Management

  • Building, leading, and mentoring a high-performing team of data analysts, data scientists, and BI specialists.
  • Fostering a collaborative and innovative team culture focused on continuous improvement and professional development.

Data Management and Governance

  • Overseeing the collection, storage, management, and analysis of data across the organization.
  • Implementing and enforcing data governance policies to ensure data accuracy, quality, privacy, and security.

Business Intelligence & Reporting

  • Developing and maintaining robust BI solutions, including dashboards, reports, and data visualizations, to support business operations and strategic initiatives.
  • Ensuring timely and accurate delivery of BI reports and insights to stakeholders.

Analytics and Insights

  • Leading advanced analytics projects to uncover actionable insights and trends from complex data sets.
  • Collaborating with various departments to identify key business questions and design appropriate analytical approaches to address them.

Technology & Tools

  • Evaluating and implementing the latest data and BI tools and technologies to enhance the organization's analytical capabilities.
  • Ensuring the BI infrastructure is scalable, efficient, and capable of supporting the growing data needs of the organization.

Stakeholder Engagement

  • Serving as the primary liaison between the data/BI team and other business units to ensure alignment on data priorities and initiatives.
  • Communicating complex data concepts and insights to non-technical stakeholders effectively.

Performance Monitoring

  • Establishing key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics to measure the effectiveness and impact of data and BI initiatives.
  • Reviewing and reporting on data and BI performance to senior management.

Job requirements

You will thrive in this role if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Economics, Statistics, Business Administration, or a related field. A Master’s degree or MBA will be considered as a plus.
  • At least 7 years of experience in data analytics, business intelligence, or a related field of which at least 3 years are in leadership or management experience within a similar role.
  • Proficiency in data management and BI tools (e.g., SQL, Python, R, Tableau, Power BI).
  • Strong understanding of data warehousing, ETL processes, and data governance.
  • Experience with big data technologies and cloud platforms is a plus.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills with a proven track record of leveraging data to drive business outcomes. 
  • Strong leadership and team management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to convey complex data concepts to a non-technical audience.

What’s in it for you?

  • Flexibility Policy – It's about giving you the freedom to structure your workday in a way that best suits your lifestyle and responsibilities outside of work.
  • Work-from-anywhere Policy – you have the chance to develop our products from anywhere in the world, we are a remote-first company and we are proud of it!
  • Every year for our team-building we choose a location and go there to celebrate our achievements together. 
  • A defined budget to purchase all the equipment you need to set up your home office.
  • L&D budget for you to develop your skills!
  • Spill Mental Health Service – full access to counseling for any employees who need it.
  • Innovative, flat-structured, rapidly growing company with endless opportunities to grow.

This post not only outlines our ideal candidate but also serves as an inspiration for what this role can evolve into. Even if you consider yourself an 80% fit but have a genuine passion for this position, we encourage you to apply. We're eager to hear from individuals who share our enthusiasm. Ancient Gaming is an equal-opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.