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Fair Play Analyst

Chess.com

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Posted 4 weeks ago

Join Chess.com's mission to enrich the global chess community as a Fair Play Analyst

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Organisation summary: Chess.com is a vibrant tech and gaming hub, home to one of the largest online chess platforms worldwide. With a diverse team of 700+ individuals across 60+ countries, our mission is to enhance the chess experience for 150M+ players. We celebrate a unique company culture that rejects corporate norms, embraces remote work, and champions a passion for chess and community support.

Role Summary:Analyze gameplay statistics and reports for Titled Players.Monitor competitive events in real-time.Collaborate with the Fair Play Research team on innovative methods for game integrity.

Role Requirements:Expert-level chess player (ELO 2000+).Proven experience in statistical analysis.Minimum 2 years of professional experience in applied statistics.Strong collaboration and communication skills, suitable for a fully distributed team.Commitment to ownership and responsibility within the role.

This full-time opportunity welcomes applicants eligible to work US hours in a 100% remote setting. Discover more about our dynamic virtual team and culture at How Chess.com's Virtual Team Works Together and About Chess.com.

About Us

Chess.com is one of the largest gaming sites in the world and the #1 platform for playing, learning, and enjoying chess.

We are a team of 700+ fully remote people in 60+ countries working hard to serve the global chess community. We are here to support 150M+ chess players worldwide with the best possible product, content, and tools to serve the community!

We are a tech company. A gaming company. A content company. And we do it all with passion and commitment to the game. Above all we prize our mission-driven, flat, life-celebrating, no-corporate culture, and we look forward to meeting you and learning more about what you can bring to the team.

About You

You love chess and stats. You care about protecting the game. You currently work in a field using statistical analysis. And you’ve love to combine those interests! As a Fair Play Analyst, you would work with our awesome team of researchers and analysts to focus on protecting our events and monitoring titled player games.

What You’ll do

  • Analyze the statistics and reports for Titled Players
  • Real-time monitoring of Competitive Events
  • Work with the Fair Play Research team to suggest, test, and evaluate new methods

Preferred Skills

  • Must be expert-level chess player or higher (2000+)
  • Must have a background in statistical analysis
  • Must have 2+ years in using applied statistics in a professional capacity
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills working in a fully distributed team
  • Sense of ownership and responsibility

About the Opportunity

  • This is a full-time position
  • We are 100% remote (always have been, always will be!)
  • This is open to applicants who can legally work on US hours

You can learn more about us here:

We look forward to meeting you!

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