Assistant Research Analyst – Video Game Insights (LA)

Full Time
Los Angeles
Posted 2 months ago

Role Location: Los Angeles or San Francisco

Assistant Research Analyst – Video Game Insights

Interpret is a global media, entertainment and technology insights agency. We work with the biggest brands in entertainment and technology, across video games, movies and television, consumer electronics, social media, and advertising platforms. We’re looking for an Assistant Research Analyst to join our growing teams in Los Angeles or San Francisco.  This role requires the ability to think critically, tell a story using data, provide top-notch client service and work with a team of equally passionate game enthusiasts. The ideal candidate is someone with a social science research education and a demonstrated interest in market research (through school and/or a past internship or direct experience at a traditional research supplier), with a personal passion for video games who wants to apply their analytic chops and methodological expertise to the game development and distribution process.

Headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices in Seattle, Dallas, San Francisco, London, Shanghai, and Seoul, you will be working on behalf of industry-leading clients to help them make smart, data-driven business decisions across the game and consumer electronic product lifecycle. You will be responsible for helping ensure quality, client-ready deliverables, working with a team of smart, passionate analysts.


  • Assist in all phases of the quantitative and qualitative research process, including vendor management, study design, questionnaire and discussion guide development, field/recruiting, and tab, data analysis and report generation
  • Adhere to quality control processes at each stage of the research process across survey programming logic, data tables, participant rescreening (qual), and reports
  • Analyze quantitative and qualitative data, helping write cogent data-backed “stories”
  • Support the development of new products and sales efforts

Key Skills Needed

  • Analytical; possess an ability to understand and translate research results to help tell a relevant and compelling story
  • Team-oriented; enjoy growing with other team members
  • Multi-task capable and time-sensitive; proficient in working on multiple research projects simultaneously and under tight deadlines
  • Client service-minded; enjoy helping clients solve problems
  • Communicative; excellent communications skills, both verbal and written
  • Detail-oriented; able to fully proof questionnaires, survey programming logic, data tables, and reports
  • Proficient in Excel and PowerPoint; SPSS a plus


0-2 years of experience in marketing research (supplier-side)


Competitive salary + performance bonus, health/dental/vision, 401(k), unlimited vacation

Job function

Insights Analyst, Project Manager

Job Features

Job CategoryInsights
Job CategoryResearch
Job LevelManagement

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