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Data Scientist

Jackpotjoy group, is a global online gaming operator with over 30 online bingo and casino brands including Jackpotjoy, Costa Bingo, Vera&John, Botemania, Starspins, and Intercasino. We are a passionate team of Winners creating Winners, with the aim of delivering The Jackpotjoy Winning Feeling to The World.

At JackpotJoy Group we are looking for another star to join the growing Data Team. You will help us leverage vast amounts of data that we collect every day to improve our products and processes and ensure our customers can enjoy the best online entertainment. This is a great chance to secure a role working for a Company that offers a supporting environment and excellent visibility to the wider business.


  • Building advanced and actionable analytical models covering multiple areas of the business. Some of the sample challenges we would expect you to help us tackle:
    • Customer journey optimization 
    • Customer value modelling
    • Reducing attrition
    • Bonus abuse and fraud detection and prevention
    • Product recommendation.
  • Collaboration with the CRM team to make sure output of the models is actioned in the best way possible through relevant communication channels.
  • Ongoing monitoring and adapting of existing models to changing conditions.
  • Working with the Data Engineering team on implementation of created solutions.
  • Assisting in the continued development of the big data ecosystem.
  • Supporting analytics and working on ad-hoc analytical projects when required.


  • Degree in the quantitative discipline and several years of relevant experience. Theoretical and practical knowledge of several of the following areas: 
    • Discriminant models (classification,regression)
    • Time series analysis
    • Bayesian analysis
    • Reduction of dimensionality (extraction and selection of features)
    • Unsupervised learning o Graph analysis
    • Visualization of multidimensional data.
  • Practical experience in design, implementation, optimization and testing of algorithms.
  • Knowledge of technologies and programming languages like Python (pandas, numpy, scikit learn, keras/tensorflow), R, Java, SQL.
  • Knowledge of analytics, database design and predictive modelling.
  • Nice to have knowledge of tools for processing large distributed data sets, like Amazon EMR or Spark.
  • Eager to explore new territories and finding creative and unusual ways to solve problems. 


We believe this process works both ways, so what can we do for you? We’re a motivated team aiming to become one of the best casino teams in the business, and our company is one of the fastest growing companies in the industry. We’ve come a long way in a short time and we want only the best candidates on board to join us as we keep reaching new heights! 

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The Emporium, Triq C. De Brocktorff, Msida
Malta Directions

Why join us?

  • Relocation opportunities

    Is your dream job at Jackpotjoy Group in Malta, but you’re all the way in Brazil? Fear not! If we feel that YOU are the most successful candidate for a position, then we will offer a very attractive relocation package to help you on your way.

  • Full ownership

    We encourage all our employees to take complete ownership of whatever they’re working on. Be confident. Be empowered. Be successful.

  • Fast career track

    Do you know where you want to be in 5 years’ time? Then tell us! We love a long term plan and will do the utmost to help you get there.

  • Amazing colleagues

    Hey, we have to spend 8 hours a day together. That’s over 2000 hours a year. They don’t just need to be pretty awesome people, they need to be the best of the best.

Office Culture & Environment

We pride ourselves on being one of the most dynamic multi-brand online casinos, with an ambition to bring the Jackpotjoy Group winning feeling to the world.

We're well on our way to becoming a world-wide player, thanks to a team of over 350 awesome and talented individuals, across 12 offices globally - on a mission to drive us towards being the best in the business. 

We work hard and play hard, and if this sounds like the place for you, then you're in the right corner.

As our good friend Aristotle once said: “Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.”

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