26 days old
2017-10-262017-12-25

Senior Data Scientist - Amazon

Seattle, Washington

Job Description

Amazon is seeking a talented, self-directed data scientist to support analytical needs of Amazon Web Services' Field and Partner Marketing teams around the world. This is a unique opportunity to play a key role in an exciting, fast growing business.

You will be working in one of the world's most complex data warehouse environments. You should be skilled in the architecture and operations of DW solutions for the Enterprise using multiple platforms (RDBMS, Columnar, Cloud). You should have extensive experience in analyzing and building models against extremely large datasets. You should have excellent business and communication skills to be able to work with business owners to develop and define key business questions, and to build models and simulations that answer those questions.

 

What you will do

  • Support the analytical needs of the team inclusive of routine reporting, ad hoc, statistical inference, predictive modeling and simulation.
  • Model AWS re:Invent's traffic flows to determine optimal venue planning.
  • Maintain and improve our system for gauging field and partner marketing effectiveness.
  • Work with central economics, machine learning, finance and other analytics team to ensure the most efficient and effective allocation of resources to tackle our team's agenda.
  • Ensure that the quality and timeliness of analytic deliverables to meet field and partner marketing expectations.

Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of professional work experience in Business Intelligence, Analytics or Data Science
  • Previous experience working in the areas of inferential statistics, machine learning, simulation and predictive modeling
  • Proven experience with SQL, Excel and SAS or R

     

Preferred Qualifications

  • Industry experience in a related specialty (e.g., Software Engineer, Business Intelligence Engineer, Data Scientist) with a track record of manipulating, processing, and extracting value from large datasets.
  • Experience building/operating highly available, distributed systems of data extraction, ingestion, and processing of large data sets
  • PhD in a quantitative field such as computer science, economics, finance or statistics

     

 

Company

Amazon Web Services, Inc.

  

Job ID

589980

Categories

  • Data Analytics
  • Data Scientist
  • Business Intelligence

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