Our ideal candidate will have a) business analysis experience and b) e-commerce technology expertise and a demonstrated ability to define business requirements and work on technical projects.
In this role, you are also expected to work closely with your peers, operations managers / senior managers / senior leaders to understand their requirement and deliver on actionable predictive problems.
In this role you will :
Work across different business lines to address business challenges, perform analyses and explain the results to senior leaders
Develop new predictive and optimization models as well as algorithms for key applications.
Design and implement quick experimentation to test new ideas
Design and execute research project plans, regular communications to key project stakeholders, summary of project findings and formulate action plans
Navigate a variety of data sources, such as enterprise data, customize surveys, focus groups, and / or external data sources
Guide the technical approach for the design and implementation of successful models and algorithms in support of teams across Amazon
Work in expert cross-functional teams delivering on demanding projects.
Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straight-forward solutions.
Share knowledge in state-of-the-art statistics and machine learning research or frontier applied mathematical modelling and computation applicable to our problem space.
Bachelor's degree in Economics, Statistics, Information Systems, Mathematics or related field
Proficiency of data mining and processing using SQL and at least one of SAS / R / Python
3+ years of professional experience in a business analyst / data analyst / statistical analyst role
SQL databases and Excel to manage and analyze large data sets
Excellent written and communication skills
Advanced computer literacy in Microsoft Office (especially MS Excel) applications
Excellent analytical, problem solving and logical reasoning skills
Passion for innovation, automation and operational excellence
Ability to handle complex and ambiguous scenarios
Ability to organize, prioritize and schedule work assignments.
Ability to manage conflicting priorities - capability to work on several projects in parallel
Proven ability to manage reporting and analysis
Demonstrated passion for delivering a positive Seller experience, and maintain composure in difficult situations
Can adapt well to changing circumstances, direction, and strategy
Proven record of innovation and strategic impact across teams.
Excellent interpersonal skills and a can-do never-give-up attitude.
Proven ability at looking at solutions in unconventional ways; sees opportunities to innovate and can lead the way.
An eye towards continuous process improvement, including the ability to innovate and simplify.
Experience mentoring the research scientist community on complex technical and business issues.