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Amazon: Business Intelligence Engineer, Mobile Business Development


Talented BI Engineer who is passionate about using data to drive crucial business decisions regarding our activity in the mobile ecosystem.



Amazon Company: Amazon
Location: Seattle, WA
Web: www.amazon.com


Who We Are
Since 1994, Amazon has evolved from a single retail website to become a global development platform as well as an e-commerce and publishing partner. Innovation is in our DNA, and we constantly seek out the world's brightest technology minds to research and develop new solutions to improve the lives of our customers: shoppers, sellers, content creators, and developers around the world. Because that's what being Earth's most customer-centric company is all about, and it's still Day One at Amazon.

Job Description
Amazon Mobile is one of the fastest-growing and strategic new business areas inside Amazon. We are looking for a talented Business Intelligence (BI) Engineer who is passionate about using data to drive crucial business decisions regarding our activity in the mobile ecosystem. This role will focus on building world class processes around designing, collecting, organizing and presenting data to analyze our mobile site/application traffic, understand customer behavior, feature performance and accurately calculate ROI across multiple marketing and Business Development channels. As a BI Engineer working on the analytics platform, you will be developing and supporting the analytic technologies to give our internal customers flexible and structured access to data that is timely, accurate and actionable.

A successful candidate knows and loves working with BI tools, is comfortable accessing and working with data from multiple sources, and can partner with internal stakeholders to help drive the business.

Responsibilities
  • Collect, analyze and present actionable data to drive marketing, business development and product management decisions at a senior level Understand high-level business objectives and continually align work with those objectives to meet needs of business
  • Analyze and solve problems at their root, stepping back to understand the broader context
  • Recognize and adopt best practices in reporting and analysis; data integrity, test design, analysis, validation and documentation
  • Write high quality code to retrieve and analyze data
  • Learn and understand a broad range of Amazon's data resources and know when, how and which to use and which not to use

 
Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance or related discipline
  • 4+ years of relevant experience in business intelligence role, including data warehousing, business intelligence tools, query techniques and technology
  • Experience with complex data analysis, diving deep and coming up with effective solutions
  • Experience with gathering requirements and formulating business metrics for reporting
  • Excellent knowledge of SQL, Excel and OLAP; using databases in environment with large-scale complex datasets

 
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master's degree in math, statistics, computer science or equivalent technical field
  • Management and leadership experience would be an added bonus
  • Proven ability to identify solutions in unconventional ways; innovate and simplify processes
  • Strong verbal/written communication & data presentation skills, including an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams

 
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