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Amazon: Sr. Business Intelligence Engineer, Video Advertising


An outstanding BI engineer to design how our data will be stored and used, extract meaning from billions of data points, and automate processes to feed the right data into our machine learning engine.



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


Job Description
Help create the future of advertising and digital entertainment with Amazon! It's an exciting time to be on the Video Advertising team. Our team builds the front end user interface and back end systems to power Video Advertising on Amazon's robust streaming video platform with access from web browsers, smart TVs, mobile phones and tablet devices.

We are looking for an outstanding business intelligence engineer that can design how our data will be stored and used, extract meaning from billions of data points, and automate processes to feed the right data into our machine learning engine. Furthermore, the person should be able to analyze data from different sources, make sense of the results, and be able to communicate them to top management. Amazon.com has a culture of data-driven decision-making and this is an unparalleled opportunity to design, build and own the data solution for a business that is taking off. If this sounds like a challenge you are excited to take on, this is the position for you.

Responsibilities
You know and love working with business intelligence tools, can model multidimensional datasets, and can partner with customers to answer key business questions. You are analytical, curious and creative. You will also have the opportunity to display your skills in the following areas:
  • Own the design, development and maintenance of metrics, reports, analyses, and dashboards to drive key business decisions.
  • Use data mining, model building, and other analytical techniques to develop and maintain customer segmentation and predictive models to drive the business and improve our machine learning engine.
  • Own the creation of new metrics, techniques, and strategies to improve usage, campaign targeting and measurement.
  • Interface with business customers and software developers, gathering requirements and delivering complete reporting solutions.
  • Participate in strategic & tactical planning discussions and solve difficult problems in building our advertising product.

 
Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance or related technical field.
  • 5+ years of relevant employment experience.
  • Excellent knowledge of Oracle SQL, Excel, Linux and ETL
  • Experience in database design and data mining in a business environment with large-scale, complex datasets.
  • Experience in gathering requirements and formulating business metrics for reporting.

 
Preferred Qualifications
  • An MS degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance, Machine Learning or related technical field
  • Experience in online advertising.
  • Experience with big data and object oriented programming languages (python, ruby, perl, java, etc.).
  • Experience in Machine learning
  • Strong verbal/written communication & data presentation skills, including an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams.

 
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