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Sr. Business Analyst - Fire TV

Sr. Business Analyst - Fire TV

Job ID 
482093
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
8/2/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Business Intelligence
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

The Amazon Fire TV Team is looking for a passionate and solution oriented Sr. Business Analyst to run analytical solutions that deepen our collective understanding of customers, influence innovation, and deliver actionable insights. Amazon.com has a culture of data-driven decision-making and demands insights and recommendations that are timely, accurate, and actionable.

The ideal candidate has outstanding business acumen, a restlessness to answer “why?” questions, excellent technical skills, strong analytical abilities, superior written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to influence and lead cross-functional teams. He/she will be a self-starter, comfortable with ambiguity, able to think big (while paying careful attention to detail), and will enjoy working in a fast-paced dynamic environment. He/she will work closely with the Fire TV Marketing and Engagement teams, Finance and other Data Engineers across the Amazon Devices organization.

The ideal candidate will:
- Build scalable solutions/self-serve platforms that will provide data/KPIs to inform business decison making
- Investigate data sources across Amazon and expand existing device data infrastructure
. Identify, develop, manage, and execute analyses to uncover areas of opportunity and present written business recommendations that will help shape the device customer engagement, sales and marketing roadmap.
· Develop a thorough understanding of customer behavior, competitive product trends, and business drivers to inform decision making
· Analyze key insight trends and build models that predict customer behavior, using statistical rigor to simplify and provide thought leadership to device product and marketing groups
· Collaborate with finance and product management as a leader of ongoing analytical support

Basic Qualifications

  • BS/BA Computer Sciences, Math, Statistics or related field.
  • 7+ years of professional experience in data modeling / advanced business analytics
  • Advanced knowledge of SQL and experience with efficient processing of large data sets is a must
  • Experience in designing and building data infrastructure/automated reporting tools
  • Experience in advanced business/customer analytics
  • Top notch written and verbal communication skills to convey key insights from complex analysis in summarized business terms

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in predictive modeling/statistics/econometrics
  • Demonstrated experience delivering actionable insight for a consumer business
  • Experience with Big Data solutions
  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy

Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation