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Sr. Data Engineer, Amazon Devices

Sr. Data Engineer, Amazon Devices

Job ID 
549578
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
10/11/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Finance & Accounting
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

The Amazon Devices team is actively looking for a Senior Data Engineer to play a key role in the development and implementation of a platform to support the WW Amazon Devices Business Development team.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the most transformative businesses at Amazon.

The role operates in a fast-paced, global, results-oriented environment, and will have the opportunity to participate as a technical liaison between our financial strategy team, BD, Finance, BI (and external BI teams), Tablet marketing, and the Silk team to automate forecasting, execute analysis, and inform product decisions.

Key Responsibilities
- Partner with Devices business and technical resources, online and offline channel finance, product management finance, and operations and development finance to design and develop a consolidated data platform as well as reporting tools to support custom specialized reporting needs.
- Collaborate with both the finance and business teams to understand the strategies and deliverables
- Develop reporting to support weekly performance metrics including KPI metrics, monthly historical results, monthly forecasts, annual operating plans, and long range three year plans

- Write complex SQL queries to source data from one of the largest datasets in the world at Amazon

Basic Qualifications

· Bachelor's degree or higher in a quantitative/technical field (e.g. Computer Science, Economics, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering).
· 5+ years of relevant experience one of the following areas: data science, data engineering, business intelligence or business analytics.
· Expert-level proficiency in writing complex, highly-optimized SQL queries across large datasets.
· Demonstrated ability in data modeling, ETL development, and Data warehousing.
· Ability to manage competing priorities simultaneously and drive projects to completion.

Preferred Qualifications

· 7+ years of experience as a BI Engineer, Business/Financial Analyst or Systems Analyst in an internet-based company with large, complex data sources.
· Experience with AWS services including S3, Redshift, EMR and RDS.
· Experience with Machine Learning concepts and tools (Python experience is a strong plus).
· Knowledge with statistical and/or econometric modeling.
· Experience in BI/DW as a change leader providing strategic research, recommendations, and implementations.
· Demonstrated experience managing and prioritizing a project backlog.
· Demonstrated experience defining and driving an analytics roadmap.

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