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Business Intelligence Engineer

Business Intelligence Engineer

Job ID 
550964
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
9/22/2017
Company 
Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Non-tech
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Job Description

Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides companies of all sizes with an infrastructure web services platform in the cloud (“cloud computing”). With AWS, you can procure compute power, storage, and many other services – gaining access to a suite of elastic IT infrastructure services as your business demands them. AWS is the leading platform for designing and developing applications for the cloud and is growing rapidly with hundreds of thousands of companies in over 190 countries on the platform.

As a Business Intelligence Engineer with AWS Sales Strategy & Operations, you will be working in a large, complex, and dynamic data environment. We are looking for an experienced BI Engineer with an uncanny ability to integrate multiple heterogeneous data sources to build efficient, flexible, and scalable data warehouse and reporting solutions. The ideal candidate has deployed Tableau Server to 500+ users, optimizing the architecture for performance and positive end-user experience. They are enthusiastic about learning new technologies and implementing solutions using these technologies to empower internal customers and scale the platform. The ideal candidate demonstrates solid communication skills and the ability to partner with Research Scientists and business owners across technical and non-technical teams to develop and define key business questions, then build the solutions that answer those questions.

In this role, you will serve as the expert in designing, implementing, and operating a stable, scalable, low cost environment to flow information from the data warehouse into end-user facing reporting applications such as Tableau and AWS QuickSight. Above all, you should be excited about bringing large datasets together to answer business questions and drive data-driven decision making.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Plan, design, implement, and manage a deployment of self-service data visualization platform, in Tableau
  • Create ETL procedures and SQL queries to bring data in from data warehouse and alternate data sources
  • Utilize database technologies, including Redshift, AWS Athena and Tableau to design, develop, and evaluate analyses and highly innovative business intelligence tools and reporting
  • Establish scalable, efficient, automated processes for large scale data analyses
  • Support the development of performance dashboards that encompass key metrics to be reviewed with senior leadership and sales management
  • Work with business owners and partners to build data sets that answer their specific business questions
  • Support Data Analysts and Research Scientist in analyzing usage data to derive new insights and fuel customer success


Basic Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related technical field and 5+ year of experience in data warehousing.
  • 5+ years of experience working on ETL, data modeling, business intelligence architecture
  • Experience with SQL to query relevant datasets
  • Understanding of advanced Data Warehousing concepts and track record of applying these concepts on the job.
  • Experience building self-service reporting solutions using business intelligence software (e.g., OBIEE, Tableau, Amazon Quicksight, etc.)
  • Ability to complete projects timely, accurately and with strong attention to detail, with continuous communication of progress updates to stakeholders

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in Tableau Server environment
  • Experience with scripting languages like Python, Ruby, or Unix shell scripts
  • Experience in data mining (SQL, ETL, data warehouse, etc.) and using databases in a business environment with large-scale, complex datasets
  • Experience with Tableau, QuickSight, OBIEE or similar BI Reporting Platform
  • Data visualization and dashboarding experience (Tableau preferred)
  • Establish scalable, efficient, automated processes for large scale data analyses, model development, model validation, and model implementation
  • Develop solutions that utilize the highest standards of analytical rigor and data integrity
  • Exceptional troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent verbal/written communication & data presentation skills, including experience communicating to both business and technical teams
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively across various internal organizations