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Data Engineer, Amazon Devices

Data Engineer, Amazon Devices

Job ID 
551976
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
8/7/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Business Intelligence
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Job Description

Do you want to build the premium shopping experiences for millions of Amazon customers? Do you want to work on performance challenges for providing the best recommendations less than 200 milliseconds, given millions of customers and millions of products? Are you interested in working on Machine Learning and data science, believing every customer should not have the same experience? Amazon has a role or you.

We are currently looking for a talented data engineer to play a key role in implementing our next generation datamart solution and making use of latest machine learning and big data technologies to provide deeper insights about each of our devices and Amazon customers. Amazon has a culture of data-driven decision-making and demands business intelligence that is timely, accurate, and actionable. A data engineer should be able to develop, implement, test, document, and operate large-scale, high-volume, high-performance data structures for the Devices organization. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience with traditional Data Warehouse (DW) concepts and have the aptitude to incorporate new approaches and methodologies while dealing with big data. Excellent business and communication skills are a must to develop and define key business questions and to build data sets that answer those questions. You should be able to work with business customers in understanding the business requirements and implementing reporting solutions.

Basic Qualifications

- Minimum 6 years experience with RDBMS concepts and hands on working skills with Oracle/SQL server/MySQL databases in a business environment
- Experience using SQL queries, experience in writing and optimizing SQL queries
- Experience in data visualization software or UI experience (Tableau/Qlikview)
- Experience in BI projects converting business needs to data warehousing and reporting solutions
- Bachelor's Degree in a scientific area

Preferred Qualifications

-Experience in design and development of Data warehousing architecture
- Experience in designing and architecting large data warehouse systems, dimensional modeling
- Experience in big-data using Redshift, hadoop, hive, and/or other open-source tools/technologies would be a plus
- Some experience leveraging SAS, R or matlab to manipulate data and set up automated processes as per business requirement
- Experience with AWS/Cloud based solutions
- Strong ability to interact, communicate, present and influence within multiple levels of the organization
- Masters degree
- Excellent communication skills to be able to work with business owners to develop and define key business questions and to build data sets that answer those questions


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