Amazon

Business Analyst

3+ months agoSeattle, WA

DESCRIPTION

Are you passionate about working on mobile space? Are you looking to transform the way we engage our customers through apps and games? Do you love data and have a passion for technology? Do you want to work at a team that solves significant customer problems through innovative technology? Amazon requires leaders who move fast, have an unrelenting tenacity to get things done, and are capable of breaking down and solving complex problems.

We are looking for a smart, analytical, excited and results-oriented Sr. Business Analyst to join the Mobile Android Appstore team. This opportunity could be based in Seattle, or Irvine. You will work directly with Finance, Business Development, along with Product and Marketing Managers to analyze and develop insights that inform how we attract new while engage and delighting current customers.
Specific responsibilities include the following:


• Enable effective decision making by retrieving and aggregating data from multiple sources and compiling it into a digestible and actionable format

• Partner with the team to create key performance indicators and new methodologies for measurement

• Prepare and deliver business reviews to the senior management team regarding progress and roadblocks

• Quickly build a thorough understanding of the mobile apps and games industry, its seasonality and global business trends and continually monitor the impact of important industry developments.

• Analyze historical and segmentation data to identify trends and insights

• Participate in strategic and tactical planning discussions

• Design, develop and maintain scaled, automated, user-friendly systems, reports, dashboards, etc. that will support our business needs.

• Strong verbal/written communication and data presentation skills, including an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams.

• Translate data into actionable insights

• Identify areas of opportunity to automate and scale ad-hoc analyses

• Develop think big ideas to drive customer insights, engagement acquisition and retention

• Participate in strategic and tactical planning discussions

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• 5+ years of experience in a business analyst/data analyst/statistical analyst role
• 3+ years of experience conducting analysis and data mining using Excel
• Proficient extracting and processing data using SQL
• Experience in data visualization platforms
• Self-driven, and able to deliver on ambiguous projects with incomplete data.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• 7+ years of relevant experience in a business analyst, data analyst or statistical analysis role
• Master's Degree in Economics, Business Analytics, Statistics, Econometrics, Mathematics or related quantitative field or MBA with a concentration in Quantitative Analysis.
• Experience in mobile, entertainment, and software development is a plus.
• Strong grasp of quantitative data analysis and statistics.
• Demonstrated advanced ability to draw insights from data and clearly communicate them to the stakeholders and senior management
• Strong verbal/written communication and data presentation skills, including an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams
• Be self-driven, and show ability to deliver on ambiguous projects with incomplete or dirty data.
• Passionate about contributing to the team growth
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age

Job ID: Amazon-1145703