Amazon

Sr. Business Intelligence Engineer

3+ months agoBangalore, India

DESCRIPTION

At Amazon, we are working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. Amazon US Books content acquisition analytics team is looking for a strong Sr. Business Intelligence Engineer to build robust data products that help our diverse product/programs teams acquire Books content that our customer love, in various formats like Kindle, Physical book, audio... to consume via different models like subscriptions, rental, ala-carte etc.

Our team mission is to build best in class tools that endure and speeds access to information and insight. As a Sr. business intelligence engineer, you will partner with internal teams like vendor, account, product management teams to understand reporting and analytics needs. You will play a pivotal role in framing analytical solution/reporting product to address the reporting/analytics needs. You are an expert BI engineer who will use a combination of reporting tools like QuickSight, data engineering, programming, quantitative skills, business acumen and excellent communication skills to develop reporting that can scale for global books org. The successful candidate will be a self-starter, comfortable with ambiguity, has strong attention to detail, and ability to work in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment, and driven by a desire to innovate in this space. You will develop new reporting and analytics services that can significantly improve value proposition for Amazon, publishers and for customers.

Key Responsibilities:
• Build scalable solutions / self-serve platforms that will provide data / KPIs to inform business decision making
• Evaluate right KPIs to understand the health of the business, Set up reporting to track the trends and build tools to alarm adverse trends
• Apply data mining and quantitative analysis to understand ways to improve our content selection for customers
• Acquire various data sources to enable holistic Books category analysis by format, business model, genera etc.
• Recognize and adopt best practices in reporting and analysis: data integrity, test design, analysis, validation, and documentation
• Proactively identify analysis that can help uncover FCF, selection expansion opportunities.
• Proactively partner with vendor management and Finance teams, identify analysis to improve FCF, customer inputs, operational efficiency.
• Build various data visualizations to tell the story and let the data speak for itself
• Mentor junior engineers on the team

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• BA/BS in Business, Economics, Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics or related technical/quantitative field
• 8+ years of experience in business intelligence engineering /development of scalable reporting solutions using tools like Tableau/QuickSight and expertise in using big data technologies to work with very large scale diverse data and development of unified data marts.
• Experience in automation using scripting languages like VBA, Python, Perl, Ruby, R etc
• Experience in working with business stakeholders, building and prioritizing key features from analytics requirements backlog
• Strong verbal/written communication & data presentation skills, including an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams.
• Ability to effective prioritize projects, manage multiple competing priorities simultaneously and drive projects to completion under tight deadlines

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Master's Degree Information Science, Data Science or a related field preferred
• 9+ years of experience in business intelligence engineering /development of scalable reporting solutions using tools like Tableau/QuickSight and expertise in using big data technologies to work with very large scale diverse data and development of unified data marts.
• Experience on AWS Big Data technologies, like RedShift, S3, Aurora, Data Pipeline, QuickSight etc.
• Experience building and analyzing models using various statistical tools for predictive modeling. Familiar with theory and practice of machine learning.
• Experience using analytics to influence multiple departments, increasing their productivity and effectiveness to achieve strategic goals.
• Strong verbal/written communication & data presentation skills, including an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams.
• Ability to effective prioritize projects, manage multiple competing priorities simultaneously and drive projects to completion under tight deadlines

Job ID: Amazon-1471406