Amazon.Com, Inc. Seattle , WA 98113
Amazon's GSF (Global Specialty Fulfillment) organization encompasses the following new and rapidly growing programs: Prime Now, Fresh, Pantry and Campus. The goal of GSF's supply chain team is to develop an efficient supply chain to facilitate ultra-fast deliveries of everyday essentials, fresh grocery and many other products. As a Business Intelligence Engineer with our team, you will help identify opportunities and implement solutions to improve the efficiency of supply chain network for the ultra-fast delivery programs. You will be responsible for modeling complex/abstract problems and discovering insights through the use of statistical and visualization techniques. Further, you will develop metrics and dashboards to communicate these insights to the Ops teams.
The complexity of research and skills for this role is well beyond basic data entry and research. It involves complex analysis and diving deep into key metrics based on requests, building and maintaining multiple databases, knowledge of software applications to create tools, and understanding of multiple programming languages.
The following provides some detail of the job duties and responsibilities.
Use analytical and statistical rigor to solve complex problems and drive business decisions.
Manipulate/mine data from database tables (ex. Redshift, MySQL, Oracle) using SQL.
Manipulate/mine data from log files by writing scripts (ex. PERL, Python, UNIX)
Develop analytical tools: deep-dive tools, UIs, metrics, and dashboards
Perform deep-dives and root cause analysis to answer business questions
Effectively communicate (written and verbal) solutions and methodologies to senior leadership
Work with engineering teams to enable the appropriate capture and storage of data.