Data Scientist I

Amazon.Com, Inc. Santa Monica , CA 90405

Posted 2 months ago

Data Scientist Role

Want to shape the future of television through data science? We've got the shows people love to watch (The Man in the High Castle, Bosh, Catastrophe) and the Golden Globes loves to honor (Transparent, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Goliath) and even an Oscar winning film (Manchester By the Sea). You've got the skills to unlock the patterns behind how people consume that content and ways the marketing, scheduling and show development can be optimized.

We are looking for a customer-focused, solutions-oriented Research Scientist for our Amazon Studio Research team. The department is growing to provide more insights about our viewers and provide analytical solutions for the acquisition and retention of customers, revenue enhancement, and the delivery of a compelling consumer experience.

The goal of the role is to use the most effective data modeling techniques to discover the kinds of shows people want to see, the marketing that drives them to action, the scheduling and pacing of our releases, and the attribution models that make it all work. The data tools you build and the models you create will help drive and define the future of television for millions of customers.

Responsibilities include:

  • Demonstrate thorough technical knowledge on Statistical modeling, Probability and Decision theory, Operations Research techniques, and other quantitative modeling techniques.

  • Understand the business reality behind large sets of data and develop meaningful solutions comprising of analytics as well as marketing management.

  • Work closely with internal stakeholders like the creative development executives, the business affairs team, the marketing group, and the program planners.

  • Innovate by adapting new modeling techniques and procedures.

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Data Scientist I

Amazon.Com, Inc.