Are you passionate about working with data, driven to dive deep, and eager to make broad business impact? Amazon is looking for a talented, customer-focused lead to conduct market research on senior specialized talent and industry trends across AI, Machine Learning, UX Design, and more. This is a central role supporting Amazon teams globally.
The ideal candidate will be analytical and possess a strong passion for developing insights, scoping analysis plans, and providing critical information that drives a dynamic and fast-growing business. To accomplish this, you will have the ability to think strategically, act tactically, write effectively and display strong analytical and critical thinking skills. You will also have excellent business acumen and communication skills in order to be able to work with business leaders to develop and define key business questions, work with teams to set up the right data structure and collect information, and design the analysis model that answers these questions.
You will be responsible for managing a variety of talent-related research projects which range from researching individual candidates to analyzing macro market trends. Analysis projects include, but are not limited to: gathering competitive intelligence, writing domain white papers, conducting geographic deep dives, developing top prospect lists, conducting conference research, reporting on internal metrics, developing event and speaker series lists, managing CRM database efforts, and identifying opportunities for automation.
Lead special research projects/recruiting initiatives
Guide a global talent mapping strategy and direction
Conduct primary and secondary research leveraging various specialized research techniques
Maintain scrutiny upon marketplace trends and competitive opportunities
Partner with Market Intelligence Recruiters to build effective passive candidate sourcing strategies
Manage expectations by articulating in writing a plan with deliverables, timelines, and a formal tracking process
Display complex quantitative data in a simple, intuitive format and to present findings in a clear and concise manner
Prioritize assignments to complete work in a timely manner and deliver results in a fast paced environment
Perform effectively under conditions of fluctuating workload
Work independently and follow through on assignments with minimal direction; take action when answers to a problem are not readily apparent
Develop creative analytical solutions which leverage advanced methodologies such as machine learning, NLP, and related techniques
Directly manage a team of Analysts with a focus on delivering against goals and facilitating team member career development