Amazon Video is fast becoming one of the major global players in digital entertainment. We are changing the way millions of customers enjoy movies and TV shows. Amazon Original shows, offered as part of a Prime subscription, have now won Emmys, Golden Globes and a BAFTA.
Are you passionate about leveraging data to deliver actionable insight that impacts the daily business decisions at Amazon? Does the prospect of dealing with massive volumes of data excite you? Do you like getting "scrappy" with data to answer challenging product and customer behaviour questions?
Our ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced environment, relishes working with large volumes of data, enjoys the challenge of highly complex business contexts (that are typically being defined in real-time), and, above all else, is a passionate about data and analytics. In this role you will be part of a business team to produce a full 360 degree view of our customers, analyze the results, work with business leaders to form strategic opinions, and then publish the data back out to all interested teams. Often times, the ideal set of data will not be available and you'll have to think creatively about what is available in order to drive results. Amazon has a culture of data-driven decision-making, and demands business intelligence that is timely, accurate, and actionable.
Own the design, development, and maintenance of metrics, reports, analyses, dashboards, etc. to drive key business decisions.
Reporting of key insight trends, using statistical rigor to simplify and inform the larger team of noteworthy story lines.
Retrieving and analysing data using Oracle SQL, Excel, and other data management systems
Ensuring data accuracy by validating data for new and existing tools. Learn and understand a broad range of Amazon's data resources and know how, when, and which to use and which not to use.
Developing and proposing new metrics, recommending strategies to stakeholders to improve business results, and working across our organization to make actionable intelligence available to business stakeholders.
Supporting cross-functional teams on the day-to-day execution of projects and initiatives.
Apply data mining, quantitative analysis, and statistics to understand how our customers interact with our business and how our business impacts Amazon.
Work closely with engineering teams to design and build scalable data solutions to support fast growth and continually align the BI roadmap to the needs of the business.
Serve as the SME to the full suite of Amazon’s data tools and resources.
Communicate insights and recommendations to senior management.
For this role we require:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Finance, Statistics or related discipline.
Relevant experience in a business intelligence role, including data warehousing and business intelligence tools, techniques and technology, or experience in analytics, business analysis or comparable consumer analytics solutions
Extensive years of experience in data mining, ETL/SQL, etc. and using databases in a business environment.
Ability to build complex dashboards using Excel and other tools
Strong statistical skills
Proficiency at querying and creating simple relational databases
Further qualifications would be a plus:
Strong organizational and multitasking skills with ability to balance competing priorities
Experience of advanced modelling techniques (e.g. regression, segmentation)
Ability to script in Python, Perl, or Bash
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.
All offers are conditional on references, verification of the right to work in the UK, and successful background screening check. This will include previous employment verification, qualification verification (if relevant) and a basic criminal check. Further details of this policy/procedure will be sent to you along with your conditional offer.