Amazon is one of the world’s most highly trafficked sites and delivering impactful advertising that helps customers find the right products and companies connect with their customers is one of our key business initiatives. The Advertising Measurement team is building a big data platform to provide machine learning based solutions to measure and optimize advertising.
You will play a key role in building the appropriate data ecosystem and leverage big data solutions to deliver insights and optimize ROI for marketing dollars. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience with traditional Data Warehouse (DW) concepts and have the aptitude to incorporate new approaches and methodologies while dealing with big data. Excellent business and communication skills are a must to develop and define key business questions and to build data sets that answer those questions. You should be able to work with business customers in understanding the business requirements and implementing reporting solutions.
This position will need to have substantial interaction with the analytics teams located in Seattle and NYC, as well as stakeholders in US, EU and Asia. International travel may be required.
- Exposure to Big Data Ecosystem and hands-on knowledge on hadoop, hive, pig, spark - Exposure to AWS Ecosystem and hands-on knowledge on - Deep hands-on knowledge in using advanced SQL queries, experience in writing and optimizing efficient SQL queries - Experience in BI projects converting business needs to data warehousing and reporting solutions - Excellent communication skills to be able to work with business owners to develop and define key business questions and to build data sets that answer those questions
- Strong unix shell scripting abilities - Strong in any programming languages such as Java, Python - Strong ability to interact, communicate, present and influence within multiple levels of the organization