Data ScientistFull time
Are you excited about using econometrics to make multi-million dollar decisions more Science and Data Driven? Are you interested in supporting Consumer Hardware device concepts from innovative idea inception to launch? Do you want to work with Economist and Data Scientist focused on tackling some of the hardest business questions within the Devices business at Amazon and then scaling those Statistics and Econometrics solutions via internal to Amazon tools? Then this could be the role for you!
Amazon.com strives to be Earth’s most customer-centric company where people can find and discover anything they want to buy online. We hire the world’s brightest minds, offering them a fast paced, technologically sophisticated and friendly work environment. Amazon Devices Companion Product and Service team is the area of Amazon focused on inventing platforms that delight customers by eliminating friction they have in supplying, entertaining, and managing the home and beyond.
The Device Companion Product and Service team support over hundreds of device accessories and services ranging from Echo Stands to Kindle Paperwhite Stylus to Fire TV extended warranty to the Amazon Smart Plug. We are creating tools for both internal and external cross-functional partners to assist their decision making, which have big impact to Amazon device business.
In this role, you will support up to various data science decision meetings for device companion product based on various factors, such as device price, inventory, traffic, economical, inflation, and etc. You will leverage Science and Tools produced by the Device Economics team such as conjoint demand models to produce companion product recommendations. As part of the stakeholder-facing arm of the team, you will own relationships with decision makers to help to improve end-customers experience and optimize Organization Strategy more data and Science-driven. In parallel, you will work with Applied Scientists, Economists, and Software Developers to provide meaningful feedback about stakeholder problems to inform business solutions and increase the velocity, quality, and scope behind our recommendations. You will own projects to make progress on Decision Science itself. Through this all, we will invest in your development to pursue your career goals.
- 2+ years of data scientist experience
- 3+ years of data querying languages (e.g. SQL), scripting languages (e.g. Python) or statistical/mathematical software (e.g. R, SAS, Matlab, etc.) experience
- 3+ years of machine learning/statistical modeling data analysis tools and techniques, and parameters that affect their performance experience
- Experience applying theoretical models in an applied environment
- 3+ years of experience in a stakeholder or customer-facing analyst or scientist role, and experience with business partnership
- Experience in Python, Perl, or another scripting language
- Experience in a ML or data scientist role with a large technology company
- Master’s degree
- Experience developing experimental and analytic plans for data modeling processes, use of strong baselines, ability to accurately determine cause and effect relations
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Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $111,600/year in our lowest geographic market up to $212,800/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit https://www.aboutamazon.com/workplace/employee-benefits. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.