Data Scientist II

Job ID: 1191094 | Amazon Retail LLC

DESCRIPTION

Amazon has built a reputation for excellence with recent examples of being named the #1 most trusted company for customers. To deliver on this reputation for trust the Marketplace Abuse team is tasked with identifying and preventing abuse for our customers and brand owners worldwide.
Selling Partner Abuse is hiring a Data Scientist who will research and develop innovative statistics based approaches to predict the near-term future. We are working on cutting edge research and we support Patent and publishing papers. The Scientist must understand deeply about Statistical methods and love extracting, nurturing and transforming high volume of data into actionable business information and making it readily accessible to stakeholders.







BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

MS in Statistics, Computer Science, Applied Math, Economics, Operations Research, or a related quantitative field + 5 years experience or BS + 7 years experience · Demonstrated experience and success in leading large-scale projects. · Track record of developing and implementing models and visualizations using programming and scripting (Scala, Python, R, Ruby, and/or Matlab). · Experience with statistical analysis, various forecasting, optimization and statistical tools and communicating results, plans and/or risks clearly.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

PhD or Master in Operations Research, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or related field. · Programming / scripting experience (Java/Scala, Python, R, Ruby, C#, and/or PHP). · Experience collaborating with sales, operations and engineering teams is a plus. · Knowledge of cloud computing and AWS services is a plus. · Excellent analytical and communication skills and ability to influence stakeholders. Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation