Economist

Job ID: 1523614 | Amazon.com Services LLC

DESCRIPTION

The AWS Central Economics team is growing its downstream impact evaluation team. We are looking for a PhD economist. The ideal candidate has a background in causal analysis, applied micro-econometrics, and the design of complex randomized control trials.

You will collaborate with the PhD economists, data scientists, and applied scientists in the impact evaluation team, learn about AWS cloud products, and lead a project that applies advanced econometrics techniques to the estimation of dynamic treatment effects. You will work in close contact with senior leadership.



BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Ph.D. in economics or in a related field

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Working knowledge of Python
· Experience with discrete choice modeling and estimation
· Experience with ML methods applied to problems of causal inference
· 2-3 years of post PhD experience
· Experience with causal estimation and experiments
· Experience programming in R
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