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Data Scientist II - AMZ5744778

Job ID: 2182811 | Amazon.com Services LLC

DESCRIPTION

Job summary
MULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Company: AMAZON.COM SERVICES LLC

Position Title: Data Scientist II

Location: Arlington, Virginia


Position Responsibilities:

Design and implement scalable and reliable approaches to support or automate decision making throughout the business. Apply a range of data science techniques and tools combined with subject matter expertise to solve difficult business problems and cases in which the solution approach is unclear. Acquire data by building the necessary SQL / ETL queries. Import processes through various company specific interfaces for accessing Oracle, RedShift, and Spark storage systems. Build relationships with stakeholders and counterparts. Analyze data for trends and input validity by inspecting univariate distributions, exploring bivariate relationships, constructing appropriate transformations, and tracking down the source and meaning of anomalies. Build models using statistical modeling, mathematical modeling, econometric modeling, network modeling, social network modeling, natural language processing, machine learning algorithms, genetic algorithms, and neural networks. Validate models against alternative approaches, expected and observed outcome, and other business defined key performance indicators. Implement models that comply with evaluations of the computational demands, accuracy, and reliability of the relevant ETL processes at various stages of production.

Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation. #0000

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Position Requirements:

Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Economics, Engineering, or a related field and two years of experience in the job offered or in a related occupation. Employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Economics, Engineering, or a related field and five years of experience in the job offered or a related occupation as equivalent to the Master’s degree and two years of experience. Must have two years of experience in the following skills: (1) building statistical models and machine learning models using large datasets from multiple resources; (2) working with Customer, Product, or Content data modeling and extraction; (3) using database technologies including SQL, ETL, Oracle, or SPSS; (4) applying specialized modelling software including R, Python, or Matlab.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

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