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Senior Manager, Economist , AWS Central Economics

Job ID: 2319427 | Amazon Web Services, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

AWS Central Economics is an interdisciplinary team on the cutting edge of economics, statistical analysis, and machine learning whose mission is to solve problems that have high risk with abnormally high returns. Our team leverages the strengths of our scientists to build solutions for some of the toughest business problems here at Amazon AWS.

We are looking for an exceptionally talented, seasoned, and motivated Economist to manage a team of economists and data scientists to drive the science for AWS.

Key job responsibilities
Manage a team of economists and data scientists to deliver actionable economic analyses to business leaders, provide leadership on the economics and science used in the analyses, and engage with business leaders to identify challenges AWS faces that call for in-depth economic analyses and to ensure the analyses have their intended impact.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in economics or in a related field
  • 5-10 years of post-PhD experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience with causal estimation and/or with empirical industrial organization techniques.
  • Proficiency in R, Stata, or Python



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