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Senior Business Intelligence Engineer, Transportation Controllership

Job ID: 2667204 | Services LLC


Do you pioneer? Do you enjoy breaking down and solving complex problems for the benefit of a quickly expanding customer base, focusing first on our customer and working backwards? If so, the Amazon Global Transportation Controllership team is looking for an experienced Senior Business Intelligence Engineer with a strong record of achieving results, to partner in building out our financial systems to support our global transportation network.

As an Amazon Sr.BIE you will be on the forefront of designing and testing Amazon's transportation financial systems that will allow our businesses to scale across the globe. You should have deep expertise in the design, creation, management, and business use of large datasets. You should have excellent business and communication skills to be able to work with business owners to develop and define key business questions, and to build data sets that answer those questions and work with cross functional teams to design solutions. Above all you should be passionate about bringing large datasets together to answer business questions and drive change.

Key job responsibilities
- Design automated processes for in-depth analysis databases.
- Design automated data control processes.
- Collaborate with the software development team to build and test the designed solutions.
- Learn, publish, analyze and improve management information dashboards, operational business metrics decks and key performance indicators.
- Improve tools, processes, scale existing solutions, create new solutions as required based on stakeholder needs.
- Provide in-depth analysis to management with the support of accounting, finance and transportation teams.
- Participate in annual budgeting and forecasting efforts.
- Perform monthly variance analysis and identify risks & opportunities.
- Deliver products that exceed customer satisfaction, ensure data accuracy and completeness, automate manual tasks and develop efficient data pipelines.

A day in the life
Work with the largest dataset in logistics management in the world to drive business insights, support operations and build analytical solutions for partners which can help drive cost control and decision making. As a Business Intelligence Engineer, you will be working in one of the world's largest and most complex data warehouse environments. You will design, implement and support scalable reporting solutions to integrate with multi heterogeneous data sources to retrieve, curate & aggregate data that can be used in reporting, analysis, ML models, GenBI and ad-hoc data requests. You will be exposed to cutting edge AWS big data technologies.

About the team
Transportation Controllership is a global finance team responsible for Financial Reporting and Payment Audit in the transportation space, including import, domestic inbound, warehouse transfer, and outbound shipments. We partner closely with transportation business units and tech teams as to continually refine and scale the business to keep pace with Amazon's rapid growth. Along with our partners in Accounting, we are responsible for the contractual and managerial closing the books on Transportation spend.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Bellevue, WA, USA | Dallas, TX, USA


- 10+ years of professional or military experience
- 5+ years of SQL experience
- Experience programming to extract, transform and clean large (multi-TB) data sets
- Experience with theory and practice of design of experiments and statistical analysis of results
- Experience with AWS technologies
- Experience in scripting for automation (e.g. Python) and advanced SQL skills.
- Experience with theory and practice of information retrieval, data science, machine learning and data mining
- Experience building measures and metrics, and developing reporting solutions
- Experience using Cloud Storage and Computing technologies such as AWS Redshift, S3, Hadoop, etc.
- Experience in discovering business requirements and creating insightful dashboards tailored for various levels of the organization, including senior leadership.


- Experience working directly with business stakeholders to translate between data and business needs
- Experience managing, analyzing and communicating results to senior leadership
- Master's degree in statistics, data science, or an equivalent quantitative field
- Experience with operations/supply chain

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Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $117,300/year in our lowest geographic market up to $202,800/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 This position will remain posted until filled. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.