Business Analyst, Distributors, Amazon Fresh

Job Type

Full-time

Full Job Description

Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Economics, Data Science, or related field or equivalent experience

2+ years of years of relevant experience working with data and analytics

Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills to translate ambiguous business requirements into complex analyses, actionable insights, and effective tools

Highly proficient with SQL to process complex datasets from multiple sources and have experience with data analytics

Highly proficient using at least one data visualization product (Tableau, Looker, Amazon QuickSight, etc.)

Proven problem solving skills, project management skills, attention to detail, and exceptional organizational skills

Ability to display complex quantitative data in a simple, intuitive format and to present findings in a clear and concise manner

Job Location: Candidate can opt for New York, Northern Virginia, Nashville or Seattle

Love food? Interested in shaping the grocery offering of Amazon Fresh? Amazon’s Grocery distributors team is seeking a Business Analyst who is excited about translating complex business problems into simple, actionable, and scalable solutions. To be successful in this role, you must have a high capacity for Learn and Be Curious, be comfortable dealing with ambiguity, be an effective communicator, and be organized. Our business moves rapidly, and it’s important to be able to adapt to the latest changes in the business, systems, tools, and techniques for extracting, processing, analyzing, modeling, and taking action on data. You will work directly with business stakeholders to define strategy and requirements, and then lead projects from design through delivery.

As a Business Analyst on distributors team, you will focus on exciting and challenging problems, including:

Translate basic business problem statements into reports that answer customer questions

Enable effective decision making by retrieving and aggregating data from multiple sources and compiling it into a digestible and actionable format

Influence and implement the team’s approach to data

Learn new technology and techniques such that you can meaningfully support product and process innovation

Have in-depth knowledge of the data available and how to collect it; periodically identify more advanced methods of query optimization

Utilize basic data-manipulation tools and cross-check data to determine accuracy

Convert data to information through basic descriptions, aggregations, and pivots

Implement/deploy data visualization or communication tools (e.g., metrics dashboards, decks, flashes)

Share data with stakeholders to inform business decisions

Manage expectations; prioritize own workload and communicate status

Master’s degree in Business, Engineering, Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Economics, Data Science, or related field or equivalent experience

3+ years of years of relevant experience working with data and applied analytics

Prior experience in Retail, Consumables, and/or Supply Chain Management industry

Proficient in a programming language (e.g., Python) for automation of data extraction, processing, and computation

Experience working with AWS products and environment (Redshift, QuickSight, S3, etc).

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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