Amazon's Inventory Planning Automation team is looking for an experienced, passionate, and hard-working Data Engineer to join our fast paced, stimulating environment to advance the future of retail with innovation and technology.
The Inventory Planning Automation team is part of the Supply Chain Optimization Technology (SCOT) Team within the Operations Organization. The charter of the SCOT team is to maximize Amazon's return on our inventory investment in terms of Free Cash Flow and customer satisfaction. We accomplish this by applying advanced statistical methods and empirical analysis to predict and evaluate Amazon's inventory needs. We provide data-driven recommendations to senior business leaders to optimize this critical element of Amazon's supply chain. All this puts the Inventory Planning group at the nexus of operations, logistics, capacity planning, and our retail business teams.
As a Data Engineer, you will analyze large amounts of business data, solve real world problems, and develop metrics and business cases that will enable us to continually delight our customers worldwide. You will also work with a team of Product Managers, Data Scientists, and Software Engineers to automate and scale the analysis, and to make the data more actionable to manage business at scale.
Successful candidates will bring strong technical abilities combined with a passion for delivering results for customers, internal and external. This role requires a high degree of ownership over and a drive to solve some of the most challenging data and analytic problems in retail. Candidates must have demonstrated ability to manage large-scale data modeling projects, identify requirements and tools, build data warehousing solutions that are explainable and scalable. In addition to the technical skills, a successful candidate will possess strong written and verbal communication skills and a high intellectual curiosity with ability to learn new concepts/frameworks and technology rapidly as changes arise.
Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.