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Sr. Research Scientist Amazon
Seattle, WA

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Job Description

Global Specialty Fulfillment (GSF) comprises Prime Now, Fresh, Pantry, Restaurants, Whole Foods, Special Handling, Treasure Truck, and Campus operations, where last mile capacity management and work assignment are managed by GSF Central Operations (CO). One of CO's top goals is to develop a scientific and analytical process that identifies opportunities in quality improvement, cost reduction, drives efficiency and scalability of the business, and fundamentally changes the way the business operates. We are looking for a Sr. Operations Research Scientist to lead such effort.


You will be the first research scientist on a growing team alongside business analysts, business intelligence engineers and system development engineers. You will lead design of an analytical process that extracts patterns from operational behaviors and untangles different business processes to identify root causes for defects and key drivers for improvement.

Your responsibilities may include:

* Work with business partners from both field operations and central management to understand core business challenges.
* Design analytical models to identify operational patterns and improvement opportunities.
* Collaborate with engineers to implement models which become part of a large analytical platform.
* Lead research initiatives to offer operational recommendations for strategic decision making.

About Amazon

Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.

10001 employees

2127 7th avenue

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