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System Development Engineer Amazon
Seattle, WA

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Job Description

We are looking for a customer focused, analytically and technically skilled Systems Engineer to join our team.

As a Systems Engineer working within Global IT, you will:

* Assist with developing tools and services to automate data center monitoring
* Work with and learn from a multi-disciplinary team of software and systems developers
* Operate and maintain services and software solutions.
* Build and track metrics to ensure high quality results.
* Drive operational excellence
* Use available AWS related technology to build innovation solution to challenging problems

The role will require an end-to-end understanding of data and reporting; working with technical and business teams to optimize planning, execution, process improvement and track progress against goals. This role requires an individual with excellent analytical abilities as well as outstanding business acumen and comfort with technical teams and systems. The successful candidate will be a self-starter comfortable with ambiguity, with strong attention to detail, and enjoying working with large data sets.

A successful candidate will be able to speak the language of business and technical teams, taking business requirements, and developing solutions to deliver and measure business impact.


* Understand the Amazon data structures (SQL Server/Oracle/Redshift)
* Partner with Business and technical teams to educate and enforce reporting standards across Global IT
* Build/automate reports/dashboards that allow the business leaders to get a clear snapshot of their operations
* Perform complicated analyses to extract learnings and drive insights
* Communicate insights to the business partners, Global IT leadership, and Amazon stakeholders - emphasizing clarity, completeness, and action-ability
* Migrate the Global IT Tableau server instance to Linux and build code to create data pipelines and ingest source data from APIs into RedShift.


* Advanced knowledge of Tableau - build clear and actionable dashboards
* Advanced knowledge of SQL - write sophisticated and optimized queries against large databases
* Scripting - use a scripting language like python/R
* Knowledge of AWS, Redshift a plus
* Business Acumen - understand business drivers and have a framework-driven process of analyzing business problems and developing solutions
* Communication - share insights in a way that is easy to grasp and actionable and build relationships to help drive adoption

About Amazon

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

876800 employees

410 Terry Ave N

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