Amazon UK

Business Analyst

Amazon UK
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
24 Oct 2020
26 Oct 2020
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Amazon Advertising is the earth's most customer centric advertising program and is dedicated to driving measurable outcomes for brand advertisers, agencies, authors, and entrepreneurs. Our ad solutions-leverage Amazon's innovations and insights to find, attract, and engage intended audiences throughout their daily journeys.
All Amazon teams and businesses, from Prime delivery to AWS, are guided by four key tenets: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. What unites Amazonians across teams and geographies is that we are all striving to delight our customers and make their lives easier. The scope and scale of our mission drives us to seek diverse perspectives, be resourceful, and navigate through ambiguity.
By working together on behalf of our customers, we are building the future one innovative product, service, and idea at a time. Are you ready to embrace the challenge? Come build the future with us.
Amazon Advertising is looking for a Business Intelligence Analyst who can work in a fast paced, data-driven environment. The selected candidate will have a passion for making data driven decisions.

Successful attributes include the ability to be an effective communicator to various audiences, the capacity to remain flexible and adept at learning new tools, and the facility to implement new systems within a team atmosphere. Our environment is deadline driven and fast paced and therefore requires detail-oriented individuals comfortable interacting or working with multiple teams (business and technical).

As you further your career as a Business Intelligence Analyst in Amazon Advertising, you will focus on improving corporate reporting frameworks and data visualization. You will analyze performance data, discover and solve real world problems and build metrics and business cases to improve decision making. We are focused on your success and want to build strong leaders within Amazon Advertising. You can expect to leverage your analytical skills and have full ownership of the projects you work on.

Responsibilities may include:
• Day to Day operations reporting.
• Work with teams from across Amazon to improve data quality within their respective products and platforms
• Identify root causes of data issues and develop solutions
• Work with software developers / data engineers to improve data quality on our state-of-the-art platforms
• Report results in a manner which is both statistically rigorous and compellingly relevant.
• Model data and metadata to support ad-hoc and pre-built reporting.
• Own the design, development, and maintenance of ongoing metrics, reports, analyses, dashboards, etc. to drive key business decisions.
• Drive operational excellence for data ingestion, transformation and publication to ensure confidence in the systems we build.
• Recognize and adopt best practices in reporting and analysis: data integrity, test design, analysis, validation, and documentation.
• Triage many possible courses of action in a high-ambiguity environment, making use of both quantitative analysis and business judgment

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in business or finance
• 5 years of professional experience in analytics, business analysis or comparable consumer analytics position
. Experience with ETL processes to build reporting pipelines
• Experience with building scalable reporting
• Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills and an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams.
• Proven problem solving skills, project management skills, attention to detail, and exceptional organizational skills
• Ability to manage multiple cross-functional projects across multiple geographies
• Willingness to roll up the sleeves and do whatever is necessary to meet team goals and deadlines

Preferred Qualifications:
- Masters degree is preferred
- Experience in building reports to present data using Excel, Tableau or similar visualization tools
- Understanding of data modelling concept and building new DW tables a plus

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