Senior Manager, Research Science and Planning at Amazon
Senior Manager, Research Science and Planning Details
May 1, 2019, 11:20 a.m.
Physical Stores team Physical Stores teams
The Physical Stores teams responsible for Amazon Books, 4-star, and Presented by Amazon locations are leading Amazon’s charge into brick-and-mortar retail, and we are looking for entrepreneurial, analytical, creative, and fun leaders to help us make the world’s most customer-centric stores where customers love to shop. If you want to join a fast-paced, innovative team that is making history and breaking new ground for Amazon, this is the place for you. We are seeking a Senior Manager of Research Science and Planning to help us understand and improve our stores. In this role, you will lead multiple teams: · A team of Research Scientists and Economists who use statistical and ML models to answer key questions spanning the business, including customer behavior, product assortment, store design, and merchandising, as well as develop forecasting approaches for long-term planning and ongoing traffic and unit forecasts that inform business operations. · An S and OP and Labor Planning team in charge
· Advanced degree in economics, statistics, operations research, mathematics, or other quantitative discipline, or equivalent experience. · 10+ years of data analytical experience in a business setting. · Advanced knowledge of statistical software such as R or Python, as well as Excel and SQL. · Experience communicating with senior business leaders, both verbally and in writing. · Proven ability to manage multiple competing priorities simultaneously. · Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships with customer and partner teams. · Demonstrated ability to hire, manage, and develop a team,