Amazon.com AAP Operations Analyst in Seattle, Washington

Amazon is one of the world’s most highly trafficked sites and the delivery of relevant advertising to shopping customers is a key company strategy and rapidly growing source of revenue. Amazon Advertising Platform team is a highly visible, strategic team. If you are passionate about developing analytical solutions to solve business problems, and you are looking for a team that drive results to help influence Amazon business decisions, this is the right place for you.

Amazon is looking for an Operations Analyst to be responsible in assisting the online ad campaign operations team. The role will be focused on tool development and support tasks including data aggregation and management, QA of creative & campaign setup, data analysis to support optimization and team-wide pulse reporting. The ideal candidate must be willing to effectively project-manage and prioritize across multiple tasks, exhibit strong problem solving skills and be ready to jump into a fast-paced, dynamic & fun environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify room for improvement in team workflow and create tools that increase workflow performance

  • Work across multiple teams within Amazon Media Group to overcome data flow barriers

  • Design and carry out scalable data solutions that will improve efficiency of Ad Campaign Management

  • Review and test functionality of tools

  • Perform pre-release user acceptance testing on new tools or product features before full release

  • Consistently surface accurate data sourced from multiple databases or API’s in a consumable dashboard that enables quick and effective campaign management decision making

  • Surface platform-wide data anomalies or discrepancies

  • Work closely with product development, platform analytics and machine learning teams to increase platform automation

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Math, Economics, Finance, Engineering, Computer Science or science-related field

  • At least 1 years in an analytical role

  • Experience writing intermediate level SQL queries

  • Experience with a scripting language (Python, JavaScript, etc.)

  • Database architecture experience and basic understanding of relational databases

  • Strong interpersonal/communication skills.

  • Excellent problem solving skills

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Office

  • Understanding of HTML/XML coding, web browsers and ability to edit using basic text editors

AMZR Req ID: 466411