Senior Data Scientist, Amazon Business Advertising Vacancies in Amazon at New York, NY

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This Job listing For Year 2022 is about Amazon in New York, NY

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Job Summary


Calling all inventors! Are you excited about Advertising technology? Love to work at the intersection between Machine Learning, Customer Experience, and Revenue Growth? Keep reading.

Amazon Advertising is one of Amazon’s fastest growing and most profitable businesses, responsible for defining and delivering a collection of advertising products that drive discovery and sales. Our products are strategically important to our businesses driving long term growth. We deliver billions of ad impressions and millions of clicks and break fresh ground in product and technical innovations every day!

As a Senior Data Scientist for Amazon Business Advertising, you will help build a new Business-to-Business (B2B) advertising experience from the ground up and create and launch features for both advertisers and business shoppers globally. Our team owns end-to-end advertising experience including placements, ad relevance, creative, ad serving, advertiser experience, and marketing. You will work on complex science, engineering, optimization, econometric, and user-experience problems in order to deliver relevant Amazon Business ads on Amazon search and detail pages world-wide. Leveraging Amazon’s massive data repository, you will develop experiments, insights and optimizations that enable the monetization of Amazon online and mobile search properties while enhancing the experience of Amazon shoppers.

As a Senior Data Scientist on this team you will:

  • Lead full life-cycle Data Science solutions from beginning to end.
  • Deliver with independence on challenging large-scale problems with complexity and ambiguity.
  • Write code (Python, R, Scala, SQL, etc.) to obtain, manipulate, and analyze data to better understand Amazon Business customer shopping journey so as to help enhance their experience at Amazon.
  • Build Machine Learning and statistical models to solve business problem you define
  • Conduct written and verbal presentations to share insights to audiences of varying levels of technical sophistication.
  • Why you will love this opportunity*: Amazon is investing heavily in building a world-class advertising business. This team defines and delivers a collection of advertising products that drive discovery and sales. Our solutions generate billions in revenue and drive long-term growth for Amazon’s Retail and Marketplace businesses. We deliver billions of ad impressions, millions of clicks daily, and break fresh ground to create world-class products. We are a highly motivated, collaborative, and fun-loving team with an entrepreneurial spirit – with a broad mandate to experiment and innovate.
  • Impact and Career Growth:* You will invent new experiences and influence customer-facing shopping experiences to help suppliers grow their retail business and the auction dynamics that leverage native advertising; this is your opportunity to work within the fastest-growing businesses across all of Amazon! Define a long-term science vision for our advertising business, driven from our customers’ needs, translating that direction into specific plans for research and applied scientists, as well as engineering and product teams. This role combines science leadership, organizational ability, technical strength, product focus, and business understanding.

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About The Team

Amazon is building a world class advertising business and defining and delivering a collection of self-service performance advertising products that drive discovery and sales of merchandise. Our products are strategically important to our Retail and Marketplace businesses driving long term growth. We deliver billions of ad impressions and millions of clicks daily and are breaking fresh ground to create world-class products.

Amazon Business Advertising team’s mandate is to build a new Business-to-Business (B2B) advertising experience from the ground up as it requires a differentiated customer and advertiser experience. We are investing in a deep science and technical team to pursue a transformation opportunity.






Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5+ years of experience with data scripting languages (e.g SQL, Python, R etc.) or statistical/mathematical software (e.g. R, SAS, or Matlab)
  • 4+ years working as a Data Scientist
  • Experience in as many of the following areas: causal inferencing, multi-variate testing & design, A/B testing & design, descriptive analytics, and regression analysis.
  • Good understanding of supervised and unsupervised learning models.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, or related quantitative field.
  • Broad knowledge of ML methods, statistical analysis, and problem-solving skills.
  • Expert level knowledge in statistics; sophisticated user of statistical tools.
  • Experience in data applications using large scale distributed systems (e.g. EMR, Spark, Elasticsearch, Hadoop, Pig, and Hive).
  • Experience processing, filtering, and presenting large quantities (hundreds of millions/billions of rows) of data
  • Combination of deep technical skills and business savvy enough to interface with all levels and disciplines within our customer’s organization.
  • Demonstrable track record of dealing well with ambiguity, prioritizing needs, and delivering results in a dynamic environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to advocate technical solutions for science, engineering, and business audiences.
  • Ability to develop experimental and analytical plans for data modeling, use effective baselines, and accurately determine cause-and-effect relations.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit

Company – Services LLC

Job ID: A1897749

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Mid-Senior level

Job Location: New York, NY

Application Deadline: N/A

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