We are looking to hire an insightful, results-oriented Senior Business Analyst to produce and drive analysis for the Security & Loss Prevention (SLP) function in Amazon India. The mission of the India SLP team is to mitigate security and operational risks to the associates, data, physical assets & inventory. The SLP team ensures smooth run of the day-to-day business operations by protecting against various threats and by managing security and loss prevention risks, thereby ensuring a safe and secure work environment. This is achieved by preventing the security related risks and vulnerabilities as early as possible by intervening in unfolding incidents and exposures in order to minimize any negative impact and by investigating thoroughly security related incidents in order to identify and remove root causes and to prevent re- occurrence.
The ideal candidate has an accomplished professional background, demonstrated proficiency in advanced mathematics and/or statistics, and experience as an analyst in a business environment. They are comfortable in analysing data from multiple sources to create strategic recommendations in a thoughtful, concise manner and obtaining organizational buy-in at senior levels. They are well- organized, can manage multiple analyses/projects simultaneously, and is intellectually curious. The candidate would develop solutions that will help bring in continuous improvement/changes in processes from the Loss Prevention standpoint, thereby helping in reducing the losses across Amazon network.
Key job responsibilities
Key Responsibilities includes:
. Developing intelligent, insightful analytical solutions on the key drivers of our business
. Interacting with internal stakeholders to deep-dive outlier events
. Enabling effective decision making by retrieving and aggregating data from multiple sources and compiling it into a digestible and actionable format
. Analyse and solve business problems with focus on understanding root causes and driving forward- looking opportunities
. Communicating complex analysis and insights to our stakeholders and business leaders, both verbally and in writing.
. Working closely with respective SLP program managers, regional managers and the field team to drive development of metrics and analyses necessary for evaluation and implementation of new strategies.
. Working with large data sets, automate data extraction, and build monitoring/reporting dashboard . Writing high quality SQL codes to retrieve and analyse data.
. Leading Security Performance Management System (SPMS) based shrink reporting for India SLP team.
. B.Tech. degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or any other quantitative field
. 4+ years of professional experience in Analytics, Business Intelligence or a Data Science role dealing with complex data sources
. Advanced SQL proficiency and experienced in writing highly-optimized SQL queries on very large relational databases
. Must be passionate about data analytics and have a natural curiosity and ability to dive deep into large datasets uncovering insights and presenting relevant findings to business partners
. Ability to quickly gain a deep understanding of our BI platforms, database schemas, ETL’s, and business logic with an ability to apply critical thinking skills
. Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills ability to analyse issues and create appropriate tactical plans
. Meticulous attention to detail ability to juggle many tasks in parallel without lowering quality bar
. Ability to succeed in a fast-paced, innovative, and rapidly evolving industry and business organization
. Strong verbal/written communication and data presentation skills, including an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams.
. Must be detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow through on issues.
. Self-driven and can work with minimal oversight
. B.tech. from a reputed college
. Experience in Python and developing Data Science models
. Experience architecting data solutions with AWS products like Redshift, RDS, S3
. Relevant experience in complex business analysis and research, including experience in operations analysis
. Knowledge of Tableau, Power BI or similar data visualization tools