Manager, Research Science Job at Amazon in Seattle, WA
The vision of Workforce Intelligence is to design the ideal workforce to meet the customer promise anywhere. This organization leads and influences global workforce strategies that enable Amazon to scale operations more efficiently while also providing a unique voice for the hourly workforce. This is accomplished through a variety of science driven initiatives, ML driven modeling, and data engineering. Amazon’s mission is to be the most customer-centric company in the world and we are on the front lines of that mission by providing robust research, data science and analytics to fill our jobs across the globe.
In this role you will lead our Global Candidate Research team and will oversee a team of research and data scientists focused upon improving the candidate experience and informing our labor planning and marketing strategies to attract the right candidate to the right job at the right time. You will poll candidate and new hire sentiment, predict quality and time to hire, and optimize the hourly workforce by analyzing post-hire ROI and influencing businesses in their labor planning. You will be an advocate for the candidate while identifying win/win scenarios for the candidate and Amazon. We live in a rapidly changing employment environment and you will lead us in shaping the strategy to find, attract, and retain hourly associates at scale.This is a role that requires a big thinker, strong leader, and excellent writer in order to succeed.
- Masters or PhD in I/O Psychology, Statistics, Behavioral Economics, or relevant field of study
- 6+ years of experience in predictive modeling and large data analysis
- 3+ years managing high performing Research science and machine learning teams
- Experience influencing organizational strategy through quantitative and qualitative research methods
- Demonstrated experience turning data-driven insights into organizational results
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 https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.
Company Location: Seattle, WA