Job Description

At Amazon, we are working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you’d like to help us build the place to find and buy anything online, this is your chance to make history.

As a Data Analyst (Taxonomist) you will be a key element of our Search & Browse experience and be responsible for Amazon’s product taxonomy. We are looking for a smart and passionate person to join our global team of browse developers. You will help build a world-class, intuitive, and comprehensive navigation structure to optimize product discovery when searching and browsing on our sites. As a browse developer you will have the opportunity to have an impact on improving the customer experience and making it easy and fun to shop on our sites globally.


– Help to develop browse structures to organize our extensive product selection for our customers globally. 
– Expand and refine data retrieval techniques to utilize our extensive product catalog and ensure products end up in the right place for our customers. 
– Analyze website metrics and customer behavior data to make intelligent decisions on optimizing our navigation structures. 

Basic Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in Library and Information Sciences, Knowledge Management, Information Management, or equivalent professional experience.
  • Proven skills in data retrieval techniques.
  • Experience working with catalog and classification systems and creation of thesauri.
  • Excellent English and fluent in at least another European language (e.g. French, Spanish, Italian).
Preferred Qualifications
  • Detail-oriented, decisive, self-motivated and calm under pressure.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to quickly understand complex processes and communicate them in simple language.
  • Basic experience working with UNIX or Perl regular expression.
  • Someone who is smart, enjoys doing good work, and is genuinely interested in improving the customer experience of our sites globally.

Sounds interesting? We look forward to your application. Please apply online and upload your CV and a letter of motivation in one document (max. 5 MB).

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