Amazon.com Browse Developer & Taxonomist in Seattle, Washington
We are looking for smart and passionate people to join our Browse Taxonomy team. This person will help build a world-class, intuitive, and comprehensive navigation structure to optimize product discovery when searching and browsing on our site. As a Browse Developer and Taxonomist, you will have the opportunity to have a direct and significant impact on improving the customer experience and making it easy and fun to shop for products on Amazon.com.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Develop browse structures to organize our extensive product selection for customers
Expand and refine data retrieval techniques to utilize our extensive product catalog and make sure products end up in the right place for our customers
Coordinate cross-functional projects with a broad range of merchandisers, engineers, designers, and other groups
Analyze website metrics and customer behavior data to make intelligent decisions on optimizing our taxonomy navigation structures
2+ years of professional taxonomy experience
Proven skills in data retrieval techniques
Experience in taxonomy development
Passionate about website usability with great instincts for improving customer shopping experience
Detail-oriented, decisive, self-motivated and calm under pressure.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Excellent English language skills.
Fluent in Unix-based systems, programming skills a plus
Ability to quickly understand complex processes and communicate them in simple language
Master’s degree in Library or Information Science or equivalent professional experience
Fluency in additional languages, especially Spanish
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
AMZR Req ID: 534178
External Company URL: www.amazon.com