Amazon

Senior Applied Scientist - Alexa Ai

3+ months agoCambridge, MA

DESCRIPTION

Applied Scientists in Alexa AI team work on customer-obsessed science innovation. They ideate, innovate, design, prototype and ship solutions that address customer opportunities in the areas of natural language understanding, natural language generation, multilingual modeling, speech recognition, personalization, and multimodal technologies. In this role you will be innovate simple and elegant machine learning solutions to deliver delightful experiences to Alexa's customers.
• Identify and solve customer problems with simple and elegant machine learning solutions.
• Invent, build, test and deploy machine learning models for Alexa.
• Design, develop, and implement production level code that serves millions of customers. Own the full development cycle: ideate, design, prototype, impact assessment, A/B testing (including interpretation of results) and production deployment.
• Collaborate with engineers, product managers and pertinent teams in Alexa AI to find technical solutions to complex design problems.
• Propose and validate hypotheses to direct our business and product road map.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or related technical field.
• Experienced in Natural Language Understanding, Speech Recognition, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, and or Robotics.
• Proficient in Python, C/C++, Java, or Perl
• Publications in reputed peer-reviewed conferences in relevant field (ICML, ICLR, NeurIPS, ACL, InterSpeech, CPVR, ICCV and or JMLR)
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• 5+ years of experience in academia or industry experience (post-PhD) in one or more of the following areas: machine learning, pattern recognition, or artificial intelligence.
• Experienced in ideating, researching, designing, prototyping innovative ideas and shipping software solutions.
• Strong publication record in peer-reviewed AI conferences
• Demonstrated interest in learning, researching, and creating new technologies with commercial impact.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.

Job ID: Amazon-955157