Software Development Engineer - AWS ML Platforms

1 month agoSanta Clara, CA


AWS AI is looking for world-class software developers to join the Deep Learning cross-framework team. In this organization, you will be responsible for contributing extensions to the TensorFlow and PyTorch machine learning frameworks and for developing cross-framework solutions to support training of Deep Learning models at scale, involving thousands of accelerators. You will be working in a fast-paced, cross-disciplinary team of engineers and researchers who are leaders in the field. You will take on challenging problems, elicit requirements, and deliver innovative solutions into production that consolidate the AI team as thought leaders in the space.

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  • 2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
  • Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
  • 1+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
  • Bachelor Degree in computer science, engineering, statistics, mathematics or related field;


  • M.Sc. Degree in computer science, engineering, statistics, mathematics or related field;
  • Proficiency in the TensorFlow and/or PyTorch frameworks;
  • Strong working knowledge of C++ programming language;
  • Strong working knowledge of Python programming language;
  • Experience in developing highly scalable, fault-tolerant, distributed systems;
  • Experience with multi-threaded asynchronous development in C++
  • Solid understanding of machine learning techniques and concepts;
  • Experience with High Performance Computing systems;
  • Experience with CUDA programming;
  • Experience with Deep Learning models for Natural Language Understanding or Computer Vision tasks;
  • Experience with Linux kernel system calls or POSIX API (process control, communication, and device management);
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Client-provided location(s): Santa Clara, CA, USA
Job ID: Amazon-1553436

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