Web Development Engineer (Alexa Machine Learning)


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The Applied Modeling and Data Science team is seeking a talented, self-directed Web Development Engineer to design and build customer experiences. She or he will lead the technical design and implementation of a new service that will improve data discoverability across Alexa and Amazon. She or he should be driven to provide inventive, simple solutions to complex problems and have a passion for language and language data.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3+ years of software product development experience
  • Experience designing, developing, and operating software.
  • Experience developing web applications with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience as a member of a UI design team participating in the complete product development lifecycle of successfully launched applications
  • Experience with SQL.
  • Experience in coding practices including peer code reviews and unit testing.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Comfortable working with text in multiple languages.
  • Knowledge of one or more non-English languages.
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Coursework in computational linguistics or a related field.

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