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Senior Software Development Engineer

Senior Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
449479
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
8/23/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
North American Teams - AWS

Job Description

As a Senior Software Development Engineer in Computer Vision you have the chance to help develop a new product from the very early stages. We are looking for candidates who thrive in a fast paced start-up like environment and want to invent the future.
Our team is looking for a software engineer with computer vision and deep learning experience to architect and implement computer vision and image processing applications within a new product team. You’ll collaborate closely with research scientists and UX researchers to help define the scope of a product. As an early team member, you will take responsibility for technical problem solving, creatively meeting product objectives, hiring engineering teams, and developing best practices. You will demonstrate cross-functional resource interaction to accomplish your goals. You will identify and initiate investigations of new technologies, prototype and test solutions for product features, and design and validate designs that deliver an exceptional user experience. You are a person with a commitment to team work, who enjoys working on complex software systems, is customer-centric, and thrives on the challenge of prototyping new systems that will eventually operate at world-wide scale.

Basic Qualifications

  • A BS in Computer Science or similar
  • 4+ years of software development experience
  • Experience developing computer vision algorithms and/or software in C++ for commercial or industrial applications

Preferred Qualifications

  • An MS or PhD in Computer Science or similar
  • Experience with General Purpose GPU (GPGPU) processing
  • Experience working with live video and tight timing constraints