Interested in Amazon Alexa? We’re building the speech and language solutions behind Amazon Alexa and Amazon products and services such as the Amazon Echo and Dot. Come join us!
We're looking for a Manager, Research Science who combines exceptional technical, research and analytical capabilities to build and lead a team that will be integral to the continued improvement of Amazon Alexa. As a Research Manager, you will be responsible for leading a team of researchers and data experts in the design, development, testing, and deployment of speech and language data processes and model improvements, supporting a range of products. This involves:
- Conducting and coordinating process development leading to improved and streamlined processes for model development. Strong customer focus is essential.
- Providing technical and scientific guidance to your team members.
- Communicating effectively with senior management as well as with colleagues from science, engineering and business backgrounds.
- Supporting the career development of your team members.
The successful candidate will have an established background in developing customer-facing experiences, a strong technical ability, demonstrated experience in people management, excellent project management skills, great communication skills, and the motivation to achieve results in a fast-paced environment.