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Applied Scientist, Computer Vision

Applied Scientist, Computer Vision

Job ID 
463947
Location 
US-CA-Cupertino
Posted Date 
10/12/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Machine Learning Science
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Job Description

As a Applied Scientist, 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 Applied Scientist to apply computer vision and image processing techniques to solve new problems for Amazon. You’ll collaborate closely with research scientists and UX researchers and Software Development Engineers to help define the scope of a product. You will take responsibility for technical problem solving, creatively meeting product objectives 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 Ph.D in CS Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Statistics, or in a highly quantitative field
  • 1+ years of relevant, applied science or broad operations research in computer vision with machine learning
  • Experience developing computer vision algorithms and/or software in C++ or Python for commercial or industrial applications
  • distributed systems programming experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years of industry experience in predictive modeling and big data analysis
  • Hands on experience in building DNN, CNN, LSTM model and using commercial framework like TensorFlow/Caffe