Software Development Engineer - Selection Monitoring Team

US-WA-Seattle
5 days ago
Job ID
552095
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category
Software Development

Job Description


The Selection Monitoring team is responsible for building the biggest product selection on the planet. In order to drive the expansion of Amazon selection, we use cluster-computing technologies such as MapReduce and Spark to process billions of products and find the products not already sold on Amazon. The expectation is to iterate faster on new feature development and continuously improve both matching precision and recall. We work with structured and unstructured content such as text and images and apply Machine Learning algorithms such as Clustering, Natural Language processing, Fuzzy matching and Image processing at a massive scale. We are looking for engineers to tackle ambiguous problems in the areas of data science, machine learning algorithms and distributed systems of cloud-scale. You are expected to take ownership, dive deep and drive solutions from developing prototypes, design to coding, testing and deployment. The role demands innovation and expects you to push the boundaries.

Basic Qualifications

· Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
· 6+ years of relevant industry experience
· Proficient in an OO language, such as Scala or Java or Python or C#

· A deep understanding of software development life cycle and a good track record of shipping software on time
· Delivered solutions that have had impact on multiple teams and / or at the organization level

Preferred Qualifications

· Master’s degree and/or PhD preferred in mathematics, computer science, or related discipline·
· Experience designing and implementing information retrieval and web mining systems.
· Technical expertise and hands-on experience in building cloud-scale distributed architecture.
· Advanced programming and design skills in Object oriented language.
· Advanced knowledge of data structures and at ease in optimizing algorithms.
· Knowledge of Linux/Unix.
· Expertise with data science, machine learning algorithms, natural language processing and statistical Modeling.
· Experience with researching, designing and developing solutions using Artificial Intelligence
· A deep understanding of software development life cycle and a good track record of shipping software on time
· Delivered solutions that have had impact on multiple teams and / or at the organization level
· Experience building large scale machine learning solution that have been successfully delivered to customers
· Experience with Spark or MapReduce


Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation



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