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Sr. Research Scientist, Robotics

Sr. Research Scientist, Robotics

Job ID 
554883
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
10/19/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Machine Learning Science
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Are you interested in inventing new technology at the intersection of computer vision, deep learning, reinforcement learning, and deploying it at scale?

We're looking for an experienced research scientist capable of building and delivering functioning robotics systems, search technology, and machine learning powered customer experiences.


Basic Qualifications

  • PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, Applied Math, Economics.
  • 5+ years hands-on experience
  • Algorithm implementation experience as well as the ability to modify standard algorithms (e.g. changing objectives, working-out the math, implementing and scaling)
  • Strong programming skills in at least one programming language ( Python, R, etc.).
  • Ability to deal with big data sets.
  • Fluency with Unix systems
  • Proven record of delivering results
  • Strong communication and data presentation skills
  • Strong problem solving ability

Preferred Qualifications

Practical experience in robotics, machine learning, computer vision, autonomous controls, sensing and/or field operations.

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