Amazon AI enables Amazon's different Business Units as well as external customers wit tools, platforms and technologies in the field of AI. Our mission is to push the envelope in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Natural Language Understanding (NLU), Machine Learning (ML), Dialog Management, Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR), Audio Signal Processing, Machine Translation (MT) and other areas in Human Language Technology (HLT), in order to provide the best-possible experience for our customers. We’re looking for a Research Engineer to help build industry-leading technologies that customers love.
As a Research Engineer for the Amazon AI team, you will be responsible for translating business and functional requirements into concrete deliverables with the design, development, testing, and deployment of highly scalable distributed services. You will also partner with scientists and platform engineers to help invent, implement, and connect sophisticated algorithms to our cloud based engines. A successful candidate should have knowledge of research domains including AI, NLU, ML, ASR, MT and Dialog Management. They should also be very agile in developing flexible software with respect to scientific, experimentation methods and usage patterns. Additional responsibilities include:
- Developing and maintaining core system features
- Helping define product features, drive the system architecture, and spearhead the best practices that enable a quality product
- Working with scientists and other engineers to investigate design approaches, prototype new technology, and evaluate technical feasibility
- Operate in an Agile/Scrum environment to deliver high quality software against aggressive schedules