Job DescriptionAmazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create? Work hard. Have fun. Make history. The Role Are you curious and passionate to take part in a small group developing cutting edge technology for building the new generation of neural networks? Are you unafraid of tackling a mind-bending challenge that will improve peoples' lives in a meaningful way? Come join our team, where you\u2019ll work on developing technologies that will be used and embedded in a wide variety of Amazon devices and products that are used by millions of people.
Basic QualificationsMSc or PhD in computational science and engineering or/and applied mathematics, involving intense computations. For example, in one or several of the following fields: Probability, Statistics, Stochastic processes; machine learning, neural nets; computer vision, NLP, medical imaging; graphs, signal processing; optimization, fast multi-level solvers, upscaling; partial differential equations, integral equations; computational physics/chemistry.Experience in state-of-the-art numerical algorithms and/or machine learning technologies:
MSc or PhD in computational science and engineering or/and applied mathematics, involving intense computations.
Excellent programming skills with at least three years of experience working with Python, and C .
Background in applied mathematics and/or computer science, in particular machine learning, statistics, and graphs: software and algorithms.
Experience in state-of-the-art numerical algorithms and machine learning technologies
Extended experiments in machine learning and/or statistics
Familiarity with one or more of the following: MXNet, Pytorch, Caffe,Tensor flow.
Publications at top-tier peer-reviewed conferences or journals
At least 1 year of post-graduate experience in academic or industry environment
Proven track record of innovation in creating novel algorithms and advancing the state of the art
Experience working with large datasets and Deep Learning algorithms
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to communicate effectively to both technical and nontechnical audiences.
Lab126 is part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer \u2013 Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
Website : http://www.amazon.com/
Amazon, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry. We operate sites in Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom and maintain dozens of fulfillment centers around the world which encompass more than 26 million square feet.