Job DescriptionExcited by using massive amounts of data to develop Machine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning (DL) models? Want to help the largest global enterprises derive business value through the adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI)? Eager to learn from many different enterprise\u2019s use cases of AWS ML and DL? Thrilled to be key part of Amazon, who has been investing in Machine Learning for decades, pioneering and shaping the world\u2019s AI technology? At Amazon Web Services (AWS), we are helping large enterprises build ML and DL models on the AWS Cloud. We are applying predictive technology to large volumes of data and against a wide spectrum of problems. Our Professional Services organization works together with our AWS customers to address their business needs using AI. AWS Professional Services is a unique consulting team. We pride ourselves on being customer obsessed and highly focused on the AI enablement of our customers. If you have experience with AI, including building ML or DL models, we\u2019d like to have you join our team. You will get to work with an innovative company, with great teammates, and have a lot of fun helping our customers. If you do not live in a market where we have an open Data Scientist position, please feel free to apply. Our Data Scientists can live in any location where we have a Professional Service office. A successful candidate will be a person who enjoys diving deep into data, doing analysis, discovering root causes, and designing long-term solutions. It will be a person who likes to have fun, loves to learn, and wants to innovate in the world of AI. Major responsibilities include:
Understand the customer\u2019s business need and guide them to a solution using our AWS AI Services, AWS AI Platforms, AWS AI Frameworks, and AWS AI EC2 Instances .
Assist customers by being able to deliver a ML / DL project from beginning to end, including understanding the business need, aggregating data, exploring data, building & validating predictive models, and deploying completed models to deliver business impact to the organization.
Use Deep Learning frameworks like MXNet, Caffe 2, Tensorflow, Theano, CNTK, and Keras to help our customers build DL models.
Use SparkML and Amazon Machine Learning (AML) to help our customers build ML models.
Work with our Professional Services Big Data consultants to analyze, extract, normalize, and label relevant data.
Work with our Professional Services DevOps consultants to help our customers operationalize models after they are built.
Assist customers with identifying model drift and retraining models.
Research and implement novel ML and DL approaches, including using FPGA.
A Bachelor or Masters Degree in a highly quantitative field (Computer Science, Machine Learning, Operational Research, Statistics, Mathematics, etc.) or equivalent experience
7 years of industry experience in predictive modeling, data science and analysis
Previous experience in a ML or data scientist role and a track record of building ML or DL models
Experience using Python and/or R
Knowledge of SparkML
Able to write production level code, which is well-written and explainable
Experience using ML libraries, such as scikit-learn, caret, mlr, mllib
Experience working with GPUs to develop models
Experience handling terabyte size datasets
Track record of diving into data to discover hidden patterns
Familiarity with using data visualization tools
Knowledge and experience of writing and tuning SQL
Past and current experience writing and speaking about complex technical concepts to broad audiences in a simplified format
Experience giving data presentations
Extended travel to customer locations may be required to deliver professional services, as needed
Strong written and verbal communication skills
PhD in a highly quantitative field (Computer Science, Machine Learning, Operational Research, Statistics, Mathematics, etc.)
8 years of industry experience in predictive modeling and analysis
Good skills with programming languages, such as Java or C/C
Ability to develop experimental and analytic plans for data modeling processes, use of strong baselines, ability to accurately determine cause and effect relations
Consulting experience and track record of helping customers with their AI needs
Publications or presentation in recognized Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Data Mining journals/conferences
Experience with AWS technologies like Redshift, S3, EC2, Data Pipeline, & EMR
Combination of deep technical skills and business savvy enough to interface with all levels and disciplines within our customer\u2019s organization
Demonstrable track record of dealing well with ambiguity, prioritizing needs, and delivering results in a dynamic environment
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.