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  • US, WA, Bellevue
    Job ID: 2249400
    (Updated 2 days ago)
    Job summaryAmazon is seeking a candidate to identify, develop and integrate innovative solutions and programs that lead to improvements that redefine the standards for customer experience in our North American transportation network. Amazon transportation encompasses all of the operations that deliver shipments from our fulfillment centers and third party locations to customers worldwide.As an Applied Scientist for the US Speed team, you will work with business, science and analytics teams across the company to build state of the art data products to improve delivery speed for our customers. Because we strive for faster delivery to customers a successful candidate must be passionate about identifying and building solutions that will help drive a more efficient network and lower cost of operations. In this role, you will develop scalable mathematical models to derive solution to existing network structure and create evaluation methods to track the performance and identify areas of improvements.Key job responsibilitiesResearch and use of statistical techniques to create scalable solutions for business problemsAnalyze and extract relevant information from large amounts of Amazon's historical business data to help automate and optimize key features and processes and build new data analysis productsWork closely with scientists and engineering teams to create and deploy new featuresEstablish scalable, efficient, automated processes for large scale data analyses, model development, validation and implementation.Evaluate cross-team perspectives, use quantitative methods to derive justification, and build consensus on a roadmap on the required level of analyses to meet goal
  • GB, London
    Job ID: 2248818
    (Updated 2 days ago)
    Job summaryEmbrace the challenge and accelerate your growth with Amazon’s International Public Policy team. Like our business interests, our policy issues are broad, forward-thinking, and driven by what is best for our customers. The International Public Policy team works with a wide range of national, local, and supranational policymakers, industry organizations, NGOs and academia across regulatory and policy issues, spanning the consumer and commercial environment, including but not limited to digital policy, consumer policy, economic policy, privacy, intellectual property, logistics and tax policy.We are looking for a Principal Economist to kick start our Economics-Policy team in Europe and who is able to shape the regulatory debate inside and outside of Amazon. She/He will produce and direct teams of researchers to produce robust, objective research results and insights which can be communicated to a broad audience inside and outside of Amazon. She/he will work in close coordination with public policy teams across Europe to engage with policymakers, regulators, and relevant industry organizations to advance Amazon’s policy priorities in these areas. The position will also work collaboratively with senior business leadership, legal, and PR to ensure alignment on the advocacy agenda and priorities for Amazon’s engagement.
  • US, CA, Sunnyvale
    Job ID: 2249417
    (Updated 2 days ago)
    Job summaryAmazon 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?The Role:We are looking for a passionate, talented and inventive Applied/Research Scientist - Audio to join our team. As part of the larger technology team working on new consumer technology, your work will have a large impact to hardware, internal software developers, ecosystem, and ultimately the lives of Amazon customers. You must love high quality signal processing, have a strong desire to develop world's best machine learning based solutions for audio problems, enjoy adjusting codecs, optimizing audio frameworks, and have a feel for what a good consumer experience should sound like. In this role, you will:Engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative consumer productsWork closely with an internal inter-disciplinary team, and outside partners to drive key aspects of product definition, execution and testDevelop new audio and speech processing algorithms using signal processing, DNNs, and other state-of-the-art machine learning techniquesOptimize and port to different platforms audio and speech processing algorithms with focus on Voice Communication and Speech RecognitionIntegrate vendor hardware and software stacksBe able, and willing, to multi-task and learn new technologies quicklyBe responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment
  • US, MD, Annapolis Junction
    Job ID: 2249305
    (Updated 2 days ago)
    Job summaryJoin us in building innovative services that protect AWS from security threats! As an Amazon Security Applied Scientist, you’ll help build and manage services that detect and automate the mitigation of cybersecurity threats across Amazon’s infrastructure. You’ll work with security engineers, software development engineers, and other scientists across multiple teams to develop innovative security solutions at massive scale. Our services protect the AWS cloud for all customers and preserve our customers’ trust in us. You’ll get to use the full power and breadth of AWS technologies to build services that proactively protect every single AWS customer, both internally and externally, from security threats – not many teams can say that!Our team is dedicated to supporting new team members. The team has a mix of experience levels, and we’re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. Our senior engineers, scientists, and managers truly enjoy mentoring junior engineers, junior scientists, and engineers from non-traditional backgrounds through one-on-one mentoring and code reviews.We care about your career growth. We assign projects and tasks based on what will help team members develop into more well-rounded scientists and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.Our team is intentional about attracting, developing, and retaining amazing talent from diverse backgrounds. Yes, we do get to build a cool service, but we also believe a big reason for that is the inclusive and welcoming culture we cultivate every day.We’re looking for a new teammate who is enthusiastic, empathetic, curious, motivated, reliable, and able to work effectively with a diverse team of peers. We want someone who will help us amplify the positive & inclusive team culture we’ve been building.About UsHere at Amazon, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon’s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 16 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.Our team puts a high value on work-life balance. It isn’t about how many hours you spend at home or at work; it’s about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we’re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.
  • (Updated 2 days ago)
    Job summaryThe retail pricing science and research group is a team of scientists who design and implement the analytics powering pricing for Amazon’s on-line retail business. The team uses world-class analytics to make sure that the prices for all of Amazon’s goods and services are aligned with Amazon’s corporate goals.We are seeking an applied scientist to help envision, design and build the next generation of retail pricing capabilities. You will work at the intersection of economic theory, statistical inference, machine learning and optimization theory to design new methods and pricing strategies to deliver game changing value to our customers. Key job responsibilitiesThe Applied Scientist will partner with senior scientists on the team, the product managers, and the engineers to develop ML models and solutions for our business problems. They build scalable prototypes and design the right simulation and metrics to examine their efficacy. They will represent and advocate their models to the leaders in our organization. A day in the lifeDiscussions with other scientists, as well as with product managers and tech leaders to understand the business problemBrainstorming with other scientists to design the right model for the problem in handDeep dive into the data and find efficient ways to collect and use itModeling and creating working prototypesAnalyze the results and review with partnersPresent journal quality research in Internal and External science forumsAbout the teamThe pricing research group is a team of ML scientists and economists who design and implement the analytics powering pricing for Amazon’s on-line retail business. The team uses world-class analytics to make sure that the prices for all of Amazon’s goods and services are aligned with Amazon’s corporate goals.
  • (Updated 1 days ago)
    Job summaryCome build the future of entertainment with us. Are you interested in shaping the future of movies and television? Do you want to define the next generation of how and what Amazon customers are watching?Prime Video is a premium streaming service that offers customers a vast collection of TV shows and movies - all with the ease of finding what they love to watch in one place. We offer customers thousands of popular movies and TV shows from Originals and Exclusive content to exciting live sports events. We also offer our members the opportunity to subscribe to add-on channels which they can cancel at anytime and to rent or buy new release movies and TV box sets on the Prime Video Store. Prime Video is a fast-paced, growth business - available in over 240 countries and territories worldwide. The team works in a dynamic environment where innovating on behalf of our customers is at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds exciting to you, please read on.The Prime Video App controls video playback for all Prime Video content. It provides a uniform end-user experience regardless of the type of content, from movies on demand to live streaming of major sports events. Because the application has multiple components developed by dozens of independent teams worldwide in a range of programming languages, and runs on thousands of different hardware configurations, it requires developing cutting edge automated reasoning methods to help developers gain greater confidence in the code they write.Key job responsibilitiesYou will have the opportunity to apply your deep knowledge of automated reasoning techniques, such as abstract interpretation, symbolic execution, constraint solving, etc., to concrete problems our product and engineering teams face on a daily basis. You will collaborate with team members to design and deliver enterprise-scale systems that will be used by both internal and external customers. You will have the opportunity to analyse and verify code to solve real-world problems. You will collaborate with the team to publish our results at conferences and journals. You will help set and continuously evolve a culture of innovation and curiosity that helps us find and solve our customers’ biggest problems.We strive to be a fast-moving, creative, and high-impact organization, but we think it is equally important to be collaborative, supporting, and high-trust in the way we work. We want to come to work every day loving not only what we do, but who we have the privilege of working with. Come help us make all of this a reality.About the teamThe Automated Reasoning team applies deep and cutting-edge automated reasoning techniques to detect defects automatically in Prime Video’s core systems and device-level code. The tools we build are mission-critical to the software development and release cycle of many Prime Video engineering organizations, and will represent a huge step forward in the sophistication of our approach to automated Quality Assurance. Your work on this team will help us address a new dimension of scale our business faces as we deliver our applications on an ever-expanding set of client devices.
  • (Updated 2 days ago)
    Job summaryAre you inspired by invention? Is problem solving through teamwork in your DNA? Do you like the idea of seeing how your work impacts the bigger picture? Answer yes to any of these and you’ll fit right in here at Amazon Robotics. We are a smart team of doers who work passionately to apply cutting edge advances in robotics and software to solve real-world challenges that will transform our customers’ experiences. We invent new improvements every day. We are Amazon Robotics and we will give you the tools and support you need to invent with us in ways that are rewarding, fulfilling, and fun.Amazon.com empowers a smarter, faster, more consistent customer experience through automation. Amazon Robotics automates fulfillment center operations using various methods of robotic technology including autonomous mobile robots, sophisticated control software, language perception, power management, computer vision, depth sensing, machine learning, object recognition, and semantic understanding of commands. Amazon Robotics has a dedicated focus on research and development to continuously explore new opportunities to extend its product lines into new areas.This role is a 3-month internship to join AR full-time (40 hours/week) from May 2023 to August 2023. Amazon Robotics internships opportunities will be based out of the Greater Boston Area in our two state-of-the-art facilities in Westborough, MA and North Reading, MA. Both campuses provide a unique opportunity to have direct access to robotics testing labs and manufacturing facilities.About the teamWe are seeking data scientist interns to help us analyze data, quantify uncertainty, and build machine learning models to make quick prediction.
  • (Updated 2 days ago)
    Job summaryTake Earth's most customer-centric company. Mix in hundreds of millions of shoppers spending tens of billions of dollars annually, an exciting opportunity to build next-generation shopping experiences, Amazon’s tremendous computational resources, and our extensive e-Commerce experience. What do you get? The most exciting position in the industry. Amazon’s Personalization team is looking for a Principal Applied Scientist to lead step function science improvements across the recommendations space. As a Principal Applied Scientist on the team you will work on the core website optimization systems for all of Amazon and set the science vision and direction while working backwards from customer problems. You will be part of a multidisciplinary team, working on one of the largest scale machine learning systems in the company. You will use your skills in areas such as deep learning, multi-armed bandits, and reinforcement learning while building scalable industrial systems. As a member of a highly leveraged team of talented engineers and ML scientists, you will have a unique opportunity to help determine what content gets shown to every customer on Amazon. You will identify new areas of exploration in the recommendations and content optimization space, continuously pushing the bar for what’s possible. You will mentor other applied scientists and deliver innovative and scalable state of the art solutions, with opportunities to publish your work. You will play a critical role in ideation for the team. We are building the next generation optimization system that helps make Amazon more intent aware and we hope you will join us!*This role can be based in our NYC or Seattle locations*Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
  • US, CA, Sunnyvale
    Job ID: 2249418
    (Updated 2 days ago)
    Job summaryAmazon 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?The Role:We are looking for a passionate, talented and inventive Senior Audio Applied/Research Scientist to join our team. As part of the larger technology team working on new consumer technology, your work will have a large impact to hardware, internal software developers, ecosystem, and ultimately the lives of Amazon customers. You must love high quality signal processing, have a strong desire to develop world's best machine learning based solutions for audio problems, enjoy adjusting codecs, optimizing audio frameworks, and have a feel for what a good consumer experience should sound like. In this role, you will:Engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative consumer productsWork closely with an internal inter-disciplinary team, and outside partners to drive key aspects of product definition, execution and testDevelop new 3D/spatial audio algorithms using state-of-the-art DSP/ML techniquesOptimize and port to different platforms music and speech processing algorithmsBe able, and willing, to multi-task and learn new technologies quicklyBe responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment
  • ES, B, Barcelona
    Job ID: 2250258
    (Updated 1 days ago)
    Job summaryAre you interested in building state-of-the-art machine learning systems for the most complex, and fastest growing, transportation network in the world? If so, Amazon has the most exciting, and never-before-seen, challenges at this scale (including those in sustainability, e.g. how to reach net zero carbon by 2040).Amazon’s transportation systems get millions of packages to customers worldwide faster and cheaper while providing world class customer experience – from online checkout, to shipment planning, fulfillment, and delivery. Our software systems include services that use tens of thousands of signals every second to make business decisions impacting billions of dollars a year, that integrate with a network of small and large carriers worldwide, that manage business rules for millions of unique products, and that improve experience of over hundreds of millions of online shoppers.As part of this team you will focus on the development and research of machine learning solutions and algorithms for core planning systems, as well as for other applications within Amazon Transportation Services, and impact the future of the Amazon delivery network. Current research and areas of work within our team include machine learning forecast, anomaly detection models, model interpretability, graph neural nets, among others. We are looking for a Senior Machine Learning Scientist with a strong academic background in the areas of machine learning, time series forecasting, and/or anomaly detection.At Amazon, we strive to continue being the most customer-centric company on earth. To stay there and continue improving, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you'd like to help us build the place to find and buy anything online, and deliver in the most efficient and greenest way possible, this is your chance to make history.
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