Shanghai offers scientific research opportunities in a variety of disciplines, particularly machine learning technology that serves Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers. The Shanghai team includes applied scientists and developers who collaborate with teams in Beijing. Machine learning work at this location is at the heart of a growing and exciting focus area for AWS, enabling a wide range of external and internal customers to save time and resources.
Scientists in Shanghai are conducting research in a number of disciplines, including machine learning, deep learning, graph neural networks, and data science.
Working in Shanghai
Amazon provides scientists room to take risks and fail; a community for collaboration and support for continued learning; and the opportunity to have an impact at global scale. Scientists are encouraged to engage with the research community in many forms, from attending conferences and writing research papers, to contributing to open-source code, and public datasets.
Located at the mouth of the Yangtze River in East China, Shanghai is the largest city by population in China, as well as the country’s economic and financial center. The city also has one of the busiest ports in the world. Shanghai is also home ot renowned landmarks such as the Bund, Yu Garden as well as the modern Lujiazui skyline.
Our Shanghai scientists collaborate with universities and other institutions around the globe. To see a summary of some of Amazon’s scientific collaborations, visit our academic collaborations page.