Machine Learning Engineer, Alexa Shopping

Amazon

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Full time

Engineering

May 4

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The Grocery Shopping Team, a team within Alexa Voice Shopping, enables customers to build baskets of grocery and consumable items using voice across device and formats. The convenience of shopping for groceries by voice, midstream of other activities, will bring a new level of convenience that will change how people shop for groceries and consumables.


Our vision is to enable a personalized grocery experience that wows customers with its simplicity and convenience and creates long term highly engaged device owners and Amazon grocery shoppers. Customers will ask Alexa to buy grocery items and be delighted when she knows their favorite items, schedules deliveries, reminds them of items they may have forgotten, and helps them manage their household grocery needs.


We are looking for a talented Machine Learning Engineer to join our team. In this role, 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'll have the freedom (and encouragement) to experiment, improve, invent, and innovate on behalf of our customers. And finally you will have the satisfaction of being able to look back and say you were a key contributor to something special from its earliest stages.


What you will work on: You will build and operate massively scalable services while also developing delightful shopping experiences for Echo, Fire TV and other Amazon products. You will be working closely with multiple product managers and engineering leaders from partner teams in Amazon Retail, Speech Recognition and a Research Sciences team.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
  • 1+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
  • 2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience


  • Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Proficiency with Deep Learning algorithms and packages
  • Proficiency with AWS tools including SageMaker, Athena, S3 and Lambda
  • Proficiency with Java, SQL and Spark
  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

* Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers

* Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations

* Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project

* Experience in mobile development and mobile security.

* Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs



Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, or other legally protected status. If you would like to request an accommodation, please notify your Recruiter.

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