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Senior Software Development Engineer - Computer Vision

Nashville, TN 37201
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We develop and deliver technology that supports Amazon Operations at worldwide scope and scale that is unparalleled. We are forming a new team focused on providing advanced image solutions that leverage both automated and semi-automated Computer Vision (CV) and Machine Learning (ML) processing techniques to provide enhanced safety, productivity, and quality controls throughout Amazon€™s global operation sites. We will be automating image capture and analysis, large data set handling, using convolutional neural networks (CNNs) for classification and segmentation of images, spatial recognition of objects/distance/velocity relationships, real time and near-term operational feedback loops and large-scale process automation. See Amazon€™s recently open sourced Distance Assistant as a good example of our work.

What You€™ll Do

As a results-guided Software Development Engineer II, you€™ll bring a combination of solid coding skills, an aptitude to learn and apply innovative technologies at scale, and a willingness to question the status quo and raise the bar on every service and feature we build. You€™ll have the opportunity to demonstrate your talent for building secure, scalable, well-designed software services, and strive to constantly improve our technical foundation and user experience. You€™ll collaborate with cross-functional team members, including applied scientists to build machine learning models and operations specialists to create new solutions to challenging and meaningful problems around the world.


· Bachelor€™s or Master€™s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical discipline
· 7+ years of relevant professional software engineering experience
· Advanced coding mastery and superior design skills in one or more modern programming languages, such as Java, Python, C# or C++
· Advanced functional skills and expertise with computer science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, modeling, application architecture and algorithms
· Able to work both independently without guidance, actively collaborate with or lead team members and mentor mid-level software developers
· Experience creating and operating large-scale, fault-tolerant, distributed systems
· High sense of ownership, self-motivation, and desire to delight customers; obsessed with quality and customer experience
· Ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively, problem-solve, scope technical requirements, pay close attention to detail, and draw actionable conclusions from abstract and ambiguous problem statements


· Professional software development experience delivering large scale solutions that interface to physical devices (i.e. cameras, sensors, etc.) and incorporate Machine Learning
· Experience handling large, unstructured data sets in a production environment
· Experience acting as a lead solution architect, delivering significant portions of the design and implementation aspects into production
· Knowledge of professional software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, automated testing, and operations
· Deep experience with primary AWS technologies (i.e. S3, Lambda, DynamoDB, SNS, SQS etc.), best AWS practices (i.e. Well Architected Framework) and relevant AWS certification (Professional Level)
· Demonstrated ability to informally lead peers and colleagues when building complex software systems, having introduced widely adopted software engineering best practices
· Proficient with Open Source contribution and consumption
· Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy
· Full stack experience ranging from front-end user interfaces through to back-end systems and all points in between

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, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.


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Posted: 2020-07-31 Expires: 2020-11-19

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