The Amazon Imaging Quality team processes images and organizes information for billions of products, ensuring that each product image empowers customers to make informed purchasing decisions. We are looking for an innovative and result-oriented SDE to build our next generation of systems that detect and take action on image attributes across billions of product images, using our internally developed machine learning and computer vision capabilities.
We are seeking a Software Engineer that is a technology leader and demonstrates exemplary practice in design and implementation of new services. You will drive solutions for scalable, efficient, and fault tolerant services. You will act as a thought leader to influence our overall strategy by helping define product features, driving system architecture, and spearheading best practices that enable a quality product. The ideal candidate will be passionate about solving engineering challenges in distributed systems at massive scale on an ongoing basis and have a demonstrable record of accomplishment for delivering successful products. We offer a dynamic workplace that provides an innovative and passionate environment in a highly collaborative and multidisciplinary of Applied Scientists and Software Development Engineers. We take pride in developing and applying cutting-edge Machine Learning technologies and products that optimize the best customer experience.
Major responsibilities: As a Software Development Engineer, you will: · Be responsible for the architecture of software solutions, determining current limitations and compatibility between subsystems, the selection of new concepts and methodology, and the development of major features and services · Develop cloud services processing millions of images by leveraging state-of-the-art technology and ML algorithms · Provide technical leadership and contribute to the definition, development, integration, test, documentation, and support of Java and C++ software, as well as and introduce new concepts and methodology · Partner with scientists and domain experts to launch machine-learning applications in production · Integrate ML algorithms and computer vision capabilities with other cloud services · Instill best practices for software development and documentation, making sure designs meet requirements, and delivering quality software on schedules
Strong experience in applying object oriented design principles
Track record of successfully executing technically challenging problems in a corporate environment
Understanding of multiple Software Development Lifecycles (SDLCs) including Agile and Scrum
Experience with building and delivering enterprise-grade software
2+ years working in a software as a service environment (e-commerce or other high scale services)
Strong technical credentials, with at least 5 years of technical engineering experience in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
Masters or Doctorate in Computer Science, Engineering or related field