Excited by Big Data, Machine Learning and Predictive Software? Interested in creating new state-of-the-art solutions using Machine Learning and Data Mining techniques on Terabytes of Data? At Amazon , we are developing state-of-the-art large-scale Machine Learning Services and Applications on the Cloud involving Terabytes of data. We work on applying predictive technology to a wide spectrum of problems in areas such as Amazon Retail, Seller Services, Customer Service and so on. We are looking for talented and experienced Machine Learning Scientists (Ph.D. in a related area preferred) who can apply innovative Machine Learning techniques to real-world e-Commerce problems. You will get to work in a team dedicated to advancing Machine Learning technology at Amazon and converting it to business-impacting solutions. Check out our job description below and contact us if you're interested in learning more.
Major responsibilities • Use machine learning, data mining and statistical techniques to create new, scalable solutions for business problems • Analyze and extract relevant information from large amounts of Amazon's historical business data to help automate and optimize key processes • Design, develop and evaluate highly innovative models for predictive learning • Establish scalable, efficient, automated processes for large scale data analyses, model development, model validation and model implementation • Research and implement novel machine learning and statistical approaches
• MS in CS, Machine Learning, Operational research, Statistics or in a highly quantitative field. • 4+ years of industrial experience in predictive modeling and analysis, predictive software development • Experience with Java or C++, Perl/Python (or similar scripting language) • Experience in using R, Matlab, or any other statistical software • Experience in mentoring junior team members, and guiding them on machine learning and data modeling applications
• PhD strongly preferred. • Experience handling gigabyte and terabyte size datasets • Experience working with retail or e-commerce data • Experience working with distributed systems and grid computing • Publications or presentation in recognized Machine Learning and Data Mining journals/conferences • Strong Problem solving ability • Strong communication and data presentation skills