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Senior Software Engineer, Computer Vision

Senior Software Engineer, Computer Vision

Job ID 
521773
Location 
US-WA-Bellevue
Posted Date 
4/7/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

The Role:

Do you want to shape the future of Amazon Devices? Come and join us! We are looking for an intrepid problem-solver to dive into an ambiguous problem space and design and deliver innovative software solutions for Amazon devices.

As a SDE focusing on Computer Vision or Planning you will be a technical leader developing algorithms involving real-world sensor data. You will be working with a unique and gifted team developing exciting products for consumers. The team is a multidisciplinary group of engineers and scientists engaged in a fast-paced mission to deliver the new products. The team faces a challenging task of balancing cost, schedule, and performance requirements. You should be comfortable collaborating in a fast-paced and often uncertain environment, and contributing to innovative solutions, while demonstrating leadership, technical competence, and meticulousness.

Key responsibilities include algorithm development in Computer Vision and related disciplines, and to collaborate with cross functional engineering teams to bring the concepts into production. You will work with engineers to create prototype solutions, evaluate the systems for improvements, and build production solutions.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 5+ years experience in computer vision or computer science
  • Experience using basic tools to build working subsystems
  • Ability to write code in C++, on a Unix/Linux platform
  • Familiarity with object oriented design patterns

Preferred Qualifications


  • Masters degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Experience investigating, designing, prototyping, and delivering new and innovative system solutions
  • Excellent judgment, organizational, and problem solving skills
  • Comfortable taking initiative and working across teams
  • Excellence in technical communication with peers, partners, and non-technical co-workers

Lab126 is part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer-Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.