• Sr Software Development Engineer

    Location US-CA-Sunnyvale
    Posted Date 1 month ago(6/18/2018 11:41 AM)
    Job ID
    676562
    Company
    A2Z Development Center, Inc.
  • 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:

    “If you do not work on an important problem, it's unlikely you'll do important work.” – Richard Hamming

    We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting edge advances in robotics and software to solve real-world challenges that will transform our customers’ experiences in ways we can’t even imagine yet. Key responsibilities will be to build the tools and infrastructure that will enable research and development in computer vision and related disciplines, and to collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams, including Amazon Robotics, to put the concepts you develop into production.

    We're looking for outstanding leaders who combine superb people skills with a demonstrated ability to get complex systems up and running quickly and effectively. You will be working with a unique and gifted team of engineers and scientists engaged in a fast-paced mission to conceive and deliver new products. The team faces a challenging task of balancing cost, schedule, and performance requirements. You should be comfortable collaborating in a fast-paced, highly inventive and often uncertain environment, and contributing to innovative solutions, while demonstrating leadership, technical competence, and attention to detail.

    Do you have the courage to tackle a mind-bending computer vision challenge? Do you want to lead a team of high performers to deliver robust, production-quality code that solves complex real-world problems? Do you want to change the lives of an entire generation of Amazon customers? If you do, come you should join this team.

    Come and invent the future with us.

    Basic Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field
    • Experience investigating, designing, prototyping and delivering new and innovative system solutions
    • 5+ years software development experience
    • 3+ years of programming experience in one of C++, C, Java or Python

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Master’s degree or PhD in computer science, computer engineering, or electrical engineering
    • Familiarity with Machine Learning, Computer Vision, or a similar field
    • Experience with building embedded systems.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to executives and non-technical leaders
    • Entrepreneurial spirit
    • Excellent judgement, organizational, and problem solving skills.

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

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