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Senior Applied Scientist - Prime Air

Senior Applied Scientist - Prime Air

Job ID 
327599
Company/Location (search) 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
10/14/2015
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

We’re working on the future. If you are seeking an iterative fast-paced environment where you can drive innovation, apply state-of-the-art technologies to solve extreme-scale real world delivery challenges, and provide visible benefit to end-users, this is your opportunity.

Come work on the Amazon Prime Air Team!

We're looking for outstanding Applied Scientists who combine superb technical, research and analytical capabilities with a demonstrated ability to get the right things done quickly and effectively. This person must be comfortable working with a team of top-notch developers and collaborating with our research teams. We’re looking for someone who innovates, and loves solving hard problems! You will work hard, have fun, and of course, make history!

Export Control License
This position may require a deemed export control license for compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Placement is contingent on Amazon’s ability to apply for and obtain an export control license on your behalf.


Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Vet

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience with hardware/software integration and real time communication systems
  • Strong Mathematical/Statistical fundamentals
  • Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, Java, or Perl
  • Experience applying machine learning approaches to complex problems

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers at scale
  • Knowledge of software engineering practices & patterns for the full software/hardware/networks development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and livesite operations
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch and SLA-driven operations of the project
  • Experience in communicating with end users, technical & business teams and management to collect requirements, describe product features, and technical designs