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Software Development Engineer: Deep Learning: MXNet Engine

Software Development Engineer: Deep Learning: MXNet Engine

Job ID 
561488
Company/Location (search) 
US-CA-Palo Alto
Posted Date 
10/18/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

We are looking for an experienced software developer to contribute to the core engine of the open-source deep learning framework, MXNet : http://mxnet.io

If you are passionate about building strong computational foundations that utilize core computer science and engineering skills like high-performance computing, distributed systems and applied math to build the state-of-the-art deep learning framework, MXNet, we would like to talk to you.

You will have exciting and challenging responsibilities like:

  • Learn and use advanced technologies like CUDA, OpenCL, OpenMP, Distributed Systems, etc.
  • Collaborate with internal engineering teams, technology companies around the world and open source community.
  • Create innovative products, and see them launched in high-volume production within Amazon and with Amazon customers.

This position within the Machine Learning team presents a unique and rare opportunity to get in on the ground floor within a fast-growing business and help shape the technology, product and the business. A successful candidate will bring deep technical expertise in high-performance computing and machine learning, desire to have an industry-wide impact and ability to work within a fast moving, startup environment in a large company to rapidly deliver critical MXNet engine features that will have a broad business impact.

Basic Qualifications

  • PhD or Master's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering.
  • 0-3+ years of software development experience.
  • Strong C/C++ and Python programming experience.
  • 2+ years of experience in programming parallel and distributed systems, debugging low-level problems, performance analysis and optimizations, and numerical methods.

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD in Computer Science or applied science field
  • 0-5+ years of commercial software development experience with C++
  • Familiar with Python or programing language use in ML
  • Experience programming GPUs
  • Experience using or developing deep learning frameworks
  • Experience contributing to open-source projects