1+ months

Data Scientist - Amazon

Cambridge, Massachusetts
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Interested in Amazon Echo? We’re building the speech and language solutions behind Amazon Echo and other Amazon products and services. Come join us!

You Will

As a Data Scientist in our Applied Modeling team, you will be responsible for data-driven improvements to our machine learning models. Your work will directly impact our customers in the form of products and services that make use of speech and language technology.

  • Ensure data quality throughout all stages of collection/acquisition, annotation and processing, including such areas as data sourcing/collection, ground truth generation, normalization, transformation, etc.
  • Clean, analyze and select data to achieve goals
  • Analyze model performance to provide insights
  • Collaborate with colleagues from science, engineering and business backgrounds
  • Present proposals and results in a clear manner backed by data and coupled with actionable conclusions
  • Work with engineers to develop efficient data infrastructure for both offline and online use cases


Basic Qualifications

  • Master's degree in a relevant field
  • 3+ years experience with various data analysis and visualization tools
  • Experience in Python or another scripting language; command line usage
  • Experience with statistical modeling / machine learning and parameters that affect their performance

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD’s in a relevant field
  • Track record of diving into data to discover hidden patterns and of conducting error/deviation analysis
  • Ability to develop experimental and analytic plans for data modeling processes, ability to accurately determine cause and effect relations
  • Understanding of relevant statistical measures such as confidence intervals, significance of error measurements, development and evaluation data sets, etc.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Exceptional level of organization
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age


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Posted: 2019-12-20 Expires: 2020-02-18

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