Amazon Corporate LLC Research Scientist in Seattle, Washington

Research Scientist Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 775400 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Machine Learning Science Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionAmazon is looking for a Research Scientist in Machine Learning to join an exciting new project team working to build a completely new best in class consumer product. We are an innovative, cross-platform, customer-obsessed team, working on big-bets in an innovative environment. Our organization rewards intellectual curiosity while maintaining the direct to market product focus. Our mission is to invent and simplify large-scale solutions and bring the future to Amazon customers. Basic QualificationsMSc or PhD in Statistics, Physics, Engineering, or related quantitative field Experience with analyzing and quantifying data collected through crowd sourcing protocols Strong experience with descriptive statistics and visualization tools Expert in Python, or another scripting language (R, Perl); command line usage, e.g., Bash. Solid experience with SQL Knowledge of statistical modelling / machine learning techniques Experience with data selection methods: identify how to choose which data for which experimental set ups Excellent communication and organizational skills with significant attention to detail Preferred QualificationsExperience with big data tools (Hive, Pig) and familiarity/experience with AWS technology stack (S3, Redshift) Experience in bioinformatics is a plus Demonstrable track record dealing well with ambiguity, prioritizing needs, and delivering results in an agile, dynamic environment Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation