Our team consists from creative people who successfully combine passion and ambition in creating one of the best speech synthesizers in the world, and now are one of the most visible teams within Amazon where you will have the opportunity to build solutions of great impact on customers all over the globe. At Amazon, we take pride in building complete end-to-end solutions, starting from researching a problem, implementing the solution, building a scalable and reliable service and ensuring the service is there when you need it.
As part of our development team you will work alongside other Software Developers who are subject matter experts in speech synthesis and related fields. You will be responsible for designing system architectures, selecting best development solutions, optimizing software performance. You will be involved in projects from concept to deployment, working closely with our core technology team, taking part in the complete project lifecycle.
M.S. or B.S. degree in Computer Science.
5+ years of industry experience.
Proficiency in at least one object-oriented programming language such as Java, C++ or C#.
Frontend web development experience.
Experience in working with Linux/Unix systems.
Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design, and problem solving.
Fluency in English.
Proficiency in at least one scripting language such as Perl or Python.
Experience with crowdsourcing.
Experience building scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems for commercial online services.
Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment in driving operational excellence and best practices.