• Applied Scientist

    Location IL-Herzliya
    Posted Date 1 month ago(4/15/2018 1:49 AM)
    Job ID
    Amazon Development Center (Tel Aviv)
    Position Category
    Research Science
  • Job Description

    Amazon is hiring talent in Israel for our location in Herzilya
    You will be part of a world-class Computer Vision team tasked with solving huge business problems through innovative technology and focus on product industrialization.
    We’ll need to tackle problems that span a variety of domains: computer vision, image recognition, machine learning, real-time and distributed systems. Everyone on the team needs to be entrepreneurial, wear many hats and work in a highly collaborative environment that’s more startup than big company.

    Major responsibilities:
    - Research, design, implement and evaluate novel computer vision algorithms
    - Work on large-scale datasets, focusing on creating scalable and accurate computer vision systems in versatile application fields
    - Collaborate closely with team members on developing systems from prototyping to production level
    - Collaborate with teams spread all over the world
    - Work closely with software engineering teams to drive scalable, real-time implementations
    - Track general business activity and provide clear, compelling management reports on a regular basis

    Basic Qualifications

    • Basic qualifications

      • MS or PhD in Computer Vision, Machine Learning, or related field.
      • Depth and breadth in state-of-the-art computer vision and machine learning technologies
      • 3+ years of experience in understanding and ability to implement algorithms in computer vision using both toolkits and self developed code
      • 1+ years of experience in Java, C++, or other programming language, as well as with R, MATLAB, Python or similar scripting language

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Preferred qualifications

      • PhD Computer Vision, Machine Learning, or related field.
      • Publications at top-tier peer-reviewed conferences or journals
      • At least 1 year of post-graduate experience in academic or industry environment
      • Proven track record of innovation in creating novel algorithms and advancing the state of the art
      • Experience working with large datasets and Deep Learning algorithms
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to communicate effectively to both technical and nontechnical audiences.
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