Applied Scientist - Machine Learning

Amazon.com, Inc. is an American multinational technology company which focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence. It is one of the Big Five companies in the U.S. information technology industry, along with Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Facebook.


Mid Level

Seattle, WA, USA

Not defined

05 Aug → 04 Sep

Job Description

You will be comfortable with big data systems, intimately familiar with advanced machine learning and statistical methods, and experienced in applying these to solve business problems. You will have a strong bias towards customer obsession and delivering results while dealing with ambiguity in fast-paced dynamic environments.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design and build scalable solutions using statistical/ML models to measure the business impact of cross-channel marketing investments.
  • Work closely with business units and engineering teams to understand and correctly frame the marketing measurement problems and formulate their corresponding technical solutions.
  • Develop a library of measurement, decision-making, and machine learning algorithms and tools to enable data-driven decision making.
  • Lead the scoping, design, development, and deployment of software solutions and tools on our unique big data platform to efficiently generate timely and invaluable insights for decision-making systems at Amazon
  • Innovate and/or invent ways to overcome technical limitations and enable new forms of analyses and methods to drive key technical and business decisions.


  • PhD degree (CS, AI, ML, OR, Statistics, or related field) with 2+ years of applied research experience, or a Master's degree and 4+ years of experience of applied research experience
  • 1+ years of experience in building ML models for business applications
  • Advanced proficiency in statistical modeling, experimental design, and machine learning algorithms
  • Hands-on experience in using object-oriented programming languages such as Java, C++, Python or related language
  • Hands-on experience in building ML models with web-scale datasets and deploying these models to production environment
  • Experience in owning end-to-end business problems/metrics that directly impact the company or organization

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