The AMSLU team sits at the core of reinventing the voice experience for Amazon Music. The team owns all Spoken Language Understanding aspects on Amazon Music and also enables new voice experiences through third-party assistants such as Google Assistant, Siri, etc. We also build state-of-the art foundational technologies for better understanding user intent and behavior and study its impact on engagement and voice experience. You will help us deliver customers the best music experience throughout their journey!
Key job responsibilities
As an ML Engineer you will design and develop ML solutions that involves large-scale distributed data processing. You will have responsibility to help define requirements, create software designs, implement code to these specifications, and support products while deployed and used by our customers. As an ML Engineer, you will be expected to:
Prior domain knowledge in NLU is a plus, though not required. However, strong motivation to learn ML, AI and NLU is critical for candidate to be successful in the role.
A day in the life
About the team
We believe that Amazon Music on Alexa provides the best voice-enabled music experience in the world. Its Day 1 in the world of voice-enabled devices and we’re looking for great engineers to help us make it even better.
As a member of the Amazon Music SLU Team, you will be responsible for leading the effort to invent and improve the ways that customers can ask for what they want to hear in Amazon Music Unlimited, Prime Music or Ad-supported Free Tier. Our team works at the intersections of big data, music personalization, machine learning, and building highly-available run-time services.
We develop software in Java, Python, Spark, and use various AWS technologies.
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Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $134,500/year in our lowest geographic market up to $261,500/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.