Audio Applied Scientist

Job ID: 988839 | Amazon.com Services, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

· The Amazon Devices team designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics, including the best-selling Kindle family of products. We have also produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Dash, and Amazon Echo
Role:

We are looking for a passionate, talented and inventive Research Scientist - Audio to join our team. In this role, you will:
· Engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative consumer products
· Work closely with an internal inter-disciplinary team, and outside partners to drive key aspects of product definition, execution and test.
· Be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Master's + 3 years’ experience or PhD in EE, CS, Acoustics, or related field
· 5+ years of development experience in an R&D capacity
· Knowledge in digital signal processing and/or machine learning techniques related to audio
· Acoustic measurement and data analysis experience including hands on experience with DAQ systems
· Experience with creating new algorithms for solving audio problems
· Understanding of physical acoustics, room acoustics, and transducer theory
· Experience with real time signal processing
· C/C++ and Matlab programming experience
· Experience with working in a software development team, including software version control

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Master's + 8 years experience or PhD + 5 years in EE, CS, Acoustics or related field
· Passion for learning, researching, and creating new technologies with high commercial impact
· Knowledge in various speech enhancement algorithms - echo cancellation, noise suppression, noise cancellation
· Machine learning algorithms for audio applications especially with deep neural net
· Array design and beamforming algorithms
· Experience in consumer electronics product development
· Excellent communication skills


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