Alexa Skills Team
Build the technology that extends Alexa’s capabilities
We believe voice is the future of technology interaction, providing a natural interface to make complex things simple. Are you passionate about building the world of tomorrow? If so, join us!
Alexa is Amazon’s voice service and the brain behind millions of devices, including Amazon Echo. Alexa provides capabilities, or skills, that enable customers to create a more personalized experience. The Alexa Skills team makes it possible for partners, brands, and developers to create skills, and for customers to discover, engage with, and enjoy skills. There are over 25,000 skills now from companies such as Starbucks, Capital One, Pizza Hut, Twitter, MLB.com, The Tonight Show, Jeopardy, Uber and many more.
The team includes engineering and product management for skills discovery and engagement, the Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) and developer tools, and the overall skills experience. It also includes skills business development, consumer marketing and site merchandising, developer marketing, solution architects, evangelism, skills certification testers and developer advocates. We are hiring roles across all these function including Software Development Engineers and Managers, Technical Program Managers and Product Managers, Business Development Managers, Marketing Managers, Content Testers, Account Managers, Support Engineers, and more across multiple locations.
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Alexa, provides capabilities, or skills, that enable customers to interact with devices in a more intuitive way using voice.
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