Amazon.com Software Development Engineer - Full Stack (Text to Speech) in Gdansk, Poland

Do you know Amazon Alexa? We develop Text To Speech framework for our AI-powered personal voice assistant.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQn6aFQwBQU

We are the creators of the synthesis behind Amazon Alexa and Amazon Polly. We support dozens of high quality voices that facilitate the development of future Human-Machine interfaces powering IoT devices and computers.

Our goal is to make our voice as natural as human's (voice)!

In our daily work, we apply latest technologies to the world's leading TTS solution.

We work closely with linguists and researches to improve quality, speed and accuracy. We solve complex technological problems using latest domain knowledge from areas of Speech Synthesis and Machine Learning.

The ideal candidate is deeply passionate about new opportunities. Commitment to team work, hustle, and strong communication skills are in high value.

We are not assuming you know related domain technologies. We are assuming that you are eager to learn!

  • 4+ years of industry experience;

  • Programming in at least one of popular programming languages like C++, Java, Python in Linux and/or Windows environment;

  • Experience building modular and testable front-end software components with usage of top JavaScript frameworks like ReactJs/Angular;

  • Experience building scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems for commercial online services;

  • Sharp analytical abilities and proven design skills;

  • Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive;

  • Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment in driving operational excellence and best practices;

  • Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment;

  • Experience developing cloud software services and an understanding of design for scalability, performance and reliability;

  • Development experience defining, developing and maintaining REST based interfaces;

  • Excellence in technical communication with peers and non-technical cohorts;

  • Experience building developer facing products and services;

  • Experience building frameworks for creating applications on various platforms;

  • Experience with speech and language understanding systems;

AMZR Req ID: 541052

External Company URL: www.amazon.com