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Amazon Scholar

Amazon Alexa
101 Main Street
Cambridge, MA 02142

An Amazon Scholar is any technical or scientific expert that is currently employed by a university or academic institution who works at Amazon in one or more of the following capacities:
· 29 or fewer hours/week
· Fluctuates between part-time (during the academic year) and full-time (when school is in recess)
· Full-time during sabbatical or leave of absence for less than 1 year


· Experience leading technical research projects with multiple stakeholders
· Currently employed by an academic or research institution


· PhD in a relevant field or related discipline
· Recognized expert in the external community in an applied science discipline and routinely applies knowledge from other disciplines
· Broad knowledge of applied mathematics and foundational understanding of algorithms and computational complexity
· Expert-level research analysis and technical leadership capabilities
· Expert knowledge in modeling and performance, operationalization, and scalability of scientific techniques and establishing decision strategies
· Ability to independently lead research development and analysis in a fast-paced environment
· Proven track record of innovation in creating novel technologies and advancing the state of the art
· Publications at top-tier, peer-reviewed conferences and/or journals
· Exceptional verbal and written communication and consensus-building skills with both technical and non-technical audiences

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