Are you inspired by invention? Is problem solving through teamwork in your DNA? Do you like the idea of seeing how your work impacts the bigger picture? Answer yes to any of these and you'll fit right in here at Amazon Robotics. We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting edge advances in robotics and software to solve real-world challenges that will transform our customers' experiences in ways we can't even image yet. We invent new improvements every day. We are Amazon Robotics and we will give you the tools and support you need to invent with us in ways that are rewarding, fulfilling and fun.
The Research and Advanced Development team at Amazon Robotics is seeking passionate, hands-on research scientists to work on cutting edge algorithms to power automation in Amazon's order fulfillment network. Our multi-disciplinary team includes scientists with backgrounds in AI planning and scheduling, machine learning, operations research, heuristic search, and robotic grasping. We work on problems such as:
* Dynamic allocation and scheduling of tasks to thousands of robots * Learning how to recognize and grasp all the products that Amazon sells * Controlling the movement of many robots in tight spaces * Planning, learning, and collaborating with people
The ideal candidate for this position will be familiar with algorithms in one or more of these areas at both the theoretical and implementation levels. You will have the chance to solve complex research problems and see your solutions come to life in Amazon's warehouses!
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