Amazon.com Software Development Engineer Intern in Cambridge, United Kingdom

We are looking for outstanding Software Development Engineer Interns to join us in Summer 2018 for a fixed term. You will work as part of the Amazon Alexa team at our centre in Cambridge, England, playing a key role in the development of Alexa, Amazon’s cloud based voice service which delights customers on products such as the Echo and Fire TV.

We develop technology that combines natural language understanding, acquiring large volumes of structured knowledge, and machine reasoning to allow our customers to get answers to their questions in the most natural way possible.

Our work is characterized by high scale, complexity and the need for invention. We offer great opportunities to work on big data, machine learning, natural language processing and high-scale, low-latency distributed systems.

Development:

As an intern you will go through induction training before joining your team. You will drive your own learning and development with guidance and coaching from your manager, buddy and colleagues around you. Not to mention the excellent long-term development prospects you’d expect from one of the world’s leading online businesses.

What are we looking for?

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical discipline with a focus on software development

  • An active participant in development and engineering outside of your current course

· Familiarity with object-oriented design and coding skills (C/C++ and/or Java)

· Experience in UNIX/Linux or Windows environments

· Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions

· Adept at handling ambiguous or undefined challenges through strong problem solving abilities

AMZR Req ID: 586811

External Company URL: www.amazon.com