Amazon Corporate LLC Solutions Architect, Alexa in Seattle, Washington

Solutions Architect, Alexa Job ID 530633 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 6/20/2017 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category .. Recruiting Team .. Job DescriptionAmazon Alexa Voice Service (AVS), the speech processing and personal assistant technology behind Amazon Echo, is seeking a solutions architect to help integrate Alexa into partner devices and services. Are you the kind of hands-on technical professional who can help our partners? In this role, you will wear many hats, including technical advisor, software developer and evangelist. You must possess a unique combination of deep technical skills and business acumen as well as a do-what-it-takes attitude to ensure our partners are able to take full advantage of Alexa's skills and are delivering a delightful end user experience. Ideally, you're someone who can write and debug code, but also wants to help guide the broader industry towards a technology you believe in. You love to share your passion with others and exhibit good judgment in selecting strategic opportunities to do so. You don't just want to be part of an industry movement; you want to be out front leading it. If this sounds like you, we'd like to speak with you. Responsibilities * Together with senior solutions architects, engage with partners' developers, architects, hardware engineers and project managers to facilitate the integration of Alexa into their products and services * Spend time as required on-site with partners helping them integrate with Alexa * Work with senior solutions architects and the Alexa product teams to define future platform requirements * Capture, document and share best-practice knowledge that future Alexa partners can leverage * Help Alexa business development identify leads for new potential partnerships Basic Qualifications* Two or more years of experience in the design, coding and implementation of complex IT systems * Experience with two or more development languages such as Java, JavaScript or Python * A technical undergraduate degree in computer science, MIS, engineering or related discipline Preferred Qualifications* An advanced degree in computer science, MIS, engineering or related discipline * Experience in a customer-facing, sales-aligned role such as consultant, solutions engineer or solutions architect * Experience in the voice processing, portable device or personal digital assistant industry * Experience with speech-related hardware systems * Strong interpersonal and communication skills Join Amazon today and be part of a company whose credo is "Work Hard. Have Fun. Make History." Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation