The Amazon Postdoctoral Science program is designed for individuals who received their PhD in the past two years and want to gain industry experience. The program advances postdoctoral scientists’ career development through industry exposure, publishing research, and mentorship from the Amazon Science community.
Applications are accepted from postdoctoral candidates in research areas including, but not limited to, the following: computer science, computer vision, conversational AI, data science, fairness in AI, machine learning, machine translation, operations research and optimization, natural language processing, search and information retrieval, responsible AI, and robotics AI.
Research LocationsParticipants in the APS program are located in the same city as their respective team. Amazon has research hubs in cities around the globe; please reference specific postdoc job postings for team location information.
Details and QualificationsAPS roles are full-time, one-year commitments; postdocs cannot have dual employment during their time at Amazon.
The basic qualifications for the program are:
- PhD in a relevant field, received within two years of starting the program;
- Proven publication record;
- Experience in data science and quantitative research; and
- Proficiency in technologies relevant to the subfield