8116 - Midtown Office - 2220 W. Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia, 23220CarMax, the way your career should be!About this jobThe Machine Learning Solutions Architect is responsible for designs and oversight of applications for their assigned machine learning technology team(s). This involves the uniformity of application implementations under their influence, proper performance of those applications, and the team's developed solutions are within enterprise direction. This position will be responsible for ensuring that software developed meets CarMax architectural and quality expectations and requires a knowledge about all applicable business processes.The Solutions Architect works with the Enterprise Architecture team to develop standards and design patterns. This position will work with various IT teams to champion the adoption of patterns, platforms, and architectural tools. Solutions Architect provide mentorship and are asked to provide positive and developmental feedback and capitalizes on teachable moments to grow others. This position is responsible for the technical training of associates.What you will do Essential responsibilitiesInfluence the ML strategy at CarmaxBuild the blueprint for ML solutions which may involve NLP or Computer VisionIdentify and evaluate tools and externally sourced solutions to increase speed to enable new AI capabilitiesFacilitate discussions and influence architects, teams, and business partners to create new ML capabilities for our product teams.Guide and mentor engineers our teamsParticipate and influence in an environment including discovery, design, development, and testingStay on top of industry trends and best practice to continuously improve what we do and ensure our ML capabilities are the best it can beActively participate in the fun, trusting culture of CarMax where candor and integrity are essential and freedom is provided to operate independently, putting people over process and control.Qualifications and requirementsBachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, or relevant field; Masters in Computer Science/Machine Learning preferred.8+ years of architecting, developing, and deploying scalable enterprise solutions3+ years leveraging cloud environments; Azure preferredExtensive experience with Data Engineering, Feature Engineering, Software Engineering, MLOps, DevOpsSpecialized expertise with Natural Language Processing (NLP) and/or Computer VisionProven ability to mentor and develop othersExceptional communication skillsRemote:Posting: Role (Remote)Work location is flexible if approved by the Company except that position may not be performed remotely from Hawaii or ColoradoUpon an applicant's request, CarMax will consider reasonable accommodation to complete the CarMax Job Application.