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Data and Applied Scientist

Microsoft

Microsoft

Data Science
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Posted on Monday, February 12, 2024
You will be joining a team under the Windows and Web Experiences Team organization. Our mission is to empower every person and organization to achieve more, by focusing on building engaging content, services, experiences, and platforms for customers.

We build products including Microsoft SwiftKey Keyboard, Bing, Start, Edge as well as incubating new and exciting initiatives. Our products empower hundreds of millions of customers around the world through engaging user experiences and AI technology.

We focus on shipping innovative, industry-leading experiences on both mobile devices & PCs. Our ambitious vision is to change the way our customers will experience their favorite Microsoft features & services in the future.

Responsibilities

We are looking for engineers with strong coding and engineering skills. The candidate should be comfortable dealing with open problems, new technologies and changing requirements, and should play different roles in the project as the need arises.

The candidate will be working closely with researchers, engineers and internal/external partners and take ownership of meeting project goals through building quality solutions.

This also provides a great opportunity to receive mentoring as well as to mentor and lead interns and other team members.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelors/master's in computer science or related field or equivalent work experience.
  • 4+ years of Hands-on experience in programming language such as C#, Python, Java.
  • Strong technical skills involving problem-solving, design and coding.
  • Knowledge of data analysis tools and libraries (e.g., Pandas, NumPy).
  • Understanding of basic statistics and data visualization.
  • Industry experience working on machine learning or systems software.
  • Knowledge of agile or iterative Software Development Life Cycle.
  • Independent and self-motivated.
  • Cross team and cross org collaboration.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Candidates with experience in Data Science and shipping ML models into production will be preferred for AI/ML projects.
  • Should have a good understanding of deep learning and large-scale ML concepts.
  • Should have a good understanding and experience in systems software (e.g. database systems or distributed systems).

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. Consistent with applicable law, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, immigration status, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran or military status, race, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local laws, regulations and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application process, read more about requesting accommodations.