Do you have the zeal to work in Microsoft’s BIG DATA space and be part of WDG’s Universal Store Team? Dealing with data collection to transformation to produce meaningful metrics from discrete data sets has been our big engineering challenge and Asimov data platform from DNA team in UST is instrumental to meet this challenge for Microsoft. We are looking for Software Engineers with the skills to help us design & implement data models based on data from millions & millions of clients & users in a trustworthy and connected way. We consume this high volume of processed & aggregated data and produce metrics & reports which are used by engineering, the business, leadership, and partners to deliver faster, improve products and make better product decisions.
•BS degree in Computer Science, Math, Physics, or technical field (or equivalent)
•A demonstrable understanding of software development and testing concepts.
•2+ years of hands-on software development & testing experience with strong coding skills in C#/ C++/ Java
•Experience in debugging and maintaining code in C#/ C++/ Java
•1+ years of experience with relational database systems such as SQL Server or equivalent technologies
•Self-driven and able to work independently or with a team to develop solutions for a broad range of problems
Any of the following are pluses:
•Experience with NoSQL technologies such as MongoDB, bonus if used for analytical purposes
•Experience with the Apache (or other) big data stack such as Hadoop, HBase, Spark, Storm, Hive, or Mahout
•Experience in Python/R using packages such as NumPy, pandas, scikit-learn, dplyr, ggplot2, etc.
•Experience wrangling and doing analysis on large data sets
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