Software Engineer 2
Location:
Bellevue , Washington
Posted:
December 17, 2017
Reference:
1073112
We are a team of elite software engineers and data scientists that work together to provide answers to some of the toughest questions to help bring the right products to over 1.8 billion unique users. We are the Analysis and Experimentation (A&E) team, part of Microsoft Artificial Intelligence and Research group, and we are looking to hire you!

Here in A&E we believe that data help us make better decisions. As a member of the team, you will collaborate closely with some of the brightest minds in the field of data science and engineering to build and enhance our internal analytics tools and systems. You will be working closely with other teams from Office, Bing, Skype and Xbox amongst to enable them to make data driven decisions at the product and business levels. You should love the idea of working closely with all the smart and creative people at Microsoft, doing deep analysis and writing software to make their lives better and work easier. The work you do will have a direct impact in Microsoft and its current and future line of products and services.

What you will do ?

Design/build, enhance and maintain existing and new services
Collaborate closely with data scientists and engineers
Determine priorities by estimating the potential impact of projects
Produce high quality code
Improve those around you

Required Qualifications:

B.A. or B.S. degree in computer science or related technical degree

Preferred Qualifications:

At least 2 years of professional software development experience
Experience with a OO programming language such as C++, Java, C#, Typescript
Strong coding skills
Good understanding of data structures, algorithms and software engineering concepts
A strong sense of curiosity and a willingness to learn, share and improve

Desired Qualifications:

Master’s degree in computer science or related
Familiarity and/or contributions to open source software stack
Experience with End-to-End system design (frontend to backend or vice versa) A&E

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to askstaff@microsoft.com.
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