Microsoft: Data Scientists in Redmond, Boston and Mountain View

Our vision is to make machine learning cloud technology accessible to every enterprise, data scientist, developer, information worker, consumer, and device anywhere in the world.

Microsoft Company: Microsoft
Location: Redmond, WA / Boston, MA / Mountain View, CA

Department: ADS - Data Science Solutions
Division: Cloud and Enterprise Engineering

At Azure Machine Learning, our vision is to make machine learning cloud technology accessible to every enterprise, data scientist, developer, information worker, consumer, and device anywhere in the world. We empower organizations around the globe to utilize Microsoft machine learning services and transform their products, services and processes with data and insights

We are a fast paced team within the Microsoft Cloud + Enterprise organization driving the widespread adoption of Azure Machine Learning through easy-to-use services, by enabling and accelerating the development and deployment of machine learning solutions and applications on Azure for our customers and partners. We design, build and operationalize end-to-end solutions for high value customer scenarios leveraging data, scalable systems and machine learning algorithms on Azure.

We are looking for Senior and Principal Scientists who are passionate about data and want to apply machine learning techniques to solve real-world problems for enterprises and consumers. You will help develop capabilities in Azure ML for predictive modeling, text and image mining, recommendations, clustering, anomaly detection, forecasting methods, deep learning and other advanced statistical techniques.

You will work on all aspects of the design, development and delivery of machine learning enabled solutions including problem definition, data acquisition, data exploration and visualization, feature engineering, experimenting with ML algorithms, evaluating and comparing metrics, deploying the models, iteratively improving the solution, building the tools for this process etc. You will work with data from diverse structured and unstructured data sources in both batch and streaming modes, and various formats including tabular, image/video, audio, text and time series. In this role, you will interact with a team of experts in machine learning, distributed systems, program management and partner product teams, on the vision, scenario/feature planning, execution and delivery of scalable solutions as a cloud service.

Basic Qualifications Required:
  • Background in Computer Science, or equivalent technical field
  • PhD or MS degree with 4+ years of experience in the industry
  • Knowledge of machine learning and data mining techniques in one or more areas of statistical modeling methods, time series, text mining, optimization, information retrieval.
  • Ability to prototype statistical analysis and modeling algorithms and apply these algorithms for data driven solutions to problems in new domains.
  • Software development skills in one or more high level languages (C#/C/C++/Java/F#) or (Python/Perl/Shell,

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of R. Expertise any of the common ML tools (Weka, R, RapidMiner, KNIME, scikit-learn, SAS, SPSS) is a plus

Email your resume to Binh Nguyen for more details.
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.