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Microsoft: Data Scientists in Redmond, Boston and Mountain View


Join the excitement of Machine Learning in the Cloud at Microsoft fast-paced data science team in the Azure ML group, building machine learning powered intelligent web services and end to end solutions.



Microsoft Company: Microsoft
Location: Redmond, WA / Boston, MA / Mountain View, CA
Web: www.microsoft.com


Join the excitement of Machine Learning in the Cloud at Microsoft! We are a fast paced data science team in the Azure ML group, building machine learning powered intelligent web services and end to end solutions for scenarios in diverse enterprise and consumer verticals.

We are looking for engineers and 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.

 
Qualifications
  • Background in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Statistics, Physics, Mathematics, Operations Research or equivalent technical field, with PhD or MS degree with 3+ years of experience in the industry for Scientist, 4+ years post Ph.D or 7+ years post M.S for Senior Scientist, 7+ years post Ph.D or 10+ years post M.S for Principal Scientist.
  • 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#), one or more scripting languages (Python/Perl/Shell), knowledge of R. Expertise any of the common ML tools (Weka, R, RapidMiner, KNIME, scikit-learn, SAS, SPSS) is a plus.

 
_Contact_:
Email your resume to Jerrod Wheeler jerrodw@microsoft.com .

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.

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