Microsoft Corporation Research Software Engineer Student - Recommendation Team in Herzelia, Israel

This Job is eligible for the following work arrangements :Part-Time

The recommendation team in Israel is a fast growing team responsible for designing and building recommendation algorithms for a wide array of Microsoft products such as Xbox Games, Xbox Movies, Groove Music, Windows Store, Windows Phone, and much more. We develop cutting edge machine learning algorithms that serve tens of millions of users around the globe.

We are looking for a Research Software Development Student (part time job). Responsibilities include: Working with world class machine learning researchers and data scientists. Writing and maintaining code with highly skilled programmers. Help developing real-world machine learning algorithms serving millions of users worldwide. Working with big-data, map-reduce technologies.

Qualified candidates meet the following requirements:

• A student in the Computer Science or Electrical Engineering departments

• GPA 85 and above

• Excellent coding skills. C# or Java is a plus.

• At least one-year programming experience.

• Ability to work 3 days a week (or more).

• At least 1 year remaining before final graduation.

• Passionate about coding, algorithms and big-data.

• Team player and enthusiastic.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances

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