Microsoft Corporation Software Engineer Intern - Recommendation Team in Herzelia, Israel

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

The recommendations 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.

The Xbox Recommendation Service team in Israel is a fast growing team that is responsible for designing, building and delivering the

recommendations and personalization solution for IEB (including Xbox, Windows 8, Kinect, and the future TV solution). If you are

passionate about software, data mining, data analysis, statistics, A/B experimentations etc. we are offering a unique and great opportunity for talented people, to help

us build the best recommendation system in the world.

Responsibilities include data mining of large datasets using map-reduce technologies, using statistical methods to find patterns in data, coming up with hypothesis and using data to validate them, and being part of a fast moving and growing development team.

Qualified candidates meet the following requirements:

Computer Science degree (5th semester and up) - M.Sc. is preferred

GPA 85 and above

At least one year experience in data mining/data analysis methodologies

At least one year experience in writing code - C# or Java experience is preferred

Team player, confident and enthusiastic

Knowledge with web technologies / protocols - an advantage

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Development (engineering)