Software Engineer

at  Microsoft Corporation

Vancouver, BC, Canada - 00000

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Immediate28 Jul, 2021Not Specified28 Apr, 20212 year(s) or aboveColor,Legal Requirements,Infrastructure,Regulations,Computer Science,Programming Languages,Microsoft,Ordinances,ConsiderationNoNo
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Description:

In a fast-paced, high impact, and hardcore search experience team, to build a competitively rich experience for Microsoft that are used by millions of users.
Our mission is to delight the customers and content publishers by delivering the most relevant search results with the most comprehensive index, best recommendation and personalization experiences. Bing Segment and Answers team is looking for strong developers to join our fun and challenging journey.
As a member of the Bing Answers, Segment and Knowledge team, you will have a direct impact on the quality of the products which in turn determines the experience of millions of user searches every day. You will learn and research many cutting edge methods in Bing core UX framework, distributed systems, data mining, machine learning, A/B testing to solve hard problems.
We are an extremely agile team and we move very fast from ideas to experimentation, development and deployment through continuous releases throughout the year.
We are an extremely agile team and we move very fast from ideas to experimentation, development and deployment through continuous releases throughout the year.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science or related field required
  • 2 + years experience in C#/C++/Java or equivalent programming languages

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2+ years of web UX, tools and infrastructure.
  • 2+ years’ experience with experimentation and shipping user experience features on commercial scale Search Engine or Recommendation Engine
    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. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.
    Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work

Responsibilities:

  • Understand scenarios, challenges, and issues in a feature area. Propose design, solutions, mitigations, and be responsible for metric-driven result.
  • Work independently to implement, flight, and ship answers features to have impact on key metrics.
  • Innovate feature ideas, analyze opportunities through data mining of Bing logs and user study.
  • Understand all the metrics, able to get insights of what happened from real traffic scorecard, and come up with improvement plan.
  • Build dashboard and online tests to monitor mainstreamed features’ coverage, performance and availability.


REQUIREMENT SUMMARY

Min:2.0Max:7.0 year(s)

Information Technology/IT

IT Software - System Programming

Software Engineering

Graduate

Computer Science

Proficient

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Vancouver, BC, Canada