MDCS Data Science Associate

 

Microsoft Development Center Serbia is hiring associates of all levels of experience and data science proficiency across multiple teams who ship Microsoft cloud services.

 

Computer industry is in the midst of a fundamental transformation. Microsoft is leading this transformation through its world class suite of cloud services. Microsoft Development Center Serbia (MDCS) is playing an increasingly important role within this new ecosystem. We’re hiring associates of all levels of experience and data science proficiency across multiple teams who ship Microsoft cloud services.

At the entry-level end of the spectrum, data science associates provide accurate reporting against raw data and ensure appropriate data cleaning takes place. At advanced level, associates are expected to explore, model and interpret data by blending various mathematical methods and machine learning.

Data scientist associate is someone who can obtain, clean, explore, model and interpret data by blending various mathematical methods and machine learning. Data scientists not only are capable at working with data, but also appreciate data itself as a first-class product.

Data scientist associate needs to be able to derive conclusions from data, and needs to possess creativity and strong communication skills. Creativity drives the process of hypothesis generation (picking the right problems to solve), experiment formulation, experiment execution and measurements.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in using R, TSQL, Python (or similar)
  • Passion for quality, performance and reliability
  • Team-oriented attitude and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Commitment to accuracy, quality and attention to details
  • English proficiency at the reading and simple writing level (email etc.)
  • B.Sc. in CS or equivalent university degree (e.g. Electrical Engineering, Signals and Systems, Math, Physics, etc.)

If you believe you meet the requirements, please submit your up to date CV and the cover letter as two attachments to: mdcsjobs@microsoft.com. Please send your application with clearly stated e-mail subject: “Data Science Associate”.

 

Applications sent by June 25th will be processed faster.