Research Software Developer Engineer

Microsoft Corporation - Egypt , Le Caire

Are you excited about developing large scale deep learning models that help crossing language barriers and get used by billions of users?

The Machine Translation team recently achieved many exciting milestones. We have shipped near human parity production systems, Custom Translator and Power Point translation feature. Our team builds and runs the translation service that powers translations in Teams, Skype, Bing, Office and Windows, as well as translation apps on iOS and Android. The service is also used by thousands of companies around the world to translate everything from social media to technical documents.

Our team is expanding by adding the newly formed Cairo Speech and Language Team (CSALT). We are looking for an Applied Scientist to join our team.

  • *Responsibilities**
We are looking for an applied scientist to help us in building world class machine translation service that is used by many internal and external customers. Your work will include scaling up state-of-the-art neural MT, building and shipping NMT systems and identifying problems and drive solutions into models. You will solve real-world problems using innovative solutions and ship cutting edge technology directly to billions of users. You will also be challenged to come up with creative and efficient ways to bring research results to our production systems.

We are a small team, and you will be able to take on a variety of roles and drive your ideas from conception to end-user. As a team member, you will be working closely with research engineers on exciting projects using novel Deep Learning approaches and driving it into production; experiencing the excitement of turning novel ideas into reality.
  • *Qualifications**
+ A bsachelor\'s degree (master or PhD preferred) in computer science or computer engineering or a related field.

+ At least 2 years’ experience in research and development of NLP models

+ Strong proficiency in C# and Python

+ Two years of work or educational experience in Deep Learning and Machine Learning.

+ Ability to work effectively both autonomously and in teams.

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.

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Post date: 23 April 2020
Publisher: Company Website
Post date: 23 April 2020
Publisher: Company Website