QualificationsAzureResearchPyTorchNatural language processingTensorFlowDoctoral degreeMaster of ScienceBachelor’s degreeMaster’s degreeBachelor of Arts
Cloud Accelerated Systems and Technologies is looking for an applied data scientist to join our multi-disciplinary team. Our work focuses on hardware-software-algorithm co-design and spans the stack from application to silicon. As a part of the team, you will be building novel machine learning algorithms that leverage hardware specialization to achieve greater scale and efficiency.
Cloud Accelerated Systems and Technologies is a cross-discipline team of highly capable and motivated people in the Azure Hardware Architecture Group with a collaborative culture and a strong track record of delivering strategic impact to Microsoft.
We are looking for applied data scientists with a background in Deep Learning (DL), with emphasis on hardware-software-algorithm co-design and cross-stack optimization. The candidate should also be comfortable with cutting-edge research in efficient DL, working with large scale DL systems, and programming in popular Python DL frameworks.
Day to day tasks may include:
Deep learning performance and workload analysis
Design and implementation of novel deep learning algorithms, data types, and models
Optimize deep learning applications for throughput and energy efficiency across the hardware and software stack
Collaborate with cross-stack teams to brainstorm, implement, and verify ideas
B.A., M.S. or Ph.D. in CS, CE, Statistics or related area.
1+ years of experience with Python, Tensorflow, PyTorch, or similar ML framework.
Familiarity with computer architecture and hardware design.
Familiarity with research in efficient neural networks (e.g. compression, sparsity, and/or quantization).
Experience in natural language processing.
Pragmatic attitude and ability to rapidly iterate and evolve ideas into practical implementations.
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.