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We are building a brand-new service, with an ambition to scale to all products in webxt (bing, maps, edge, windows feeds etc.) providing necessary infrastructure to schedule & distribute many scenarios for validationThis system will leverage the power of crowdsourcing to auto generate a user perceived quality score representative of the health of the products, to enable teams to be in control of their feature quality and take pride in their product.
The service is expected to run 10s of thousands of scenarios every day for both webpages and apps starting with deployment of right version of operating system/hosting app with appropriate settings and connecting with relevant judges across multiple crowdsourced platformsIn addition, the service will include capabilities to capture the validation process for future debuggability, built in intelligence to target high fidelity judges, ability to dynamically update the pricing for these tasks and support real time routing across platforms to optimize for costResponsive dashboard, with real time data ingestion is other fundamental capability, to ease consumption of data by everyone in the organization.
Webxt organization in microsoft has the mission of “make the web work for you”This team is comprised of several thousand software engineers working on bing search, edge browser, maps, ads, news, and other projectsOver the years we have developed deep technical expertise in various areas – machine learning, nlp, speech, computer vision, large scale deployments and continue to innovate and delight customers across 236 regions, 106 languages and with half a billion usersPlease watch this short video on our team which will give you an insight on why you should join us.
The webxt team, is part of microsoft’s india development centre(idc) in hyderabad, bengaluru and noida ( and home offices at cities across the country for the time being)The team is responsible for driving the overall strategy in search and ai platforms – spanning consumer and enterprise customersThe team’s constant endeavor is to nurture an innovative, inclusive culture to enable one to build finely crafted search & ai products and grow to be a leaderIt is home to one of the largest groups of machine learning and ai talent, not just in idc, but all of indiaPlease visit our instagram page (@lifeatstci) to get a peek into our culture.
We are looking for someone who is passionate about architecting this service, building it at scale, and making it a core service for webxt.
A suitable candidate is expected to have experience of designing and delivering reliable & scalable distributed servicesUnderstanding of crowdsourced platforms will be a plusThe role requires quick prototyping, narrowing down design options to deliver on the vision in collaboration with a strong team of software engineers.
A bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science or related discipline
5+ years of experience writing code (c++/c#/java)
Good understanding of ux frameworks and http protocol basics
Experience with ci/cd pipelines like azure devops
Proven multi-year track record of shipping online services in a fast-paced environment.
Demonstrated problem solving, communication and collaboration skills
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employerAll 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 ordinancesIf 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.
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Posted 14 days ago