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Microsoft Internship Opportunities for PhD Students & Recent Graduates in USA, 2018

Microsoft is offering Internship opportunities for PhD students & recent graduates in Software Engineering & Program Management. Interns must be currently pursuing a PhD degree in engineering, computer science or related field with at least one semester/quarter remaining after internship.

For Program Management interns must be currently pursuing a PhD degree in engineering, computer science or related field with at least one semester/quarter remaining after internship.

Field of Internship: Internship is available for Software Engineers and Product Managers.
Course Level: Internship
Internship Provider: Microsoft
Internship can be taken in the USA

Eligibility: Applications to these opportunities are considered for all available Software Engineering intern roles including the ones described below, depending on education level and/or location. To be considered for an internship or college student position, you need to be enrolled full-time as a student majoring in an applicable field. 

Program Manager

  • Currently pursuing a PhD degree in engineering, computer science or related field with at least one semester/quarter remaining after internship.
  • A year or two of experience programming in C++, Java or other computer programming languages preferred.
  • Some experience building software beyond the classroom environment like an internship or related experience for customers strongly preferred
  • Ability to demonstrate understanding of computer science fundamentals that affect code implementation and customer experience
  • Demonstrated ability in feature definition, design and feasibility
  • Familiarity with managing complex project schedules and nurturing cross-group collaboration.
  • Demonstrated ability in estimating development time and relevant challenges to delivery.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and a desire to create an open and collaborative team culture
  • Demonstrated skills in negotiation and conflict management.

Software Engineer

  • Currently pursuing a PhD degree in engineering, computer science or related field with at least one semester/quarter remaining after internship.
  • A year or two of experience programming in C++, Java or other computer programming languages preferred.
  • Ability to demonstrate understanding of algorithms, data structures and other systems architecture factors that affect code quality, performance and customer experience
  • Some experience building software outside of the classroom environment like an internship, hackathon, research project or related experience preferred
  • Demonstrated skill in time management and completing software projects in a cooperative team environment.

Internship Open for International Students: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

Is this paid internship? This is an unpaid internship programme.

Internship Description: Software engineers at Microsoft are passionate about building technologies that make the world a better place. At Microsoft, you will collaborate with others to solve problems and build some of the world’s most advanced services and devices. Your efforts on the design, development, and testing of next-generation applications will have an impact on millions of people.

Internship Duration: Not Known

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Internship Application Deadline: Contact Employer

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