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Research Scientist
$112k - $218k
Redmond, United States
Job description

Within AI Platform, the Cognitive Services team empowers developers and data scientists around the world and of all skill levels to easily add AI capabilities to their apps. #aiplatform

We are looking for a Research Scientist with a background in Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing and/or Artificial Intelligence, including topics like layout analysis, chart understanding, multi-page multi-document question answering, novel ways of leveraging large language models for document understanding and solving problems inherent to large language models (grounding, retrieval-based generation, etc.). Familiarity with modern large language models is a plus, but not required.

Microsoft's mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. As employees we come together with a growth mindset, innovate to empower others, and collaborate to realize our shared goals. Each day we build on our values of respect, integrity, and accountability to create a culture of inclusion where everyone can thrive at work and beyond.

What we expect from you

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Conduct pioneering research to propel the state-of-the-art in various tasks in document understanding.
  • Work closely with fellow Research Scientists and Product Engineering teams to translate research outcomes into practical solutions.
  • Provide expertise and support to the engineering team on various challenges, fostering collaboration between research and practical application.
  • Take charge of the research agenda from problem definition to algorithm and model development.