Microsoft has announced job opportunities for fresh graduates from Nigerian universities and other African countries. Specifically, the company is looking for software engineers from across Africa to join its US and Canadian team.
Announce it via a Posting on TwitterMicrosoft said potential applicants must be willing to relocate to the United States or Canada.
To be qualified for the job, Microsoft said such a person must be “pursuing or having recently obtained a bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering, computer science or a related field.
The company said the potential candidate must also have a year of programming in an object-oriented language. Another requirement, according to the company, includes the ability to demonstrate an understanding of the fundamentals of computing, including data structures and algorithms.
- Microsoft in an article on its website regarding its recruitment of new graduates said: “Come build a community, explore your passions, and do your best at Microsoft with thousands of college graduates from around the world. This opportunity will allow you to bring your aspirations, talent, potential and enthusiasm to the journey ahead.
- “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 achieve our common goals. Every day, we draw on our values of respect, integrity and accountability to create a culture of inclusion where everyone can thrive at work and beyond. Learn more about our cultural attributes
- “Those hired into this role are invited to participate in the Microsoft Aspire Experience, a two-year learning and development experience where you will grow your network, cultivate intentional abilities, and gain insight into career opportunities in the many exciting pursuits of Microsoft”, he added.