Microsoft has just published employment opportunities for fresh graduates from Nigerian universities and other African countries.
Microsoft seeks to specifically employ software engineers from across Africa to join its US and Canada team.
In his announcement via a Twitter post, Microsoft said the potential candidates must be open to relocating to either US or Canada.
Qualification criteria as stated is basically an individual pursuing or recently completed bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering, computer science or related field.”
Adding that the potential candidate must also have one year of programming in an object-oriented language and also including the ability to demonstrate an understanding of computer science fundamentals, including data structures and algorithms.
The announcement states: “Come build community, explore your passions and do your best work at Microsoft with thousands of University Graduates from every corner of the world. This opportunity will allow you to bring your aspirations, talent, potential—and excitement for the journey ahead.”
Mission: 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. Learn more about our cultural attributes
Training: Those hired into this role are invited to participate in Microsoft Aspire Experience, a two-year learning and development experience where you’ll build your network, cultivate intentional capabilities and gain perspective into the career opportunities across Microsoft’s many exciting businesses,” it added.