Here is an overview of the different Microsoft career paths and what every different role implies in terms of roles and responsibilities.
Administrators oversee the implementation of Microsoft platforms and maintain solutions for storage, networking, computing and security.
Responsibilities and skills include:
AI engineers design and implement artificial intelligence solutions by leveraging different MS tools.
In charge of mapping out and executing the management, monitoring, security, and privacy of data. Data Engineers are proficient in a platform’s different data services and tools, using them to:
Not to be confused with a Data Engineer, this role requires deep knowledge of data science and machine learning. Expertise in data modelling is a must.
A good MS Data Scientist knows well how to:
At the frontlines of deployment and operations, developers partner with architects and administrators to design, create, test and maintain cloud applications and services.
Among the core competences of developers:
Advocates of agile methodologies for software development, DevOps professionals unify teams, processes and technologies to streamline the product pipeline.
Expertise is required in:
Designs, develops and maintains Internet of Things solutions and devices within MS environments. From coding to the set-up of physical devices, the IoT Developer is responsible for:
The title here says it all. Security professionals protect the integrity of data, applications and networks by implementing threat detection and security controls.
The Solutions Architect is actually the first person to be involved in a platform’s deployment process. Architects must have a deep understanding of the entire ecosystem to design solutions that run on it.
They must have expertise in:
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