Microsoft is set to start it’s 3rd Research and Development center in India at Noida. This will create many job opportunities for engineers in the country.
Satya Nadella would be visiting the country soon and according to the Microsoft executives, this facility will be further transitioned into development centers like the ones currently present in Hyderabad and Bangalore. Microsoft’s expansion in India will be lead by this center, but the details to this are still fully not disclosed.
Managing director at Microsoft R&D, Mr. Rajiv Kumar said that Microsoft is looking to attract top engineering talent in the country. This R&D center will consist of engineering teams from various departments of Microsoft like Artificial Intelligence, Research Group, Cloud and Enterprise Group, and Experience & Devices Group.
This Noida center will also bring ‘Mixer’, Microsoft’s live streaming gaming platform to India. This will be the first center outside its headquarters at Redmond to have this platform.
Satya Nadella will visit the country in February, with the details, dates, places of the visit is still unknown. He will be addressing the customers, students, young achievers, entrepreneurs, and developers during his visit to the country.