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Tencent's Morning-star Summer Internship Program, Apply by 11/21

Tencent, the world’s largest gaming provider known for League of Legends, WeChat, and other ubiquitous products. 

Tencent has opened Morning-star Summer Internship Program and been recruiting summer 2021 internships located in mainland China and in the US, cities including Shenzhen, Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, Palo Alto, Seattle, and Los Angeles. They’re open to students who have the legal eligibility to work in those locations. The internships are about 2-6 months, depending on the student’s preferences, and can start in summer of 2021.

 

 

The application deadline for this program is November 21st  at 11pm EST.

Tencent Morning-star Summer Internship Program Job Descriptions


#1 Research Scientist
A. Research Scientist Intern, Machine Learning
Locations: Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou
https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=176&pid=2
You will have the opportunity to work on challenging data problems, specializing in one or
more of the following: machine learning, Big Data, data mining, algorithm research and
optimization.
Responsibilities:
1. Mine massive data from Tencent’s social network and products to gain insights and
identify patterns using machine learning techniques and complex network analysis
methods.
2. Design and implement ML algorithms and models (especially deep learning models)
through in-depth research and experiment with neural network models, parameter
optimization, optimization algorithms.
3. Work to accelerate the distributed implementation of existed algorithms and models
and enrich the parallel algorithms library.
4. Conduct research to advance the state of the art in deep learning and create technical
solutions at scale to real world challenges in various application scenarios.
5. Apply machine learning algorithms/models to research on computer vision, natural
language processing and recommender systems that power Tencent’s products.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Master’s degree or PhD. in computer science, AI, applied math, automation, statistics,
data science, operations research or a related field.
2. Passionate about AI-related research and innovations.
3. Excellent algorithm design and development skills; solid understanding of deep learning,
reinforced learning, pattern recognition and optimization algorithms.
4. Proficient in one or more programming languages (e.g. C/C++, Java, python);
understanding of machine learning (deep learning) infrastructure and systems: Spark,
XGBoost, Caffe, Tensorflow.
5. Experiences in large-scale data processing is preferred; experiences in deep learning is
preferred.
6. Publication record in top-tier conferences or leading journals (such as NIPS, ICML, IJCAI,
AAAI, UAI, KDD, SIGIR) is a plus.
B. Research Scientist Intern, Natural Language Processing
Locations: Shenzhen, Beijing, Seattle
Shenzhen, Beijing:https://join.qq.com/post.php?fid=93&pid=2
Seattle:https://boards.greenhouse.io/tencent/jobs/4943091002
Responsibilities:
1. Design and build NLP algorithms for semantic analysis, intent recognition, chatbot, machine
translation, knowledge graph, named-entity recognition.
2. Conduct research to advance the state of the art in NLP and create technical solutions at
scale to real world challenges in various application scenarios.
3. Design and build NLP algorithms for semantic analysis, intent recognition, chatbot, machine
translation, knowledge graph, named-entity recognition.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Master’s Degree or PhD. in Computer Science, AI, Applied Math, Automation, Pattern
Recognition, Bioinformatics, Statistics or a related field.
2. Proficient in one or more programming languages (e.g. C/C++, Java, python);
3. Experience in large-scale data processing is preferred; experience in deep learning is
preferred.
4. Publication record in top-tier conferences (such as ACL, EMNL, NAACL, COLING, IJCAI,
AAAI) is a plus.
C. Research Scientist Intern, Speech Processing
Locations: Shenzhen, Beijing,Palo Alto, Seattle
Shenzhen, Beijing: https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=178&pid=2
Palo Alto: https://boards.greenhouse.io/tencent/jobs/4943094002
Seattle: https://boards.greenhouse.io/tencent/jobs/4943093002
Responsibilities:
1. Design and build algorithms in the fields of spoken language understanding, intent
recognition, dialogue models, chatbot, deep learning and reinforced learning.
2. R&D on speech recognition/synthesis, including front-end processing, acoustic modeling,
decoding, text to speech synthesis.
3. Build a knowledge graph that powers our dialogue system and intelligent question
answering system.
4. Conduct research to advance the state of the art in speech recognition/synthesis and create
technical solutions at scale to real world challenges in various application scenarios.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Master’s Degree or PhD. in Computer Science, AI, Applied Math, Automation, Pattern
Recognition, Bioinformatics, Statistics or a related field.
2. Proficient in one or more programming languages (e.g. C/C++, Java, python);
3. Experience in acoustic modeling, speech recognition decoder, WFST application and
optimization is preferred.
4. Publication record in top-tier conferences (such as ACL, EMNL, NAACL, COLING, IJCAI,
AAAI) is a plus.
D. Research Scientist Intern, Computer Vision
Locations: Shenzhen, Beijing, Shanghai
https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=177&pid=2
Responsibilities:
1. Research, design, implement, and optimize machine learning/deep learning
algorithms/models to develop computer vision technologies.
2. Research to advance the state of art in the following fields: image detection, image
classification, image segmentation, image tracking, video semantic analysis, face
recognition and analysis, vehicle and personnel detection and tracking, image / video
search, page analysis and automatic synthesis, OCR algorithms and system development.
3. Help build deep learning/machine learning platforms and create technical solutions at
scale to real world challenges in various application scenarios.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Master’s degree or PhD. in computer science, AI, applied math, automation, pattern
recognition, bioinformatics, neural science, speech recognition, machine learning, natural
language processing or a related field.
2. Expertise in computer vision and image processing algorithms;
3. Expertise in C/C++; proficient in one or more programming languages (e.g.
Shell/Python/Matlab)
4. Publication records in top-tier conferences in the related field is a plus.
5. Chinese language fluency is required due to business necessity. Candidate needs to be
able to communicate with Tencent employees, vendors/partners in Chinese, be able to
read/write Chinese correspondences, and review products in Chinese.
#2 Software Developer
A. Back-end Engineer Intern
Locations: Shenzhen, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Los Angeles
Shenzhen, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou:https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=101&pid=2
LA:https://boards.greenhouse.io/tencent/jobs/4943090002
A back-end software engineer is responsible for the back-end architectural design,
development, optimization and operations of Tencent’s products and services. You will create
an optimally designed architecture for the implementation of best-fit algorithms to provide
solutions to network access, business logic, data storage and data mining, etc., building for
our users a stable, secure, top-quality and reliable back-end support system.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Excellent algorithm design and development skills; proficient in one or more programming
languages including but not limited to C/C++/JAVA, general-purpose algorithms and data
structures.
2. Familiar with TCP/UDP network protocol and inter-process communication programming.
3. Knowledge of scripting languages like Python, Shell, Perl.
4. Knowledge of MYSQL and SQL, NoSQL, and key-value storage.
5. Solid understanding of software development, including operating systems, software
engineering, design patterns, data structures, database systems, network security and others
6. Knowledge of distributed system design and development, load balancing, system disaster
recovery design and high availability system.
B. Software Test Engineer Intern
Locations: Shenzhen
https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=104&pid=2
Responsibilities:
As a software test engineer, you are dedicated to maintaining high quality standards of
products for our users. You represent a voice of strong quality by detecting defects, hunting
down the cause of broken code and suggesting refinements. You will be working with team
members to design, develop and maintain a set of automation practices, looking to find ways
to develop and test more efficiently.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Bachelor’s degree or above in computer science, software development or related fields.
2. One or two years’ programming experience using C/C++/Python or other programming
languages.
3. Proven ability to build test plans, test scenarios and executing tests.
4. Proven ability to deliver test automation.
5. Proven ability to perform coding, troubleshooting and debugging to find and fix defects.
6. Highly motivated, responsible and a team player.
C. Front-End Engineer Intern 前端开发方向
Locations: Shenzhen, Guangzhou
https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=106&pid=2
Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for the design, building and deployment of UI and client facing web
features of Tencent’s products on browser tabs and mobile devices. By having your code run
on hundreds of millions of desktops and end devices, you have the best chance to make an
impact on millions’ user experience.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Bachelor’s degree or above in computer science, or relevant courses required;
programming experience is preferred, passion for computer programming is preferred.
2. Passion, creativity, strong reasoning skills, keen on pushing technological boundaries and
exploring new standards.
3. Extensive understanding of front-end and back-end development; knowledge of back-end
programming using JSP/CGI/Python/php/nodejs, front-end programming using
JS/AS/AJAX/HTML5/CSS.
4. Extensive understanding of DNS/HTTP, and relevant lower layer network protocols.
5. Chinese language fluency is required due to business necessity. Candidate needs to be
able to communicate with Tencent employees, vendors/partners in Chinese, be able to
read/write Chinese correspondences, and review products in Chinese.
D. Software Developer Intern, Mobile Client
Location: Shenzhen
https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=103&pid=2
Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for mobile application development, implementing simple but highperformance
design on resource-constrained mobile devices such as smart phones and
tablets, and delivering an extraordinary user experience to mobile internet users.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Bachelor’s degree or above in computer science, software development or related
fields.
2. Passionate about innovation; a keen problem solver.
3. Solid understanding of programming, algorithms and data structures.
4. Proficient in one or more programing languages; experience with C/C++/Java is
preferred.
5. Experience in iOS, Android or Windows Phone app development is preferred.
6. Chinese language fluency is required due to business necessity. Candidate needs to be
able to communicate with Tencent employees, vendors/partners in Chinese, be able to
read/write Chinese correspondences, and review products in Chinese.
E. Software Engineer Intern, Data Analysis
Locations: Shenzhen, Beijing
https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=191&pid=2
Responsibilities:
1. Create statistical models and validate hypotheses in support of sound business
decision-making. Closely monitor the product development cycle and tackle large-scale
problems using immense quantities of collected data.
2. Apply data abstraction and data visualization techniques to identify patterns and
communicate problems using quantifiable indicators.
3. Recommend data-driven actions that resolve problems and enhance business growth,
evaluate business solutions through correlation and causal analyses and other
quantitative techniques.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Bachelor’s degree or above in applied mathematics, statistics, econometrics, applied
economics, operation research, data science or a related field.
2. Strong reasoning and superior skills in mathematics and statistics.
3. Strong grasp of R/Python/Matlab or other languages.
4. Self-driven, highly motivated, candidates with strong publication records will be given
priority consideration.
5. Chinese language fluency is required due to business necessity. Candidate needs to be
able to communicate with Tencent employees, vendors/partners in Chinese, be able to
read/write Chinese correspondences, and review products in Chinese.
F. Game Client Developer Intern
Location: Shenzhen
https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=107&pid=2
Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for the development of high-performance game client applications for
players across multiple platforms, through the creation of game products, game engine
technologies and development tools. Leveraging areas and technologies such as specialized
algorithms, game engine technologies, business structure, telecommunication network, tools
and plug-ins, your work is vital to improving the quality and efficiency of game research and
development.
Join us if you’re dedicated in creating a fun experience for gamers.
Qualifications and Skills:
6. Bachelor’s degree or above in computer science or a related field, passion for
programming, strong grasp of algorithms, data structures, software design, proficiency in
at least one programming languages commonly used in game development. Experience in
C++/C# is preferred.
7. Game engine experience (e.g. Unity, Unreal) is preferred.
8. Solid understanding of at least one aspect of game client technologies (e.g. graphics,
audio, motion pictures, physics, AI, network) is preferred.
9. Creative, keen on pushing the technological boundaries and resolving challenges, fastlearner,
strong analytical skills, excellent team player.
G. Web Developer Intern
Location: Shenzhen
https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=137&pid=2
Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for the design, building and optimization of the internal and external
facing web sites. Here at Tencent you serve a massive user base of internet users, Tencent
employees and external partners by delivering stable, secure, efficient, and reliable web
solutions.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Strong grasp of front-ending programming using html/css/javascript, experience with
jQuery, node.js is nice to have.
2. Familiarity with mainstream web programming languages such as java/c++/python/php,
understanding of web structures.
3. Knowledge of redis/memcache is a plus.
4. Solid understanding of databases such as MySQL/MongoDB, experience in debugging
and optimization is a plus.
5. Fast-learner, problem solver with strong analytical skills, easy going and a responsible
team player
6. Chinese language fluency is required due to business necessity. Candidate needs to be
able to communicate with Tencent employees, vendors/partners in Chinese, be able to
read/write Chinese correspondences, and review products in Chinese.
H. Engine Programmer Intern 游戏引擎开发
Locations: Shenzhen, Los Angeles
Shenzhen:https://join.qq.com/post.php?post=221&pid=2
LA:https://boards.greenhouse.io/tencent/jobs/4943089002
Responsibilities:
1. Develop graphics functionalities within the engine to develop the best possible visuals;
2. Optimize the performance and develop low-level engine features;
3. Keep the engine compatible with target platforms.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Excellent knowledge of 3D graphics, mathematics and computer algorithms;
2. Possesses a strong ability to produce shaders and develop high quality game visuals;
3. Possess a strong sense of responsibility and good communication skills;
4. A passion for cutting-edge game development technologies;
5. Familiarity with commercial game engine source codes is a plus.
I. Game Security Research Engineer
Location: Shenzhen
https://join.qq.com/post.php?fid=77&pid=2
Responsibilities:
Work on research and implement the leading edge of game security technology
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Familiarity with the client security of Windows/Android/iOS platforms, including but not
limited to binary reverse engineering, vulnerability mining, code protection/obfuscation
technology
2. Familiarity with C/C++ programming, experience in Windows/Android/iOS platforms
debugging technology
3. Experience in any CTF competition is preferred
4. Experience in game client security technology is preferred
5. Experience in Unity/UE4 game engine development is preferred
6. Familiarity with Windows/Android/iOS operating system low level mechanism is preferred
7. Responsibility, good teamwork and communication skills
#3 Product Manager
A. Product Design/Operations Manager
Locations: Shenzhen, Beijing
https://join.qq.com/post.php?fid=94&pid=2
Responsibilities:
1. Assisting Product Managers in product development ideation, conceptualization to
implementation;
2. Define and implement product development and product management plan;
3. Initiate, analysis, propose and launch new product ideas (product development);
4. Maintain existing app products (product management);
5. Work closely with key internal partners, including but not limited to engineering, analytics,
content, and partnership to set goals and guide prioritization to make sure that the key
initiatives are focused and impactful;
6. Understand markets, competition, and user requirements in depth;
7. Launch new products and features, test their performance, and iterate quickly.
Requirements:
1. Excellent communication skills and an open, collaborative and proven team player who
prioritizes projects end to end across various stakeholders and functions;
2. Strong problem-solving skills and product sense; passionate about products and have
great empathy;
3. Excellent data analytics and interpersonal skills that can translate complex data analysis
and logic into actionable insights;
4. Self-starter who is intellectually curious and comfortable operating in ambiguity and under
pressure;
5. Students in their last or second to last year.
6. Chinese language fluency is required due to business necessity. Candidate needs to be
able to communicate with Tencent employees, vendors/partners in Chinese, be able to
read/write Chinese correspondences, and review products in Chinese.
B. Game Designer Intern
Location: Shenzhen
https://join.qq.com/post.php?fid=80&pid=2
Responsibilities:
A game designer must be a game lover with creativity and inspiration, who is able to turn ideas
into games. You will be the chief architect overseeing the construction of a virtual world and
the creation of its micro-components including system design, HCI design, content creation
and its mathematical underpinnings. You will be a craftsman working closely with our arts and
programming teams to continuously improve your work based on user feedback and datadriven
insights. This opportunity will give you the opportunity to learn to be a professional
game producer with the potential to create what could be our next popular game.
Qualifications and Skills:
1. Excellent academic record; all majors welcome.
2. Quick to learn; creativity, communication and reasoning skills, and analytical skills are all
required.
3. Strong interest in the internet and game industry; deep understanding of internet products
and services; the ability to see things from customers’point of view.
4. Passionate about games; experience in game design and programming is preferred;
experience in playing games is preferred.
5. Chinese language fluency is required due to business necessity. Candidate needs to be able
to communicate with Tencent employees, vendors/partners in Chinese, be able to read/write
Chinese correspondences, and review products in Chinese.

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