Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Engineer Associate

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Candidates for the Azure AI Engineer Associate certification should have subject matter expertise using cognitive services, machine learning, and knowledge mining to architect and implement Microsoft AI solutions involving natural language processing, speech, computer vision, and conversational AI.

Responsibilities for this role include analyzing requirements for AI solutions, recommending the appropriate tools and technologies, and designing and implementing AI solutions that meet scalability and performance requirements.

Azure AI Engineers translate the vision from solution architects and work with data scientists, data engineers, IoT specialists, and software developers to build complete end-to-end solutions.

A candidate for this certification should have knowledge and experience designing and implementing AI apps and agents that use Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services, Azure Bot Service, Azure Cognitive Search, and data storage in Azure. In addition, a candidate should be able to recommend solutions that use open source technologies, understand the components that make up the Azure AI portfolio and the available data storage options, and understand when a custom API should be developed to meet specific requirements.

Job role: AI Engineer

Required exams: AI-100

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Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Engineer Associate

Skills measured

  • Analyze solution requirements
  • Design AI solutions
  • Implement and monitor AI solutions

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  • AI-100: Designing and Implementing an Azure AI Solution

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    This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: analyze solution requirements; design solutions; integrate AI models into solutions; and deploy and manage solutions.

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