Microsoft Corporation Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington
As “More Personal Computing” is one of the top priorities of the company, it’s an exciting time to be working on cloud services that hundreds of millions of users worldwide rely on for daily productivity. It’s a perfect place to grow your career and unleash your potential as an innovator and leader. Come to enjoy the thrill of designing massive-scale cloud services that lights up mind-blowing user experiences and the rush of developing it with people as passionate as you.
Our team is responsible for building cloud infrastructure services to drive user engagement across apps, platforms, and devices. These are exciting real-time, highly-available and massive-scalable cloud services to significantly enhance user experience and productivity. Applications nowadays perform billions of transactions through these services every single day! Supporting this scale and complexity brings a whole set of challenges and opportunities. The team continues to invest in building more services for our customers and improving existing services to enable more delightful experiences for our users worldwide.
If you enjoy tough technical challenges and like to a core contributor of products that would impact hundreds of millions, this is the place for you. We are looking for a talented and self-driven software engineer, with great passion for agility, quality, efficiency, and the desire to drive innovation. You will work with a dedicated team of high-caliber individuals and across different disciplines who greatly enjoy working together as we deliver on our technology and services to the general public.
• Own and independently deliver components of our services
• Maintain an unwavering focus on Quality of Service
• Execute with high accountability to schedule and quality
• Participate actively in detailed designs, code reviews, bugs/issues within the feature teams, and support well informed decisions towards business and engineering goals
• Work closely with partner teams when engineering & business dependencies exist
2+ years cumulative software development experience
Solid expertise in one of the core technical areas - networking, distributed systems, cloud technologies and tools
Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills required
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong cross-team collaboration and organizational skills
This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter
Prior experience of building a large-scale online service is a huge plus and will be given special consideration
Experience with.Net, C#, WebAPI, Azure, No-SQL, and COSMOS
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.
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