Senior Software Engineer

Microsoft
1089471
Seating Arrangement Not Specified
Redmond, WA
Full Time
Pay Range Not Provided
July 13, 2021
Direct Hire

Language(s):

  • Python
  • Java
  • C#
  • C++

Interview Format(s):

  • Not Specified

Interview Content(s):

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Security is a topic you read about every day, and securing the Cloud is more important than ever.? Business and governments are under constant threat from a variety of actors, and they are moving to the Cloud in record numbers. Today there is a limited pool of people who know how to build and operate cloud-native applications as well as secure and protect these applications along with the infrastructure they run on. We protect Microsoft’s customers and their data across the world and secure?the Microsoft?Cloud. In the mobile-first cloud-first world, security is among the most important elements to get right, enabling trust and keeping people and their data safe.??

We are hiring Senior Engineers who are passionate about security, ML and building distributed and highly available services. Join our team and help protect hundreds of millions of customers, Azure’s own infrastructure and generally chasing after bad guys. We are a tight-knit community of engineers who work together to solve design, research?and coding challenges. We value communication and problem-solving skills.

Core to our team culture is the believe that?in order to?run a successful service you must have a ‘people-first’ approach to sustainably building and running cloud services. That means we put an extra emphasis on having a healthy live site and while our services support millions of assets and hundreds of customers, our services’ health and live site cadence is super healthy.?

Our aim is to be the best and most successful security organization in the world and have fun while doing so. If you are a security enthusiast with some interest in artificial intelligence, this is a great opportunity for you right at the intersection of what Microsoft greatly cares about: cloud,?security?and AI.

Responsibilities

As a Software Engineer on Azure Security team, you will be working with other security experts adding new features, services and/OR ML models.

Day-to-day responsibilities include:

Design and development of highly reliable, scalable, efficient and maintainable services

Adding and optimizing monitoring coverage, including self-healing for services you own

Participating in the code reviews and design discussions of other engineers.

Some roles will have more focus on ML models creation and training

Some roles may require conducting periodic on call duties

As a Software Engineer on Azure Security team, you will be working with other security experts adding new features, services and/OR ML models.

Day-to-day responsibilities include:

Qualifications

Required?Qualifications:??

Bachelor or?Master’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering/Mathematics or related industry experience

6+ years of industry software engineering experience using C++, C#, Java, Python or other high-level programming language

Excellent design and problem solving skills

Good communication skills are a must

Preferred Qualifications:?

Experience in a hands-on security role, with and mastery of multiple classes of security defects and demonstrated mastery of software engineering & development?experience.?

Professional experience building, shipping and maintaining cloud services on Azure, AWS, Google Cloud or similar

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.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

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Required?Qualifications:??

Preferred Qualifications:?

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.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

#AzureSecOpen