Principal Software Engineer for Graphics

Microsoft
1065878
Seating Arrangement Not Specified
Redmond, WA
Full Time
Pay Range Not Provided
July 13, 2021
Direct Hire

Language(s):

  • C++

Interview Format(s):

  • Not Specified

Interview Content(s):

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The Graphics team is seeking passionate developers to help deliver state-of-the-art GPU capabilities on Xbox and Windows for AAA game developers. Join our growing team of talented women and men on our shared mission to ensure that all games run beautifully at the highest resolutions and frame rates. If you are interested in working in a friendly, collaborative environment on technology related to graphics such as the DirectX API, graphics driver, Machine Learning, shader compiler, PIX tooling, or silicon feature development, please consider applying!

Both remote work and on-site candidates will be considered.

Responsibilities

Software development work in a small team in your area of specialty on functionality, performance, and quality

Engage directly with game developer partners to identify and fix specific issues, gather feedback, and gain insight into future product development

Own SDK components that enable game developers to take full advantage of the GPU

Be a key stakeholder for quality, documentation and tooling

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

10+ years professional software development experience

5+ years coding in C++ or HLSL (or equivalent)

Strong communication and collaboration skills

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with computer graphics, GPUs, or game engines

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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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Required Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

#GamingJobs

#MicrosoftGaming

#Xbox

#GraphicsJobs

#AEPJobs

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.