Principal Software Engineer Manager

Microsoft
1070446
Seating Arrangement Not Specified
Redmond, WA
Full Time
Pay Range Not Provided
July 13, 2021
Direct Hire

Language(s):

  • JavaScript
  • Java
  • C#

Interview Format(s):

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Are you interested in joining a startup within Microsoft where you'll have the rare opportunity to create the future of IT management and help drive the company's Modern Workplace initiative? Microsoft Managed Desktop (MMD) is an Azure cloud-based SaaS service that delivers all aspects of modern IT management for our customers and blazes new paths into the future. We serve a diverse set of customers ranging from financial institutions, government, and even sports teams. Devices managed by MMD are more secure, more up-to-date, and perform better than traditionally managed devices.

Microsoft Managed Desktop (MMD) is a groundbreaking, customer-first offering from the Commercial Management Experiences (CMX) group at Microsoft. We extend the Microsoft Intelligent Cloud platform by leveraging Microsoft identity service (AAD), Microsoft Endpoint Manager service (MEM), device management, endpoint security, and desktop analytics to build a set of global services and operations at scale to create a secure, productive, and turnkey computing environment for enterprises. As MMD is getting rapid adoption, we are looking for a seasoned Engineering Manager to join our team to strengthen the engineering leadership.

For more about MMD:

Video: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/videoplayer/embed/RE2RWOt?autoplay=true

Docs: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/managed-desktop/

Responsibilities

You will lead, mentor and grow a team of talented, diverse software engineers who are versed in delivering exceptional end user experiences, and world class services to end users, ITPros, partners, and operations teams. You will work across organizations, collaborating with internal partner teams such as M365 team, Core Operating Systems team, Microsoft Identity team, and others. You will provide strong leadership, raise the technical bar, maintain a data and results driven culture, nurture a team culture of high collaboration and trust, and drive MMD & Microsoft 365 service adoption.

Who you are:

Strong, highly motivated leader with a passion to empower and grow software engineers, as well as help drive vision, strategy and execution of impactful and delightful experiences for our customers. Comfortable dealing with ambiguity and a shifting landscape. Have experience with Azure or other cloud services at scale, passionate about iterating fast in a startup environments, and getting the right design for our customers. With entrepreneurial spirit and a can-do attitude. You will be a key member of the MMD engineering leadership team, drive critical design initiatives, participate in strategic & tactical decisions, be accountable for shipping a complete service offering that succeeds with our customers. You have people management experience and strong product design & development skills.

#scmred #scmjobs #scmlead

You will lead, mentor and grow a team of talented, diverse software engineers who are versed in delivering exceptional end user experiences, and world class services to end users, ITPros, partners, and operations teams. You will work across organizations, collaborating with internal partner teams such as M365 team, Core Operating Systems team, Microsoft Identity team, and others. You will provide strong leadership, raise the technical bar, maintain a data and results driven culture, nurture a team culture of high collaboration and trust, and drive MMD & Microsoft 365 service adoption.

Who you are:

Strong, highly motivated leader with a passion to empower and grow software engineers, as well as help drive vision, strategy and execution of impactful and delightful experiences for our customers. Comfortable dealing with ambiguity and a shifting landscape. Have experience with Azure or other cloud services at scale, passionate about iterating fast in a startup environments, and getting the right design for our customers. With entrepreneurial spirit and a can-do attitude. You will be a key member of the MMD engineering leadership team, drive critical design initiatives, participate in strategic & tactical decisions, be accountable for shipping a complete service offering that succeeds with our customers. You have people management experience and strong product design & development skills.

#scmred #scmjobs #scmlead

Qualifications

8+ years of experience as a software engineer/engineering manager building commercial software and a proven track record of having shipped successful software products & services

5+ years of experience driving and managing technical and architectural dependencies

5+ years of experience in leadership roles managing software engineers with excellent coaching skills

5+ years of experience designing end user applications that are built using modern web-based technologies

5+ years of experience in cloud development principles and patterns, particularly loosely coupled architectures and micro-services, dev-ops model

Interface design with coding proficiency in C#/Java, .NET, React, JavaScript, node.js, or equivalent languages/frameworks

Experience working in agile teams or startup environments with a strong customer focus

BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Engineering

Preferred qualifications

Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate in a multi-disciplinary team consisting of Software Engineers, Program Managers, Security researchers, and Data Scientists

Demonstrated leadership competencies such as creating clarity in an ambiguous environment, generating energy and delivering success

Ability to drive culture change in an organization

Familiar with Secure Software Development Life Cycle

Experience with software development tools such as source control systems (GIT), automated build systems, compilers, software validation systems, project tracking, and lifecycle management systems

Development experience with cloud platforms such as Microsoft Azure, AWS.

Practical experience building analytic applications and applied AI is a definite plus

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.

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.