Senior Software Engineer

Microsoft
1050109
Seating Arrangement Not Specified
Redmond, WA
Full Time
Pay Range Not Provided
July 13, 2021
Direct Hire

Language(s):

  • TypeScript
  • JavaScript
  • Python
  • Java
  • C#

Interview Format(s):

  • Not Specified

Interview Content(s):

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Do you want to be at the epicenter of cloud computing? Azure is at the core of Microsoft's cloud platform and is growing incredibly fast.??

Azure Application Platform and Serverless team is part of broader Azure organization with a mission to empower developers to quickly build and manage highly scalable distributed applications on Azure.?The team?is responsible for?some of the most popular, highly?paid?and fastest growing Azure services like?Azure App Service (WebApps), Azure Functions, Azure?API?Management, Azure Logic?Apps?and the recently announced?Azure Static Web Apps.?These services cater to thousands of developers across the globe to develop and manage Web, Mobile, API, Event-Driven and?IoT?applications.?A billion-dollar business serving a multitude of industry sectors, our platform hosts mission critical applications for fortune 500 companies like Walmart, HSBC, Toyota, Boeing, Alaska Air, Kroger and more. Our customer satisfaction scores have set a new benchmark within Microsoft.

Bringing simplicity to our customers creates challenging engineering opportunities in areas like scalability, high-density, multi-tenancy, high availability, user experience and developer tools. Our services process 100 billion plus requests each day. As a PaaS offering, the infrastructure involves managing close to 2 million VMs under the hood.

The emergence of Serverless as next generation cloud compute and the recent disruptions in container and container orchestration technologies like Docker, Kubernetes; Cloud Native, Hybrid and Serverless application development and hosting platforms have an exciting future ahead.?Come join us and help shape the next generation Serverless and Modern Application Platform for Azure.

Responsibilities

We are looking for a strong developer who is passionate about?building new products?while also?managing a globally distributed service. An ideal candidate who can produce high quality solutions?independently but?will contribute to and benefit from a collaborative and diverse team environment.? A candidate who can wear many hats, learn?quickly?and change direction when needed.??

In this role you will design,?build?and deliver the next set of services, features and developer tools that will define how applications are developed and hosted?on?Azure. You'll be working on both open source and platform components written in a variety of programming languages.

This is a unique opportunity to work on large scale distributed systems and implement initiatives that are key to?Microsoft's cloud strategy.???

We are looking for a strong developer who is passionate about?building new products?while also?managing a globally distributed service. An ideal candidate who can produce high quality solutions?independently but?will contribute to and benefit from a collaborative and diverse team environment.? A candidate who can wear many hats, learn?quickly?and change direction when needed.??

In this role you will design,?build?and deliver the next set of services, features and developer tools that will define how applications are developed and hosted?on?Azure. You'll be working on both open source and platform components written in a variety of programming languages.

This is a unique opportunity to work on large scale distributed systems and implement initiatives that are key to?Microsoft's cloud strategy.???

Qualifications

5+?years of professional experience designing, developing, and shipping?software using any of C#, Java, Python, JavaScript/TypeScript or?Go.?

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.?

Role Requirments:?

Hands on experience with distributed systems and services in the cloud.?

Proven ability?tracking?complex technical issues for running online services.?

Excellent?written?and oral communication skills.?

Experience in technical leadership in driving engineering roadmaps, leading v-teams, mentoring and helping others grow technically is a plus.

Experience with .NET based systems is a plus.

Experience using Linux, Docker, Kubernetes is a plus.

Experience using public cloud services including Azure, AWS or Google Cloud.

Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings: Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud Background Check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.

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.

Role Requirments:?

Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings: Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud Background Check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.

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.