Software Engineer

Microsoft
1095452
Seating Arrangement Not Specified
Redmond, WA
Full Time
Pay Range Not Provided
July 13, 2021
Direct Hire

Language(s):

  • C
  • C#
  • C++
  • Java
  • SQL

Interview Format(s):

  • Not Specified

Interview Content(s):

  • Not Specified
The world is producing and storing more data than ever before. How would you like to join the Azure SQL team to keep that data safe and efficient?

In the cloud-based world, running our Azure service reliably and efficiently is key to Microsoft's growth and future. Azure SQL is one of the biggest services hosted by Azure. Together we build on Azure's phenomenal growth and success. We are building trustworthy telemetry infrastructure and analytics to help us keep the service running smoothly, prevent and reduce outages and increase customer satisfaction. In constantly improving our scalability, reliability, and security, we aim to monitor our large-scale service in real time, reduce noise in the system and have auto tuning solutions and self-remediation via bots. We are building an intelligent and smart diagnostics infrastructure to auto detect and fix problems that our customers face with their Azure resources. It involves building large scale low latency distributed service, building framework for adding diagnostics to make inferences, and using intelligence to predict problems. The goal is to build services that delight our customers, solve their problems as quickly as possible and prevent them proactively. We collaborate with data scientists on innovative solutions to improve customer experience with Azure SQL by leveraging this telemetry data and pipeline in new ways.

Responsibilities

This is a position with an opportunity for high visibility projects across the Azure SQL and high impact in increasing service scalability. We are a tight-knit team who value diversity, collaboration and learning from each other. We are committed to be data driven, agile and continuously improving customer experience. We want to truly understand customer requirements and deliver solutions that not only satisfy their needs but exceed their expectations. If that sounds like the right environment for you, please join us!

This is a position with an opportunity for high visibility projects across the Azure SQL and high impact in increasing service scalability. We are a tight-knit team who value diversity, collaboration and learning from each other. We are committed to be data driven, agile and continuously improving customer experience. We want to truly understand customer requirements and deliver solutions that not only satisfy their needs but exceed their expectations. If that sounds like the right environment for you, please join us!

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering or Mathematics or Statistics or Physics OR in place of these 2+ years of industry software engineering experience

1-2 years of programming experience after graduation, writing code in Java, C++, C#, or C or other object-oriented programming language

Preferred Qualifications:

Great curiosity and willingness to question

High enthusiasm, integrity, ingenuity, results-orientation, self-motivation, and resourcefulness in a fast-paced environment

Experience in database and data warehouse application design and development

Experience developing and managing scalable cloud services

Excellent communication and collaboration skills with proven technical leadership skills

Data engineering experience in operationalizing data science model or building data engineering pipeline is a plus, but not required.

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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.

Basic Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

AZDAT #ENGGJOBS

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.