Software Engineer 2

Microsoft
1069024
Seating Arrangement Not Specified
Redmond, WA
Full Time
Pay Range Not Provided
July 13, 2021
Direct Hire

Language(s):

  • C++
  • C
  • Java

Interview Format(s):

  • Not Specified

Interview Content(s):

  • Not Specified
Empower every person and organization on the planet to achieve more. That’s what inspires us, drives our work, and pushes us to challenge the status quo every day. In Microsoft’s Cloud + AI (C+AI) division, our solutions enable customers to successfully transform their businesses to the cloud. The scale of platforms and services we are building are among the largest in the world. From core cloud computing platform development to the services running on them, we do it all.

Azure Security is responsible for ensuring customers trust Microsoft’s cloud platform. We are building a new customer-facing service that will extend our portfolio of world-class solutions for securing Azure. We’re looking for smart, passionate software engineers who want to create something new that our business and customers need. You’ll work with a team of engineers to design and implement the service, ensuring your components are high quality and easily supported in a dev-ops model. You’ll collaborate with your feature team to make product and technology decisions. You’ll execute on a fast-paced timeline with a team of individuals who have a track record of successful delivery. You’ll build a highly reliable, available, and secure service that integrates with other Azure services to provide a seamless and intuitive customer experience.

Solve hard problems; build a new and innovative service that impacts teams across the Azure platform using modern cloud technologies; learn, teach and grow as a software engineer – sound like fun? Apply today!

Our mission in the C+AI Security Division’s Platforms & Reliability Engineering team is to build scalable, fault tolerant distributed systems using software engineering. We optimize and protect the software and systems behind our internal and customer offerings keeping an ever-watchful eye on their ability to meet our customer promises. We handle bulletproofing, reinforcing, ruggedizing and generally improving the quality of service and innovation-throughput of the services under our purview. On this team, you will have the opportunity to manage the complex challenges of scale and constraints which are unique to Microsoft and Key Vault service, while using your expertise in coding, algorithms, complexity analysis, building infrastructure and eliminating work through software engineering. As domain expert on distributed system design, developing software services, capacity planning, you will provide technical leadership across multiple teams.

Responsibilities

Work on the core of Azure, building and securing the foundation of the cloud itself. Develop the full stack, from intuitive and responsive user and developer experiences, to highly scalable, secure and reliable webservices and back-end infrastructure. Execute on a technical strategy for delivering a new service whose core functionality is cross-platform and hostable in VMs, containers or bare metal. Deliver a lot of high-quality code for your products and engineering systems. Build on our Microsoft principles (create clarity, generate energy, deliver success) and values (respect, integrity, accountability) to effectively collaborate and make things happen.

Work on the core of Azure, building and securing the foundation of the cloud itself. Develop the full stack, from intuitive and responsive user and developer experiences, to highly scalable, secure and reliable webservices and back-end infrastructure. Execute on a technical strategy for delivering a new service whose core functionality is cross-platform and hostable in VMs, containers or bare metal. Deliver a lot of high-quality code for your products and engineering systems. Build on our Microsoft principles (create clarity, generate energy, deliver success) and values (respect, integrity, accountability) to effectively collaborate and make things happen.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

3+ years of experience as a software engineer.

Experience in shipping, distributed systems, services, and highly available infrastructure is preferred.

Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to: Java, C/C++, C#

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.

Preferred Qualifications:

An understanding of basic applied cryptography concepts including encryption/decryption, symmetric and asymmetric keys, certificates, signing/verifying

Experience with building services and web platforms that are highly reliable, run at high scale, and recover automatically from failure

Practical experience with containers, PaaS/SaaS software engineering, distributed systems engineering

#AzureSecOpen

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.

Required Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

#AzureSecOpen

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.