Senior Software Engineer

Microsoft
1076642
Seating Arrangement Not Specified
Redmond, WA
Full Time
Pay Range Not Provided
July 13, 2021
Direct Hire

Language(s):

  • C++
  • C

Interview Format(s):

  • Not Specified

Interview Content(s):

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Azure Compute is the foundation of Microsoft’s Cloud Platform. We build fault tolerant distributed systems running on datacenters delivering an infrastructure to host VMs and customer services. Our platform is responsible for providing hardware management, virtualized computational substrate and fully automated service management.

The Azure Compute Infrastructure team is looking for motivated engineers with a strong track record who are in search of an exciting environment working with innovative and revolutionary technology, interested in the challenges of managing compliant, secure public, national and sovereign clouds, and want the chance to contribute to the fastest growing cloud platform on the market. Our vision is to evolve the platform to meet the ever-growing needs of the Cloud and provide highly reliable, scalable, secure and compliant platform to grow Azure capacity worldwide.

This is a rare opportunity to develop distributed systems while shaping up the next generation Cloud platform for both Microsoft scale services and customers. Our team fosters collaborative environment across organizations and builds upon each other’s ideas.

Responsibilities

- Designing fully functional solutions from requirements, developing and supporting the software and contributing technical expertise throughout design stages and development.

- Delivery of a highly reliable, scalable, secure cloud infrastructure management solution for 1st and 3rd party customers Integration with various Microsoft services to support capacity growth and driving requirements to partner teams.

- Solving technical challenges related to developing and operating services and systems

- Designing fully functional solutions from requirements, developing and supporting the software and contributing technical expertise throughout design stages and development.

- Delivery of a highly reliable, scalable, secure cloud infrastructure management solution for 1st and 3rd party customers Integration with various Microsoft services to support capacity growth and driving requirements to partner teams.

- Solving technical challenges related to developing and operating services and systems

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

· 5+ years of experience in software development in C/C++ or Java

Preferred Qualifications:

· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent industry experience)

· Excellent problem solving skills

· Demonstrated ability to define, drive and implement strategy

· Excellent collaboration skills

· Experience in typical n-tier application architectures

· Strong track record of self-directed execution

· Interest to work on hardware-software integration in Azure scale

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.

Required Qualifications:

· 5+ years of experience in software development in C/C++ or Java

Preferred Qualifications:

· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent industry experience)

· Excellent problem solving skills

· Demonstrated ability to define, drive and implement strategy

· Excellent collaboration skills

· Experience in typical n-tier application architectures

· Strong track record of self-directed execution

· Interest to work on hardware-software integration in Azure scale

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.