Software Engineer II

Microsoft
1059471
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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Job Description Template

Azure Edge + Platform brings together Edge platforms, devices, and services to deliver Edge solutions, operating systems, and engineering systems. Driven by its customers’ needs, Azure Edge + Platform seeks to accelerate growth for Azure, E&D, and Microsoft’s customers worldwide.

The organization’s portfolio spans the Cloud Edge Stack, Azure Engineering Systems, Azure Media Services - for end-to-end media workflow and analytics - and Microsoft’s Operating Systems including the Azure Host OS and Windows. This portfolio impressively powers the world with more than one billion monthly active devices.

Are you passionate about Linux?in?hyperscale clouds?? Do you want to be part of a high-energy and creative team that is currently empowering millions of customers across the planet to achieve more? Do you love to contribute to Linux and other?open-source?communities across the globe??We are the Core OS Linux Group at Microsoft.?Our team is looking for a talented software engineer who is interested in developing innovative solutions through our first-party Linux distribution, delivering amazing experiences to customers across Azure. If you are passionate about open-source and solving complex problems, this is the job for you!

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

In this role, you will be designing and implementing features in collaboration with teammates and engineers across Microsoft. You will work closely with customers to fix problems encountered using Linux in the Azure cloud. You will be working on research and development in cutting edge accelerations and optimizations to power future public and private clouds. You will define and push the limits of innovative technologies -- working with the latest hardware, the largest servers, and even larger datacenters.

Responsibilities

In this role, you will be designing and implementing features in collaboration with teammates and engineers across Microsoft. You will work closely with customers to fix problems encountered using Linux in the Azure cloud. You will be working on research and development in cutting edge accelerations and optimizations to power future public and private clouds. You will define and push the limits of innovative technologies -- working with the latest hardware, the largest servers, and even larger datacenters.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent industry experience.

3+ years of professional software development experience with either C/C++/Go.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in building Linux Distro, Containers, Cloud technologies in Linux at scale.

Experience with Microsoft Azure, AWS, or similar cloud computing platform(s) is a plus.

Experience with one or more datacenter-class technologies such as networking, storage, file systems, processor architectures, NUMA, etc.

Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

Contributing to?open source?projects, like the Linux kernel or CNCF projects, is a plus.

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 every two years.

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

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 every two years.

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.