Software Engineer

Microsoft
1094998
Seating Arrangement Not Specified
Sunnyvale, CA
Full Time
Pay Range Not Provided
July 13, 2021
Direct Hire

Language(s):

  • C++
  • C#
  • SQL

Interview Format(s):

  • Not Specified

Interview Content(s):

  • Not Specified
Microsoft SQL Server and Azure SQL Database are world-class relational database systems widely used across the globe on everything from small devices and servers to some of the largest cloud deployments in the world, attracting application developers and enterprise workloads alike to the cloud. Azure SQL Database is looking for junior and senior engineers to be part of the ongoing journey to disrupt the database space with innovative features that get shipped in products as well as get published in premium conferences like VLDB, SIGMOD. Our team is responsible for mission critical functions such as High Availability, Migration, Storage and Data Integrity for millions of databases. This is a great opportunity to learn and work on the internals of enterprise class relational database engines, solve hard problems and build a highly-scalable and reliable data service. You will be working in a diverse geographically distributed team environment where collaboration and innovation are valued. You will have an opportunity for direct impact on design, functionality, security, performance, scalability, manageability and supportability of the Azure SQL Database service. Join us to help us advance the state of the art in Database Systems.

Responsibilities

In this role you will design and develop features in one or more areas such as distributed high availability, geographical redundancy, read scaleout, logging and recovery, transactions, versioning, database structures such as b-trees and heaps, and many other areas of a large scale database service. Curiosity and willingness to question and learn, strong customer empathy, and willingness to participate in a live site oncall rotation are additional responsibilities.

In this role you will design and develop features in one or more areas such as distributed high availability, geographical redundancy, read scaleout, logging and recovery, transactions, versioning, database structures such as b-trees and heaps, and many other areas of a large scale database service. Curiosity and willingness to question and learn, strong customer empathy, and willingness to participate in a live site oncall rotation are additional responsibilities.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering or Mathematics or Physics or IT technical discipline or in place of 3+ years of internship or 3+ years of industry engineering experience

2+ years of commercial systems level software development experience

Proficiency in C#, C++, troubleshooting and debugging

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with relational database internals and storage systems

Experience with large scale distributed systems, multithreading and object oriented programming

Self-driven, results oriented, high integrity, ability to work collaboratively, solve problems with groups, find win/win solutions and celebrate successes

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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.