Software Engineer II

Microsoft
1074126
Seating Arrangement Not Specified
Atlanta, GA
Full Time
Pay Range Not Provided
July 13, 2021
Direct Hire

Language(s):

  • C++
  • C#

Interview Format(s):

  • Not Specified

Interview Content(s):

  • Not Specified
The Azure Core Compute Organization is responsible for creating the foundation of Microsoft’s Cloud Platform for utility computing. This platform is one of the lowest levels of the services software/hardware stack and includes an efficient, virtualized computational substrate, a fully automated service management system, and a comprehensive set of highly scalable storage services.

The Azure Compute Infrastructure Service 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 and interested in the boundary of software, hardware, and network.

Azure is a rapidly growing and evolving cloud platform; teams collaborate to manage the capacity lifecycle from demand signals to hardware decommission. Our vision is to create a Capacity Infrastructure Services (CIS) platform to manage software, hardware, and network provisioning/de-provisioning functions all thru microservices. This will enable Microsoft services to manage capacity in a consistent, efficient, and secure way.

The team is looking for developers interested in developing technology to secure, validate and manage the Azure platform and want the chance to contribute to the fastest growing cloud platform on the market. This position requires expertise of distributed system design, large scale service coding capability and solid understanding of Computer Science fundamentals. If you are an expert in these areas, you will find yourself applying your knowledge, validating your work in the fast-growing Azure cloud platform, and enjoying a great sense of accomplishment. We offer you a strong team and culture that invests in new technologies and in our people for the long term. You are strongly encouraged to come up with creative solutions for numerous hard challenges like:

Responsibilities

This position is for an agile and fast-moving engineer within Azure Compute focusing on one or more of the following fundamental engineering challenges:

Delivery of a reliable, scalable, secure Capacity Infrastructure Platform solution for 1st and 3rd party customers.

Design and implement micro-service systems to orchestrate the 0-1 bootstrapping of a large complex distributed “CloudOS” - from primitive, foundational to Azure core layer.

Work with various aspects of computer science areas such as security, networking, CI/CD, infrastructure provisioning, health signals collection and monitoring for distributed services etc., and with partner Microsoft/Azure teams to ship solutions.

Enable experimentation, flighting, and testing in production.

This position is for an agile and fast-moving engineer within Azure Compute focusing on one or more of the following fundamental engineering challenges:

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

2+ year of software engineering experience building scalable services and applications

2+ years of experience developing software in C#/C++, Java

2+ years of solid understanding of fundamental cloud/distributed computing technologies

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience

Demonstrated track record of driving high-quality service design/implementation to production

Strong computer science fundamentals

Strong design, development, and debugging skills

Strong communication and collaboration skills

Ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

Ability to ramp up on new technologies and features

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:

Preferred Qualifications:

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.