Senior Software Engineer

Microsoft
1082232
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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Are you excited about a huge opportunity in Active Directory (AD) team in WSD team ? Do you want to unleash your full engineering potential by becoming involved in every portion of the software development lifecycle? Can you engage with customers and feature teams across the company to improve current Windows products and guide the course of future Windows design? Do you want to learn how our customers use the features we released in our Flagship Windows Versions and how we could improve their day to day experience? Do you want to be part of a team that is a critical part of multiple, fast-paced releases with interleaving ship cycles? Then the Windows Servicing and Delivery (WSD) Active Directory team is the place for you!

Windows Servicing and Delivery Team is a world class customer focused Team with unique engineering challenges and ample opportunities to learn and build career. We are an engineering team committed to develop high quality features and fixes for millions of Windows customers in the world releasing high quality monthly software updates to keep their businesses secure and run smoothly.

We are a unique team with broad impact and a huge amount of growth opportunity. We are looking for passionate, energetic and collaborative developer interested in learning broadly across feature areas, solving complex problems, and regularly shipping software updates with top quality that directly improves customer experience, security, performance, and reliability of the Windows platform. We partner with customers and feature teams across the entire company to design and drive new features and changes for future products. While the work is technically rewarding, our team also provides the unique opportunity to showcase cross-group collaboration, and leadership skills needed to grow quickly. You will be part of a very strong software engineering team and would be working on core AD services like ADDS, ADFS, ADRMS and ADCS.

Responsibilities

One end to end one or more Active Directory components for multiple windows platforms

Reproduce and root cause complex customer reported issues in one or more Windows Active Directory components

Design and develop high quality and secure code to address identified security vulnerabilities in Active Directory components

Work with peers in Program Management or other partner teams to plan & prioritize the development and test strategy to ensure high quality and timely delivery of the fixes

Acquire security expertise, learn how to come up with secure design, write high quality and secure code, experience complex problem solving and debugging as we work on customer reported issues that are hard to reproduce with very high scale deployments

Debug and solve complex windows customer reported problems, build strong windows internals fundamentals, learn how to write secure code and pick up strong debugging skills in a team environment

Qualifications

Required qualifications:

6+ years of software development experience with C/C++/C#

Preferred qualifications:

Experience in Debugging

Experience in Kernel mode/system programming experience will be plus

Experience in Identity, Security and Operating Systems Security a plus

Good problem solving and development skills

Good design and development skills

Good communication and interpersonal skills

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:

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 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.