Principal Software Engineering Manager

Microsoft
1062446
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

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Do you want to work on a product which touches and transforms the lives of billions of people across the globe? Do you want to lead the next set of innovations to transform and revolutionize it even further? Are you someone who is passionate about bringing customer obsession and engineering craftsmanship into the product you build?

Our team has the extensive charter to integrate the best of Microsoft products and services into Windows Desktop experiences that make our customers more productive. We are looking for collaborative, inclusive, and customer obsessed software engineers to help develop the next wave of features in Windows. The team is working on building highly visible user experiences in close partnership with key stakeholders across Microsoft service offerings, bringing these offerings closer to the customer’s Windows experience and making Windows more personal for our users.

In this role you will lead a team of passionate?and talented?engineers. You will embody our core manager principals of model, coach, and care to ensure you support your team and help them thrive. As a leader in our org your commitment to diversity and inclusion is key in ensuring our culture continues to grow while incorporating all our unique perspectives and experiences.??

Your project management skills will drive the team to success by creating clarity across a variety of?partnerships?with software engineers, program managers and teams across?Microsoft. You will be responsible for ensuring your team has the right tools, support, and connections so that they are unblocked to drive for results we need. You will continue to look forward and ensure?your?team has a clear view of the impact of their work to generate excitement.??

Responsibilities

This role seeks someone who has shown great collaboration and partnership skills with a desire to grow in their leadership skills.?

Collaboration and Communication:?Establish partnerships collaborating with various teams across the company spanning across multiple disciplines (Program Manager, Engineers, Designers, Data Science).?

Great Team Leadership Skills:?Be?a great coach, model our company values for the team, while creating an inclusive, fun, and supportive environment where every employee can do their?best.???

Strategic Leadership and Judgement:?Work?with the leadership team to define the success metrics and drive strategy initiatives and provide thought?leadership.?

Technical Details, Quality and Execution:?Dig?into code and technical details while managing the bigger picture of product delivery.? Drive an engineering rhythm so that the team operates at a high level, knowledge is shared appropriately, and smooth execution is?facilitated to deliver a quality product.

Microsoft Values and Culture Leadership:?Be a keen representative of the Microsoft cultural attributes and leadership principles and have a positive impact on team morale and work?climate.

This role seeks someone who has shown great collaboration and partnership skills with a desire to grow in their leadership skills.?

Qualifications

Required qualifications:

8+ years of professional software engineering experience

3+ years of experience leading and managing team of engineers

At least 2+ years delivering products, features, services, etc. from design, to implementation, to delivery

Track record of a passion and interest in cultivating team talent and culture, including recruiting and retaining a diverse?team

Preferred qualifications:

Technical experience in C/C++, platform components and shipping large scale SW?projects

Strong collaborator and great contributor to team culture

Passionate about empathizing with customer requirements and building well-crafted, highly refined user experiences with a customer-oriented mindset

Demonstrate great coding, debugging, and analytical skills; take end-to-end responsibility for the development, quality, diagnosability, and validation of the software you build

Have excellent communication skills with the ability to work across discipline and across teams to drive collaborative innovation

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.

To see all our team’s openings, search for #wdx on our careers page.

Required qualifications:

Preferred qualifications:

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.

To see all our team’s openings, search for #wdx on our careers page.