Microsoft Corporation Senior Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington

If you like challenges and want to learn and practice how to develop advanced big data solutions/techniques that scale to petabytes of data, this is your ideal opportunity. We build solutions that process massive data volumes in near real-time using both proprietary and open source technologies like Hadoop, Spark, ElasticSearch & Redis. Come join us in powering Microsoft’s Cloud & Enterprise Platform through the power of Big Data to enable decision making, product enhancements, and customer value creation. Core to our mission is collecting the right data on a massive scale and making it actionable. Security, Compliance, Service Health, Usage and Fraud are just a few areas that you will be improving through data analysis. Building out computational logic on a massive scale and manipulating petabytes of data will be a routine part of the job. Knowledge of data science and ML is a plus

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop scalable solutions for data discovery, analysis, and presentation

  • Develop metadata driven data collection, integration, and organization services

  • Work closely with subject matter experts and statisticians to drive deep analysis

  • Research and implement machine learning and statistical data mining techniques

  • Design and implement patterns for accurate capture and representation of data.

Basic Qualifications:

• 7+ years of commercial software development experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Expert knowledge in Object Oriented Languages Like C++, C# Deep understanding of efficient data structures and algorithms Excellent Analytical skills Specialization in Statistics, Data Mining or Machine

• Learning is a plus.

• Strong expertise and experience on design and development of platforms, metric systems with a track record of shipping multiple releases.

• Working knowledge of Hadoop or other Big Data processing technology.

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. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to askstaff@microsoft.com.

Development (engineering)