Microsoft Corporation Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington

Are you passionate about helping people create beautiful and powerful documents and presentations? Do you want to work with the latest in rendering, input and ink technologies? Are you excited by bringing machine learning and intelligence into products and services that touch millions of users?

The Office Canvas team sits at the intersection between design, productivity and intelligence. We’re looking for talented engineers to push Word, PowerPoint and our graphics and intelligent services into new experiences.

We’re looking for skilled, passionate engineers with experience in building, maintaining, and validating systems. We need those who understand that the most interesting problems are solved in our whiteboard discussions, that great code is the icing on excellent design. Experience working in an agile engineering organization is a major plus. You will work together with other software engineers and will be expected to deliver production functionality from design through development, validation, deployment, and adoption. Candidates should demonstrate excellent communication skills, and be able to work both independently and in a team environment.

Qualifications for this position include:

• BS in computer science, or equivalent in related technical experience.

• Minimum of 2 years of software design, development, and shipping experience is required.

• Proficiency in C++, C#, or Java.

• Strong problem solving, debugging, and troubleshooting skills.

• A passion for unit testing, telemetry and test-driven development.

By applying to this position, you are being considered for multiple like positions within our organization for an invitation only interview day at our Redmond campus on November 6th, 2017.

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

Development (engineering)