Microsoft Corporation Senior Software Development Engineer in Bellevue, Washington

The Bot Framework team in AI & R division is looking for a talented Senior Development Engineer to design and build tooling experiences around Microsoft Bot Framework. Our customers range from individual open source developers to Fortune 100 companies integrating Conversational AI into their internal and external services.


In this role, your work will be open-source and publicly visible. You’ll be expected to participate and engage with our broader community around issues, suggestions, and improvements. You’ll also participate in periodic customer engagements to see how developers use the products. Success will require being comfortable working on wide variety of GitHub hosted open source projects, working on command line and GUI tooling, and across PC, Mac, and Linux environments, and interacting with developers using the products. A strong partnership with our design team helping to build UI prototypes to further product innovation is required.


A successful candidate will have:

  • 5 + years of industry experience developing and implementing tools and applications at scale.

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience.

  • Demonstrated CS fundamentals with a deep appreciation for the differences between platforms and environments.

  • Demonstrated technical design, problem solving and debugging skills.

  • The relentless drive required to build great front-end experiences.

  • Fantastic communication skills.

  • Strong UI design skills with a proven track record of working closely with product designers is required.

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 at .

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