Microsoft Corporation Senior Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington
Are you excited to be a leader in the frontier to the world of software as service, especially for the highly used scenarios of protection and security in the cloud world? Do you enjoy coming to work every day with a diverse team focused on protecting customers, growing the business and learning?
Office 365 is the industry leader in hosted productivity suites and is a fast growing business at Microsoft with more than 100 million seats hosted in multiple data centers across the globe. The Information Protection team is chartered with the very challenging missions of delivering on core security as well as compliance scenarios across Exchange, SharePoint, other M35 office products as well as Azure services. Increasingly, most of our results are delivered using sophisticated yet cost effective machine learning models.
Our team owns many of the key compliance scenarios of Information Protection, auditing, and sensitivity analysis. As enterprise information moves to cloud, our goal is that tenant admins and CIOs are able to easily ensure that tenant information is compliant to all regulatory requirements, as well as easily protect intellectual property. This is an area that Microsoft seeks to create differentiation relative to competition. We have a lot of innovative and challenging work in this area and requires in depth investment in cloud, in big data and machine learning technologies.
We are looking for an engineer to join our team and take on some of these challenges directly and in collaboration with others. A successful candidate is technically strong, excited about new challenges, comfortable with ambiguities, passionate about being part of a diverse team and a fun workplace, and willing to take on larger scope and ownership. You will be responsible to deliver platforms and solutions in complex areas; delivering on system architecture, code, deployment, scale, performance and quality, from conception to delivery.
Your core responsibilities would include designing and delivering features end to end. We need collaborative developers who can think big, deliver on those big challenges of compliance with high scale, high availability, geo-redundant & low maintenance solutions with provable quality. Increasing use of AI and ML. Able to handle large scope and complicated feature ownership by working under self-driven initiatives with Program Managers and across teams
8+ years of industry software development experience with familiarity of at least one of OOP languages: C++/C#/Java
Working experience in online services/large scale distributed systems
Working experience in system architecture and design
Strong coding and problem solving skills
Able to ramp up new technologies fast
Come and stretch your talent in a highly technical team. You will have plenty of opportunities to grow if you are a developer who is strong and excited about the space and willing to stretch beyond the traditional engineering role into understanding and building the business!
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 (https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest) .
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