Microsoft Corporation Software Engineer II in Redmond, Washington
The Partner Experience (PX) team in the Cloud and Enterprises (C&E) group functions as the powerhouse of partner-led commerce motion for Microsoft’s key businesses and continues being one of our strongest avenues of revenue. We work with a community of partners who represent developers, resellers, OEM(s), manage service providers, freelancers, system integrators and steamers etc. to constantly evolve our platform and empower our partners to take their businesses to the next level. We are working on making our portal the focal point of all partner-led transactions and unify the experience across all types of partners. As a part of the team, you will be working on enhancing our platform and experiences to help our partners open their businesses to new opportunities, engage deeper with their customers, increase profitability and add value with our industry-leading products.
If you enjoy innovating in a fast-paced environment, being part of a fun-loving and diverse team and, working on full-stack solutions that will directly impact our partners and customers, then this opportunity is for you. We embrace a culture that is customer focused, service driven, delivers continuously, drives engineering excellence, collaborative and iterative. You will have the opportunity to excel and grow your career by building something that directly impacts Microsoft’s bottom line.
An ideal candidate would exhibit the following attributes to succeed in this role:
Collaboration – As a developer, you will be constantly working with multiple business units across the organization to elevate our platform and an ability to collaborate effectively within the team and across teams is an important competency for that.
Customer Focus - A focus on delivering customer value and being able to directly tie engineering decisions and actions to that value is a huge plus for successful engineers at any level.
Drive For Results - Being able to drive for results, not merely finding the boundary of your responsibilities, but following a problem through to its conclusion, to solve it once and for all, is a skill and ability which a successful engineer should exhibit.
Technical Excellence – As a part of our agenda to constantly evolve and modernize our experiences, it is imperative for a successful software engineer to demonstrate a passion for technology, a curiosity to ‘go deep’, an ability to quickly learn and build upon past experiences, to be able to extrapolate from those experiences, and deliver innovations. Technical excellence is rooted in having a strong demonstrable aptitude for problem solving.
• Drive the architecture/design/implementation and deliver great user experiences with high quality.
• Work with product teams and business units across Microsoft to deliver end-to-end on our new commercial offerings and modernized platform experiences.
• Evolve and improve existing features and performances to ensure our promise on customer focus.
• Possess string technical skills to make critical engineering decisions in a fast paced and agile environment.
• 3+ years of software design and development in an agile environment.
• 3+ years of coding skills in C#, C++ or Java.
• 2+ years of experience working on cloud services and REST APIs.
• Good written and verbal communication skills.
• Good problem-solving skills
• String emphasis on Quality and Engineering Excellence
• Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science or related professional experience
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 https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest .
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.
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