Microsoft Corporation Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington

Are you passionate about cloud computing and building services from the ground up using cutting edge technologies? If so, we have your next position! As Azure continues its rapid expansion, the focus for our team is to build a new real-time and extensible service that will guide Azure customers. This position is for someone who is:

  • Passionate about distributed systems and building high scale services

  • Enjoy extracting insights from big data using technologies like Spark, Hadoop & ElasticSearch.

  • Likes to work in an agile development team that iterates rapidly (at least weekly deployments)

  • Loves new technological challenges and excels at solving them

  • Passionate about making better software and continuously improving the development process


As a member of our team, you will participate in all stages of our engineering lifecycle - from initial research and discovery, quick iteration on promising concepts, solution prototyping and development, all the way through successful service roll out and LiveSite support. Developers in the team have the opportunity to wear multiple hats and demonstrate breadth, depth, and leadership.

We use HTML5, TypeScript, jQuery, Knockout.js, Angular JS, ASP.NET MVC, REST, Web API, Git, NodeJS and more! This position is fairly collaborative - requires working with many partner teams, learning and understanding how to use their technology.


Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of hands-on coding experience shipping products across multiple product cycles

  • Solid design and coding skills with a bias for architecture at scale

  • Experience creating, developing, delivering, deploying, maintaining online services

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure, AWS or similar cloud computing platforms

  • Experience with web technologies

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.


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 Mon day, June 18th , 2018. 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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