Microsoft Corporation Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington

Office 365 is the industry leader in hosted productivity suites and boasts to be the fastest 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 mail delivery/hygiene in Exchange/o365 as well as compliance scenarios across Exchange, SharePoint and other office products and o365 hosted services.

IPTDLP team is looking for strong software engineer to help us in building and servicing challenging features in Exchange Transport. Exchange Transport is truly a core piece of technology and critical to the success of Office 365. As time goes on, more workloads are being run on Transport, and we are running in many different environments, with higher and higher scale. This is driving more challenges for our team and we are growing the size of the team and team capability. We need a strong software engineer to join our team and take on some of these challenges directly and in collaboration in others. We are looking for a developer that is technically strong, excited about new challenges, comfortable with ambiguities and willing to take on larger scope and ownership. You will be responsible to perform investigations and investments in complex areas; designing and delivering features end to end - including system architecture, code, deployment, scale, performance and quality, from conception to delivery.

Responsibilities

Design and deliver features end to end that are ‘serviceable’. Distributed computation, high scale, high availability, geo-redundancy, low maintenance and with provable quality - Able to handle large scope and complicated feature ownership by working under self-driven initiatives with PM and across teams

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent

  • 4+ years software development experience with familiarity of at least one of OOP languages: C++/C#/Java

  • Strong coding and problem solving skills

  • Server and/or service experience is preferred but is not a must - Able to ramp up new technologies fast

Security Clearance Requirements: Candidates must be able 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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