Microsoft Corporation Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington

Are you looking to add cloud experience onto your resume? Are you excited to be a leader in the frontier to the world of software as service, especially for the highly profitable and high growth premium enterprise customers? 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. The Information Protection team is responsible for key areas o365. Managing features in Exchange & Sharepoint products including the full SMTP pipeline, antispam, antimalware, messagetrace and reporting. In addition to that, the Information Protection team is also responsible for unlimited archiving, eDiscovery, auditing, and mobile device management. As enterprise information move to cloud and mobile, ensuring those information are compliant to all the industrial standards and practices are of paramount importance and they are critical enabler to help on-prem customer to move to cloud without fear. This is an area that Microsoft seeks to create large amount of differentiation relative to competition and represent the majority of our premium offering. We have a lot of innovative and challenging work to complete in this area that would require in depth investment in the cloud and on mobile. 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.


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 with PM and the engineering team


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

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

Passion for building highly available distributed systems at scale.

Demonstrated problem solving and debugging skills.

Ability to learn and grasps concepts quickly in a fast-paced environment

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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