Microsoft offers training and employment opportunities to help you turn your military experience into a civilian technology career. If you have a clearance and are interested in training for a career in IT, visit for more information. Did you know that Microsoft also hires cleared talent? Visit for more information about our direct hire path to a great career.

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Microsoft is committed to helping the veteran and military community find new career paths in the technology industry.

We want to thank you for your service! Microsoft can support your transition to a technology career in several ways. First, with tech training through Microsoft Software & Systems Academy. Next, with job listings at Finally, through partnerships with other tech industry leaders. Learn more at:

Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA)

MSSA is an 18-week program that provides transitioning service members and veterans with critical career skills required for today's growing technology industry. Upon successful completion of the program, participants gain an interview for a full-time job with Microsoft or one of our many hiring partner companies. Learn more by visiting

Microsoft is hiring Cleared Talent

We’re hiring cleared talent to join our teams nationwide. We hire consultants, software engineers, premier field engineers, site reliability engineers and program managers. We are looking for cleared SSBI software engineers to join our Reston, VA- and Redmond, WA-based Azure Office 365 teams. Learn more at

  • Develop challenging engineering solutions for the government and commercial Azure and Office 365 environments.
  • Work directly for Microsoft. Stop worrying about contract end dates and re-competes.
  • Maintain your clearance while working as a developer at Microsoft facilities. Bring your cell phone and other devices to work.
  • Work with great people in a culture that emphasizes growth, teamwork, collaboration, and inclusion.
  • Enjoy world-class benefits designed to empower you and your family to live life well. Learn more at or contact

Products & Discounts

Current and former service members can get a wide range of Microsoft products free or at a discount. Visit

Microsoft Learning

Fulfill your potential and make the most of your investment in Microsoft technology with certification, classroom training, e-learning and books from Microsoft and Microsoft partners. Learn more about Microsoft Learning at and - for Azure and business applications - visit Microsoft Learn at

Channel 9

Channel 9 is a community that brings together the people behind our products and connects them with those that use the products in an ongoing conversation. Watch how-to tutorials and learn at your own pace at

Technology for Good

Microsoft is proud to work with more than 86,000 nonprofits around the world every year to provide them free and affordable access to the technology they need to do more good in their communities. Visit for more information.

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