Principal Group Eng Manager
Bellevue , Washington
November 09, 2016

The Ambient Computing & Robotics team is creating applications for the era where computer vision, AI-based cognition, and autonomous electro-mechanicals pervade the workplace. We are using this convergence to transform physical work in construction sites, logistics yards, baggage handling areas, hospital corridors, factories, restaurants, farms and more.

A key aspect of this work is how valuable physical assets are utilized and made available for optimal, on-demand sharing within an organization and within the economy at large. You are an experienced Engineering Manager who has grown dev teams and been responsible for the full-cycle of shipping multiple products, at least two of the following: distributed cloud services, complex mobile apps, or big data processing. You will be responsible for defining, architecting and delivering the service and experience for dynamic optimization of physical assets.

Minimum Qualifications:

8+ years of dev experience

3+ years of leading a dev team through a V1 product, full-cycle from inception to GA

Strong in architecture and design

Experience in at least two of the following: distributed cloud services, complex multi-platform mobile apps, and big data processing.

Top-notch communication and collaboration skills.

A steely determination to persevere in the volatility of startups/incubations - a demonstrated ability to operate in an ambiguous environment.

At least a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent.

Successful candidates must have:

Experience with cross-platform technologies like React Native and Cordova.

Deep knowledge of Typescript, JavaScript, CSS and HTML with solid engineering practices.

Experience in ReactJS, Knockout or Angular 2 is a real plus.

Passion for building highly performant and cross platform UIs.

Outstanding technical problem solving and debugging skills.

Passion for quality with experience designing and implementing automated tests, including unit tests and integration tests.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.

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