PRINCIPAL SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Location:
Bellevue , Washington
Posted:
October 18, 2017
Reference:
1071546
Microsoft Business AI group is looking for a passionate and experienced engineer to help deliver AI-driven solutions to enterprise customers. Candidate is expected to work closely with a dedicated science team and other teams across the company to deliver state of the art technologies. Candidate should expect a start-up like team culture, to try out and learn from iterative pilots and deployments, and to win on speed, agility, and quality. To be a successful candidate, you must show an aptitude and desire for high quality engineering and elegant architecture, attention to detail, cross-team collaboration skills, work with ambiguity, and have the ability to diagnose and resolve performance and quality issues. The ideal candidate has a strong background and passion for cloud architecture and technologies.

Desired attributes and competencies include:

• Excellent technical problem solving, design, coding,
communication and debugging skills
• Expertise in developing complex, large scale software in C++,
C# or equivalent languages
• Proficiency in Data Structures and Algorithms
• Track record of delivering products, features and functionality
on time, at extremely high quality
• Proficiency in unit-testing and other validation techniques
• Ability to drive and manage technical and architectural
dependencies
• Ability to work closely with team members to collaborate on
innovative solutions
• Self-driven, motivated, pro-active, results-oriented and ability to
work with minimal direction
• Solid written and verbal communication skills
• 9+ years of software development experience
• A BS/MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or
equivalent field is required
• Experience with AI, Machine Learning, and Big Data are
pluses.

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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. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to askstaff@microsoft.com

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