Principal Software Engineer
Are you passionate about not only using, but furthering cloud-native technologies and solutions such as Docker and Kubernetes? Are you driven to advance the status quo of software engineering? If so, you may find your place in the Azure Container Service (AKS) team.
We're on a mission to simplify the deployment, management, and operations of Kubernetes (https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/container-service/). Come help us extend, evolve, scale, and bolster this newly released service!
The successful candidate will have:
•10+ years of commercial software development experience in building scalable and reliable distributed systems
•Experience working with and deploying solutions related to containers and container orchestrators such as Kubernetes
•Demonstrated deep, broad and practical software engineering expertise with solid engineering fundamentals
•Proven record of leading delivery of complex software projects
•Great communication and interpersonal skills.
•Excellent skills for mentoring and coaching other software engineers
•Exceptional decision-making skills, conflict resolution, and follow through.
Ability 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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