Senior Software Engineer
Location:
Redmond , Washington
Posted:
October 17, 2017
Reference:
1038895
We are looking for a highly motivated engineer to blaze the trail as we provide rich experiences for customers who visit our stores and enable store employees to effectively serve customers and productively do their work.

The Charter

Every day thousands of people walk into Microsoft retail stores to shop, get technical help with issues, attend events, and more. Our broader team brings consumers the best shopping experiences across web, PC clients, phones, Surface etc., We are accountable for the end-to-end shopping experiences - from highlighting digital and physical goods, to purchase experiences and fulfillment. The mission for retail is to unify the customer journey to delight and serve our customers as trusted partners. The Position We seek a strong engineering leader to provide vision and technical leadership for our product and cloud service implementations. In this role, you make individual impact and provide technical leadership for a team of engineers as you work closely and collaboratively with partner teams to deliver results that power our stores and enable seamless integration.

The Team & Culture
We have a core team of engineers dedicated to improving our ability to respond to the needs of our product and customers. We think deeply, gather feedback and metrics, and work to sharpen the skill sets of those around us. Our engineers possess deep technical skills, passion for quality, relentless customer focus, and a penchant for innovation. The group prides itself on a strong engineering culture, which balances execution focus with strategic investments. This is a team which values long term thinking and has been able to balance long term investments and short-term commitments release after release.

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelors in Computer Science or Math or 5+ years’ work experience in software development

Preferred Qualifications:
• At least 5 years of shipping software in in a software engineering-related role
• Proven record of successful delivery across multiple ship cycles
• Excellent communication and cross-group collaboration skills
• Passion for quality with strong customer empathy and focus

Desired skills:
C++, C# (or Java), SQL, Azure, Web technologies, BI tools and technologies

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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