Senior Software Engineer
Redmond , Washington
October 20, 2017
Security is constantly evolving, and we need talented software engineers to help us stay ahead of the game! Do you bring clarity, create energy, and enjoy driving results? Are you passionate about making the (digital) world a safer place? The Azure Stack team is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join a team of developers that is transforming how private cloud is operated securely. This is a high visibility team reporting to the Azure Stack Director of Software Engineering, accountable for research of emerging cloud infrastructure and application threats, as well as static and dynamic security tools and security integration for Microsoft’s engineering services. Current investments include driving the Azure Stack identity isolation (Assume Breach), building the foundation for access management and performing blue team activities focused on remediating high risk and systemic classes of security issues.

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other
technical disciplines, or 4 years of technical work experience
• 7+ years of software development/engineering experience
• 5+ years in one or more of the following programming
languages: C/C++, C#, Java, Python, PowerShell
• Experience with Windows Server security capabilities

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience with owning or driving large scale and highly
available services, components or feature areas
• Demonstrated excellence in Coding, Code Review and
Technical communication
• Strong customer focus and data driven approach
• End-to-end Delivery & Innovation
• Agility in fast paced environment
• Understanding of Active Directory, Directory Services and
Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
• Experience optimizing automation, reliability and monitoring of

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.

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

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