Senior Software Engineer
At Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS), we pride ourselves on building fast and scalable services that make developers productive. We have built Visual Studio Team Services (http://www.visualstudio.com/team-services) to be the application development environment for millions of developers.
Visual Studio Team Services is in a rapid expansion internally and externally with more than 5M users. We are embarking on making work management more social, personal and user friendly. We are working on making VSTS projects public, easily discovered and fun to contribute to. We are enabling workflows which will allow guest users can log issues, vote and add comments on existing issues.
This is a unique opportunity to work on a team which ships features to developers like us and get to dogfood the product first hand.
We are looking for skilled and passionate engineers who live and breathe building fast and responsive modern web applications. We are looking for developers who thrive in agile environment, shipping high quality features to production multiple times a month, using latest agile practices, and technologies.
The ideal candidate will have:
• BA/BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline, or in place of 4 years’ degree an equivalent industry internship or industry software engineering experience.
• Great problem solving and design skills, and passion for quality.
• Knowledge and passion for Agile development practices is a plus.
• Knowledge of building cross platform mobile applications is a plus.
• 6+ years of commercial software engineering covering all stages of the release cycle.
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