Service Engineer 2
Redmond , Washington
October 23, 2017
“Cybersecurity is like going to the gym, you can’t get better by watching others, you’ve got to go there every day.” ~Satya Nadella, CEO, Microsoft

At Microsoft we believe in the strength of our operational security posture to protect our customer data, supply chain, devices and our intellectual property. If that sounds like an important job to you – you’re right – and that’s why we need your help!

We have an exciting opportunity for a Service Engineer who is passionate about security, reliability and design. We are looking for a Service Engineer who is ready to be a part of a team that moves fast, leverages continuous delivery practices, and is centered at the customer experience.


•New server set-up
•Server upgrades (release management)
•Capacity planning
•Data ingestion

•Asset tracking and configuration management
•System health telemetry and monitoring
•System troubleshooting (incident management)
•Change management

•Automation and optimization
•Problem management

•4+ years experience in Linux and Windows basic administration
•Demonstrated expertise in web services, virtualization and cloud concepts
•Site Reliability Engineering (SRE)
•Outstanding problem-solving skills and passion to solve hard problems as part of a team
•Experience in automation, specifically related to deployment, recovery, or other manual processes

Experience in many of the following:
•ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) process
•MySQL / MS SQL Server
•SQL, including queries
•C#, PowerShell

•User and Entity Behavior Analytic (UEBA) AND/OR Machine Learning experience
•SIEM Familiarity
•Knowledge of security software & network/network security components
•At least one industry relevant information security certificate (GCIA, GCIH, CISSP, OSCP)


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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