Software Engineer
Location:
Redmond , Washington
Posted:
October 19, 2017
Reference:
1072259
Azure Compute is the foundation for Cloud Computing. The Compute Platform team builds Azure services for Virtual Machines, Scale Sets, Disks, Images and Cloud Services
(https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api).

We are experiencing tremendous growth in customer traffic, global footprint and hardware diversity. We have exciting opportunities to grow the capabilities and scale of Compute platform by orders of magnitude. We are an agile team with a modern codebase, micro service architecture and frequent release cycles. The engineers have opportunity to do deep distributed systems development while also being able to influence scenarios and work with Fortune 500 customers.

We work at a startup pace with a focus to ship early and often. We are building a culture around delivering customer value in a differentiated and highly competitive way. As a result, attention to scalability, resiliency and agility is highly valued for candidates. Our team fosters collaborative environment and builds upon one-another’s ideas, to deliver world-class customer value at a rapid pace. We empower engineers to deliver creative solutions through bottoms-up innovation.

Basic Qualifications:
• 2+ years of software development experience

Preferred Qualifications:
• Strong problem-solving skills
• Experience in the areas of distributed systems
• BS in computer science or other related engineering degree.

Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status. Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances. “You will be required to pass Microsoft background checks prior to the start of employment and periodically thereafter. Further details regarding this process will be provided in follow up correspondence.”

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 askstaff@microsoft.com.

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