Software Engineer - II
Redmond , Washington
February 20, 2018
Microsoft’s Core Services Engineering (CSE) Group is for technology professionals who want to be strategic partners to the business and be the first place to create innovative solutions using all of Microsoft’s products and services. Microsoft CSE provides career growth opportunities, as well as a rewarding and flexible work environment so you can better integrate professional and personal life. Inspiring what’s next, Microsoft CSE employees make global impact on thousands of customers and thousands of employees who use Microsoft services and tools.

Do you want to work on cutting edge data and micro services technologies, empowering Microsoft to achieve more with data on an agile team?

The Telemetry and Analytics in Core Platform Engineering provides big data and telemetry platforms and tools that power data driven scenarios and analytics across the Core Services Engineering organization. Our team works on building key Unified telemetry services and predictive and proactive data analytics tools to support powerful batch data processing and streaming compute, systems alerting/monitoring and analytics capabilities with rich data visualizations to support reporting across all disciplines and leadership team. Our team works on a wide variety of technologies like Azure Data Lake, Cosmos, Azure Service Fabric, Application insights, Kusto, PowerBI and Kibana based visualizations. We have agile development processes to continuously deploy and improve our features.

Your responsibilities are:

-To design and implement new features as well as to provide input to improve existing features and designs for our telemetry and analytics platform.

-To review functional, design, and test specs and to ensure high-quality features are delivered that satisfy our customer’s needs.

- To integrate optics for reliability, performance and usage patterns with our existing telemetry systems. - To support and evaluate reliability and performance of critical scenarios and features in live services.


-BS in Computer Science, related degree or equivalent experience is desirable.

- 3+ years of software development experience - Great customer focus.

-Experience with object oriented design, coding, testing patterns, and programming languages (C#)

-Experience with unit-testing and test-driven development.

-Good communication and cross-team collaboration skills.

-Experience building scalable products on top of distributed systems

-Experience with Data Analytics, Application Insights, Service Fabric is preferred.

-Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements, when required.

Keywords: “software development” OR “testing”

Basic Qualifications:

-1+ years of software development

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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