SOFTWARE ENGINEER II
Location:
Redmond , Washington
Posted:
November 23, 2017
Reference:
1080193
Come work for the crown jewel of Azure, the Azure Compute team. We are a group of engineers that deliver at a high pace, with a startup mentality, while maintaining an environment that fosters a fun team atmosphere and camaraderie. Our work has a direct impact to the bottom line of Azure and of Microsoft, with measurable revenue and/or savings in everything we do. This specific role is in the build out and deployment pipelines, where we work on improving the pace that we bring hardware capacity and new code available to customers.

We are looking for a motivated engineer who is interested in bringing novel solutions to these engineering problems, some of which we have not dealt with before. We are looking to add artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques to automate our pipelines to improve the operations cost at every level.


Basic Qualifications:
• 2+ years of engineering experience

Preferred Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in CS or related field
• Experience in C#, C/C++
• Software design, problem solving and algorithms skills
• An understanding of distributed concepts is a big plus, but not required.


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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