Software Engineer II

Do you have a passion for security and enjoy challenging software development projects? Our team works across the operating system, starting from the boot environment, up to Code Integrity in the kernel, and up through the user mode components of the integrity stack. We deliver core security technologies for maintaining the integrity of the system for Windows and all the devices built on Windows. As a member of our team you will deliver world class solutions which allow users and enterprises to control the security of their devices, all the way from consumer facing devices up through back end enterprise technology.

As a member of the WDG Platform Integrity team, you will work on designing and implementing new security technologies which enhance the integrity and security of Windows. You will be involved in discussions with other teams throughout Windows as well as many external partners and customers.

Our team is part of WDG Enterprise and Security and our goal is to build security technologies that maintain the integrity of the system across a wide variety of Windows devices and software execution environments. Our team owns code signing, multiple code authorization technologies across the Windows ecosystem, including Windows Defender Application Control, Applocker and Device Guard.

Basic Qualifications:
- 3+ years of experience developing software for shipping products.

Preferred Qualifications:
- Passion for security and building secure devices.
- Strong design skills and a working knowledge-systems programming.
- Solid analytical, problem solving, and debugging skills.
- Building skills to turn data and analysis into effective improvements.
- Growing strong technical leadership and communication skills.
- BS in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent industry experience.

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