Software Engineer II
Redmond , Washington
November 17, 2016

Satya Nadella: “I want our best engineers to work on our engineering systems.” Are you a senior world-class developer who secretly loves tinkering with build systems and tools but is afraid of getting stuck with a 'builder' label? Do you want to work on the hardest problems for the toughest-to-build-and-test parts of Windows, Xbox, and Phone? Well, hold on because I’ve got an exciting opportunity for you.

OS Build Tools is a diverse team dedicated to improving the lives of the engineers in the Windows and Devices Group by improving the tooling they use to do their work. We seek an experienced dev who can engage with fellow engineers as customers, understand their needs, and reinvent their engineering experience--enabling them to achieve more faster...easier...and be more impactful.


- 2+ years of experience with C++ and the Razzle build system

- 1+ year experience with Perl - Commitment to quality and customer experience

Strong pluses:

- Scripting experience, particularly with PowerShell and batch files

- Excited to create new solutions in C#

- Passion for Agile development philosophies

If you are looking to solve hard problems for demanding engineers, develop great build systems and tools for an organization that truly values them, and work in a dynamic agile environment, join us in Studio F and feed your need for engineering speed.

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.

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