Senior Software Engineer

Redmond, WA, United States

Are you passionate about developers? Are you an expert in .NET, Java, Node.js, Python, or Go? Are you interested in Big Data space?


Join Azure Cosmos DB, the fastest growing service in Azure. It’s a blazing fast, globally distributed, multi-model database service designed to support massive scale, with low latency, IoT, mobile, and web workloads of the next generation of modern applications. Azure Cosmos DB is successfully used in business critical large scale IoT, Retail, Manufacturing, Auto-motive, Gaming, and other industry verticals.


We are a nimble team that values results, engineering quality, technical excellence, and grassroots innovation. Joining the Azure Cosmos DB team is a fantastic opportunity to work with a great engineering team operating like a startup, and to deliver on our next set of big challenges.


We’re looking for developers that have passion, sensibilities, and experience in designing APIs and programming models in any of these languages. Join our team and help us build best in class SDKs and developer story for Cosmos DB.


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We are looking for senior software engineers with:

  • Strong sense of design and an ease-of-use mindset, passionate about creating simple and beautiful user experiences
  • Strong customer passion, accountability and drive to enhance customer experience and who work well with partner teams across Azure.
  • An entrepreneurial spirit with a can-do attitude: Self-starter, project finisher and adaptable.
  • Excited to work on the intersection of information retrieval, cloud services, big data and developer experiences
  • Five years of production software development experience.
  • Excellent coding skills, including server side language experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience


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.  We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.


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