Software Engineer 2

Posted 25 days ago
Main Location
Redmond, WA, United States
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Are you passionate about designing and building the next generation time management platform used by hundreds of millions of users every day? Do you want to work on the cutting-edge scalable backend systems with high performance and reliability? Do you wish you could work in a startup group but inside an established division like Office 365? If you have answered a resounding “YES!” for all the above, then we may have a position for you!

We are the Outlook Engineering team and currently looking for a highly motivated developer who can help build scalable Calendar platform and set a high bar for performance and reliability. We are in the early stages of fundamentally rethinking the existing calendar backend to meet the next generation time management use cases. You will be building a massively distributed cloud service with O(exabyte) data handled by O(300K) servers in O(100) data-centers around the entire globe. You will be part of a passionate and creative team working to modernize the way people collaborate and communicate. If you are enthusiastic about partnering and working collaboratively with people across Microsoft, we'd love to chat with you!

 

We have a strong focus on driving innovation with agility and at the same time we take a pride in having the best workplace culture where people can do their best and reach their potential.

Responsibilities

We are looking for backend engineer with experience architecting and building secure, distributed, scalable, and resilient services using modern technologies such as C#, .Net core, micro-service architectures, and Web APIs. Having full stack experience is a plus. We want to build best-in-class calendar platform using robust coding practices and new tech. If this sounds like you, and you buy into our team's values, then come help us build a foundation of trust for our world's digital future.

 

Qualifications

Successful candidate should have:
Strong passion and proven experience delivering highly quality services/distributed systems.
2+ years of experience designing, implementing and shipping products.
Ability to generate clarity in ambiguous situations
Experience in C++/C# or another OOP language
Exceptional problem solving, coding & debugging skills
Passion for and ability to quickly understand emerging technologies.
Strong communication and collaboration skills.
Strong pluses:
Strong background in object-oriented design, data structures, and algorithms.
Performance analysis skills.
Passion for agile development philosophies.

 

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.

 

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.


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Software Engineer 2
Microsoft Corporation