Posted 5 days ago

More than ever before, cloud services are transforming the way the world does business. As you’ve probably heard, Microsoft is committed to being cloud-first, and with several multi-billion dollar services already serving the needs of individuals and organizations all over the globe, the opportunity to shape the future has never been greater! 


Microsoft’s Enterprise cloud services are some of the most rapidly growing and strategically important segments in our company.  The Office 365 Enterprise Cloud team runs a mission-critical cloud service for many of the largest organizations in the world, including many of the Fortune 500 companies as well as federal, state, and local government organizations. We provide a distributed, scalable, highly-reliable service for millions of people. As you might expect, customers of this nature have the highest expectations around enterprise features, regulatory compliance, reliability and availability and of course about the security of our service!


Passionate about cutting edge technologies? Eager to learn about the best Enterprise Email product on the market.  Excited about shipping features which have huge customer reach and can impact millions of users?


Microsoft Office 365 ore team is hiring a talented and motivated Software Development Engineer to help ship the next version of Exchange server to our Enterprise customers as well as providing the best in class integration between our customers on premise systems and the Office 365 service.


We are looking for an engineer with strong problem solving, design, coding and debugging skills coupled with a drive for execution and results. You must have a desire to produce high quality software and services with a focus on delivering quality customer experience in a shipped product. Passion, creativity & the desire to learn new complex technical areas are some of the values we value in our engineers and as a team we want to maintain agility and accountability.


As a senior contributor you will be an important part of building the team and establishing its culture. If you see yourself in this space working with other highly motivated and talented individuals, then this is a great opportunity to challenge yourself.

  • Design and automate service scale features and customer requirements
  • Design and implement features/service for access based access controls/RBAC
  • Be part of a Dev-Ops team that handles and operates the O365 service
  • Collaborate with partner teams to meet the engineering goals in a unified manner
  • Contribute to significantly improving the security rigor of our system to be best-in-world

Core Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 10 years of technical engineering experience.
  • Deep exposure to server and cloud based services
  • Demonstrated success in building highly reliable and scalable systems software.
  • Net & C#. (C++ would be a bonus).
  • Experience with modern email products would be a plus.
  • Education: BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in science, engineering or equivalent experience  
  • Experience with building cloud-scale infrastructure components.
  • Awareness & passion related to cloud scale monitoring and big-data analysis.
  • Familiar with secure software design concepts
  • Proven track record of delivering projects that include multiple components from design through implementation and support

Ability and eagerness to work across and partner with multiple engineering teams to achieve business goals


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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