Senior Software Engineer

Main Location
Redmond, WA, United States
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Does working on software that will touch a billion people daily excite you? Does building key marquee user experiences that are part of the Microsoft Edge browser that ships on Windows across PC, Tablet, Phone, Xbox, HoloLens and IoT’s sound cool to you? Do you enjoy the thrill and energy of a startup coupled with engineering rigor? Would you like to be part of an agile, learning, empowered, energetic and collaborative team? Do you believe in clean design, crafted implementation, being meticulous about quality, obsessing about the customer and innovating daily? Would you like to be the first developer to build on the latest yet-to-be-released Microsoft developer platform and Windows Devices and be a role model for developers around the world?


We are looking for senior engineering talent to join the Microsoft Edge Team. Come join a team of highly motivated developers working on the brand-new web browser for Windows 10! We are looking for an individual with high standards of excellence to help build amazing experiences that are robust, fast and seamless. The ideal candidate can own large architectural designs and is skilled at robust implementation and passionate about crafted and polished experiences.


The extensive reach of Windows coupled with building delightful everyday experiences on a range of devices offers exceptional opportunities of independent ownership, working on cutting edge technologies and professional growth. We are looking for talented and highly motivated engineering leads who are great team players and who want to be part of shaping the next generation of browser experiences that are compelling on the latest Windows devices

Responsibilities

• Be a great mentor, and leader of the team and broader organization. • Work closely with software engineers, partner teams, program managers, user researchers, and data scientists to guide decision-making for the browser on Windows 10 • Accountable for the design, implementation, schedule, delivery of feature areas in the Microsoft Edge browser on Windows 10 that can scale to millions of users • Capable of designing large feature areas, working in the code, guiding the team, and understanding at a detailed level how the software works • Architect robust scalable software designs, have an informed opinion about what and how the software should evolve and have the ability to land your design with high quality and on time • Rigorous quality engineering practices across all phases of product development and deployment

 

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Qualifications

• 10 + years of software development & design experience
• 5- 12 + years of professional industry experience working on large projects
• Excellent design, coding, debugging, and problem-solving skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to create layered, componentized, testable, interface-based designs
• Ability to design highly performant, highly usable, scalable, world-ready, accessible software
• Experience leading diverse teams and helping others grow in their careers by understanding strengths, growth opportunities, and motivators
• Consistent track record of leadership and shipping compelling technologies
• Strong customer focus with emphasis on experience quality, not just functional validation.
• A BS or MS in Computer Science or a related technical discipline or equivalent is required

 

Bonus
• Experience with Data Driven Engineering
• Experience with Agile Development
• Understanding and experience in Machine Learning

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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.
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Senior Software Engineer
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