Principal Software Engineering Manager

Last updated 3 months ago
Location:Bellevue, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Microsoft Teams ( is a Hub for chat based collaboration and communication, already empowered Millions of users. It is built on top of all the latest and best technologies in Azure cloud platform and desktop app frameworks. Teams is also a workload that is always testing the limits of all technical components it touches. Our culture is inclusive, casual and high energy; our team members come from diverse backgrounds and grounded in our customer needs. This is a fantastic opportunity to build services and experiences that millions of people worldwide will use at home, at school, at work, and across their lives.

We are looking for an Engineering Manager to join us and be part of this exciting new journey to redefine and conquer this new world of service oriented unified desktop app that scales to millions of users and multitude of platforms and devices. You will be empowered to make product-wide technical decisions and directly impact the outcomes for this flagship product working in a dynamic and collaborative environment. You will work with great people; you will solve a lot of technical challenges; you will have the opportunity to learn. Most importantly your work will immediate and great business impact. Your work will also influence large scale open source projects like GitHub Electron, NodeJS, Chromium, among others.


Preferred qualifications:

  • 8+ years software industry experience spanning from native and web client development tech; specific focus on modern web standards and OSS tech.
  • 3+ years of experience managing engineering teams, delivering high quality software for customers.
  • Excellent solution design, problem solving and debugging skills.
  • Experience with TypeScript, C++, Node.JS, React, Web tech et al.
  • Customer obsession and experience in running Live site for service used by millions of users everyday.


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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