Software Engineer

Last updated 4 hours ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Microsoft Excel is one of the best known software products on the planet--there are hundreds of millions of people across the globe using Excel every day to store, transform, analyze, visualize, and share their data.  The world is producing and storing more data than ever before and now a job has come along with the opportunity to positively impact how people experience their data.  If you’ve been looking for that kind of impact through work, this may be the role for you.

 We are a vibrant and friendly engineering team within the larger Office organization.  We are agile, continuously shipping, and passionate about delivering software experiences that delight our customers.  You will work with smart people who care deeply about collaborating in a fun and supportive workplace, and you will have an incredible opportunity to learn and grow. Best of all, your work will impact millions of people via Excel and other Office apps, and you can be proud to see the customer benefits from the work you do.


The hiring team is responsible for developing new high-quality Excel application for Mac. By joining our team, you will be at the forefront of our company’s cross-platform devices & services strategy. You will be working alongside world-class and passionate engineers, shipping monthly across our broad portfolio of Office apps for Mac and iOS platforms. You will be part of a team building on top of C++, Objective C, and Apple frameworks, as well as various big-data and telemetry collection technologies used within Microsoft. You will be helping tackle a wide variety of core engineering and data-based analysis and strategy problems.


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.


  • BS in computer science, or equivalent experience.
  • 3 + years strong design and coding in at least one variant of C (C, C++, C#, Obj-C).
  • Passion for improving products based on analyzing real-world usage patterns and data telemetry.
  • Motivated engineer who can learn quickly on an evolving set of technologies.
  • Passion and commitment to delivering exceptional products and experiences.
  • Providing strong and reliable technical leadership to others in our or team.
  • Good communication skills