Senior Software Engineer

Last updated one month ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

We’ve built a highly asynchronous, event driven, distributed microservices platform that plans the best possible delivery plan, automates the associated business and physical processes, and reacts in real-time to changes that impact delivery. To deliver on the customer promise of the infinite cloud, we’re looking for people to push this architecture further into the following areas:

  • Enabling optimized matching of our hardware supply to our customer needs
  • Continuing automation of human operated tasks
  • Automatic prioritization of tasks and resource allocations
  • Advance change detection and self-healing
  • Early detection of issues and empowering business users to make quick and accurate decisions

We’re always rapidly improving together through frequent iterative ship cycles, data-driven development and a close customer and partner connection.


    Learning quickly from your peers, projects and interactions with customers
    • Delivering well tested features across 10+ services and other components
    • Maintaining services as they scale
    • Use engineering best practices throughout the software development lifecycle to establish sustainable, secure systems that grow and support our business


    Basic Qualifications:

    • BS/MS in Computer Science, Engineering or related technical field
    • 6+ years of experience as a Software Engineer with experience in C#, C++ or Java

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Strong problem solving, organization, and communication skills
    • Strong coding, debugging and problem-solving skills
    • Hands on experience building and maintaining REST microservices using NoSQL storage
    • Familiarity with distributed systems and event driven architectures
    • Great communication skills to collaborate cross-group and work effectively within the team

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