Software Engineer II - CTJ

Last updated 29 days ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Azure Edge + Platform brings together Edge platforms, devices, and services to deliver Edge solutions, operating systems, and engineering systems. Driven by its customers’ needs, Azure Edge + Platform seeks to accelerate growth for Azure, E&D, and Microsoft’s customers worldwide.

The organization’s portfolio spans the Cloud Edge Stack, Azure Engineering Systems, Azure Media Services - for end-to-end media workflow and analytics - and Microsoft’s Operating Systems including the Azure Host OS and Windows. This portfolio impressively powers the world with more than one billion monthly active devices.


We are looking for a developer that is passionate about distributed systems, service monitoring and alerting, and building world-class infrastructure which will be used to expose the Azure Monitors and Platform Health to all Azure customers to reduce the time taken to identify root cause (platform vs application issue). The Health and Alerting services process over 20-Billion requests per day and fires over 3 million alerts per month for internal and external customers.

You will be responsible for working on features for Health and Alerting Services which powers Azure Monitor and Resource Health. You will be also be working on improving Scale, Availability, data quality and latency issues for the Health and Alerting.

Our organization is looking for someone who:

  • Likes to work in an agile development team that iterates rapidly (at least weekly deployments)
  • Loves new technological challenges and excels at solving them
  • Excited about making better software and continuously improving the development, integration, and deployment process
  • Participate in all stages of the engineering lifecycle


Basic Qualifications:

  • BS Degree in Computer Science or related engineering field
  • 4+ years of software Design/Development/Testing experience
  • Proficiency in coding, code reviews, and technical communication

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure, AWS or similar cloud computing platforms.
  • Prior experience working on C# or building applications on Service Fabric.

Security Clearance Requirements: Candidates must be able to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings:

Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud Background Check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.

Candidates must have an active TS and be willing to upgrade to TS/SCI (with polygraph) or have an active TS/SCI and be willing to upgrade to TS/SCI (with polygraph). This role will require candidates to maintain the TS/SCI (with polygraph) clearance.

Citizenship Verification: This position requires verification of US Citizenship to meet federal government security requirements

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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