Senior Software Engineer

Last updated 3 days ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Come build the next generation of user experiences for the Microsoft Cloud Security team! Microsoft Azure is undergoing explosive growth as customers around the world realize the benefits of moving their applications to the cloud. We are the Microsoft Cloud Security team and are building industry leading features to secure customer workloads on platforms such as Docker containers, Azure Functions and more. We are looking for an experienced full stack engineer to build compelling, new user experiences that will delight our customers. This is a unique opportunity to join this effort at its inception and become the subject-matter-expert for user experience development within our organization.


The container computing landscape is evolving rapidly. You will work in a fast-paced environment to prototype and design user experiences that keep up with evolving customer needs. You will work with technologies like Azure’s Ibiza framework, Typescript, HTML, CSS, jQuery, Knockout and React. You will work closely with designers and product managers to build alpha/preview releases and iterating and learning from them to deliver production experiences. You will mentor other engineers on web development best practices. A successful candidate will be self-motivated and a fast learner with good collaboration skills.


Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of web development experience using Typescript or JavaScript
  • BS Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience developing on cloud platforms using Java/C#/C++
  • Experience with Docker containers and serverless platforms such as Azure Functions, AWS Lambda
  • An understanding of security in cloud platforms is a plus

Ability 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.

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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