Senior Software Engineer

Last updated 5 days ago
Location:Bellevue, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

PowerBI is quite possibly the most exciting Microsoft service today, frequently in the news, growing its user base very rapidly, and making waves across the industry. The Middle Tier service team is a core component of PowerBI. We rely on different Azure technologies like Service Fabric, SQL Azure, REDIS cache, Service Bus, APIM, Blob storage, Document DB, Azure Data Lake, Kusto, Containers etc. We are building a world class service that combines big data, mission critical data and real-time data. This combination makes this area possibly the most cutting edge across the entire industry! We are looking for passionate developers with well-rounded experiences working with all service aspects of high throughput and multi-tenant Azure services, ability to design components carefully to handle errors of different types on Azure, write clean and well-factored code with good tests and good maintainability and an ability to program proficiently in C#. Familiarity with big data, machine learning and data analytics would be a bonus. You should thrive on the services lifestyle. A desire to build out large and profitable business working with a small and agile team is a plus - that automatically entails wearing different hats as needs arise, and developing a global and ownership-oriented outlook about the service. The right candidate should also care deeply about delighting the customer and iteratively improving all aspects of that experience.

Responsibilities

We are looking for passionate developers with well-rounded experiences working with all service aspects of high throughput and multi-tenant Azure services, ability to design components carefully to handle errors of different types on Azure, write clean and well-factored code with good tests and good maintainability and an ability to program proficiently in C#. Familiarity with big data, machine learning and data analytics would be a bonus. You should thrive on the services lifestyle. A desire to build out large and profitable business working with a small and agile team is a plus - that automatically entails wearing different hats as needs arise, and developing a global and ownership-oriented outlook about the service. The right candidate should also care deeply about delighting the customer and iteratively improving all aspects of that experience. Strong level 62 engineers, are encouraged to apply as well.

Qualifications

- 5+ yrs. software development experience

- Deep knowledge of C# (preferable), Java, or C++ with solid engineering practices.

- Passion for building highly performant scalable services.

- Outstanding technical problem solving and debugging skills.

- Passion for quality with experience designing and implementing automated tests, including unit tests and integration tests.

- Effective communication skills.

- At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering

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