Software Engineer, Azure

Last updated 6 days ago
Location:Atlanta, Georgia
Job Type:Full Time

Interested in a start-up like environment? Passionate about Cloud Computing technology and driving growth and maturity for a very visible and ambitious program? Then the Azure Dedicated team is the right place for you.

Azure is the fastest-growing business in Microsoft’s history and is the foundation of Microsoft’s commercial Cloud Services. Azure differentiates itself as the only hyper-scale, enterprise-grade Cloud that has a true hybrid story.
We are hiring developers to help drive our Azure VMware initiative focused on enabling global scale offerings.
In this role you will break out of the norm by helping Microsoft become a world leader at running and operating mission-critical workloads, often running on dedicated hardware. We’re a small, agile, nimble team in Azure focused on bringing the state of the art of mission-critical software into Microsoft. Come join us and be part of this revolution.

Recommended Skills:
  • Expertise with VMWare V-Sphere, NSX, vSAN, ESXi
  • Open Source, Linux, Go, Kubernetes, knowledge of networking, containers


  • Work with engineers, program managers and partner teams to deliver a set of features with the right overall design and architecture.
  • Write clean well-thought-out code with an emphasis on quality, performance, simplicity, durability, scalability, and maintainability.
  • Execute on the team approach to Software Engineering by designing, coding, testing, debugging, building, and deploying across multiple endpoints.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work on cross-platform code.
  • Commit to delivering the best experience for customers.
  • Help create a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone can bring their full and authentic self, where all voices are heard, and where we do our best work as a result.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3 years of experience programming in any general-purpose programming language.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field.
  • Ability to demonstrate understanding of algorithms, data structures and other systems architecture factors that affect code quality, performance and customer experience.
  • Demonstrated skill in time management and completing software projects in a cooperative team environment.
    • Expertise with VMWare V-Sphere, NSX, vSAN, ESXi
    • Open Source, Linux, Go, Kubernetes, knowledge of networking, containers

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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