Principal Software Engineer

Last updated 15 days ago
Location:Bellevue, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Dynamics 365 for Marketing team is tackling one of the hottest domains for businesses today – nurturing the current and potential customers. We build and run intelligent cloud services that help organizations learn more about their customers, tailor their marketing and personalize their engagements for maximum impact.

Dynamics 365 for Marketing is a part of rapidly growing Microsoft Dynamics 365 suite, which is one of the recognized leaders in the world of business applications. Dynamics 365 provides the best showcase for innovations across Microsoft through making Machine Learning, Augmented Reality, Predictive Analytics integral part of the end-to-end Digital Transformation for businesses.

Our team innovates quickly and works closely with partners and customers in an agile, high energy environment. If the opportunity to collaborate with diverse engineering teams on enabling end-to-end marketing scenarios using cutting-edge technologies and solving prominent problems for large-scale business applications excites you, please come and talk to us!


  • Define and implement common framework components to enable real time, highly scalable and personalized marketing orchestration
  • Build and run scalable, high availability services delivering Marketing Acquisition and First Run Experience, Analytics, Intelligence, Email Editing, Customer Interaction Insights, and integrations with social platforms
  • Collaborate with teammates in various roles to plan and execute on key deliverables
  • Work in a culture of continuous improvement, adaptation, reflection and growth.

In the first year you will help deliver and contribute to:

  • A focus on the customers and last mile delivery
  • Services and applications to enable the best Dynamics 365 Marketing Sign up experience possible, including help us double our customer base
  • The culture of DevOps and collaboration


  • 8+ years of professional experience designing, building, and running Cloud Services at large scale
  • 10+ years professional software development with at least two of the following C#/C++/Java, SQL, HTML5/JavaScript/React or ASP.NET

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Data Sciences or related
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment systems and paradigms
  • Background and passion for applying AI/ML in solving business problems at scale
  • Familiarity with SQL databases and/or NoSQL document stores.
  • Experience using and contributing to Open Source or Inner Source

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.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

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.