Software Engineer

Last updated 12 days ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

If working on an agile, diverse team at the forefront of a paradigm shift in gaming sounds appealing, the Game Streaming team has an opportunity for you. The team is building a service providing gamers new choices for when and where they play. See https://blogs.microsoft.com/blog/2018/10/08/project-xcloud-gaming-with-you-at-the-center/, https://www.xbox.com/en-US/xbox-game-pass/cloud-gaming.

Responsibilities

We are looking for a capable and motivated software engineer to help build globally distributed cloud services running game streaming workloads. You will be part of an evolving team shaping architecture, operational models and team culture. We value team players who have a passion for writing great code, learning new patterns and technology. Collaboration, diversity, lean processes, transparency and self-direction are valued here. Expect to be given support and room to grow personally and professionally.

Don't miss this opportunity to work on challenging projects with a high caliber team to delight gamers everywhere

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • 1+ year professional software development experience
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, a related field or equivalent experience

Preferred

  • Experience with modern databases and storage solutions
  • Experience with operational monitoring
  • Service API design experience
  • Experience with cloud service technologies and / or experience designing, developing and operating high concurrency, globally distributed services
  • C#, Asp.Net core experience

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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