Software Engineer 2

Last updated 17 days ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time


We're looking for a Full Stack Software Engineer to join us to work on one of the biggest bets for Microsoft, Microsoft Azure. If you are passionate about cloud computing and want to work on a team improving the Azure customer experience, you like to work with services using leading technologies, and you want to play a role in the design of mission critical features for Azure, then we have a tremendous opportunity for you.

We are the Azure Advisor team in the Azure Customer Experience division (CXP), and our primary mission is to build a highly scalable and extensible service that provides personalized, actionable recommendations to help Azure customers optimize their Azure resources for cost, reliability, operational excellence, performance and security. As Azure services and features evolve, Azure Advisor is constantly adding and updating its list of recommendations as well as providing new ways for customers to discover and implement best practices.

We are looking for a Software Engineer who loves technological challenges and problem solving, is excited about online services, cloud computing and user experience, and is passionate about making better software while continuously improving the development process. We need an engineer who is a self-starter and likes to learn every day. As a member of our team, you will participate in all stages of our engineering lifecycle - from initial research and discovery, quick iteration on promising concepts, solution prototyping, designing and delivering features end to end - including system architecture, code, deployment, scale, performance and quality; all the way through successful service roll out and live site support. You will have ample opportunities and scope to demonstrate your technical abilities.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 3+ Years of development experience
  • Experience in C# or Java
  • Interest and excitement working in/with JavaScript/TypeScript and React to deliver efficient and accessible user experiences
  • A proven track record of shipping high quality products or services
  • Experience building and shipping distributed web services

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science
  • Experience with one or more cloud platforms (e.g., Azure, AWS, etc.)
  • Experience working on UX frameworks


Microsoft Cloud Screen: 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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