Senior Software Engineer

Last updated 2 days ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

The Commerce and Ecosystem division (C+E) in the Cloud & AI group powers commerce for Microsoft’s key businesses like Azure, Office 365. The Commerce Partner & Field Experience team within this group is a great place to grow your career while working on initiatives that deliver compelling value to Microsoft’s developer and partner ecosystem across gaming, commercial, and productivity segments.

We are hiring an exprienced Software Engineer to help us deliver services and experiences for empowering Microsoft’s developer and partner ecosystem to be successful. This role will provide you opportunities to contribute to highly scaleable Infra and services to enable partners to transact and manage the products and services in the Microsoft's Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) platform. We integrate with systems across company and enable commercial purchase for Azure, Office, Windows and several other Microsoft and 3rd party products and services.

In this position, you will be part of a fun-loving, diverse team that seeks challenges, loves learning and values teamwork. You will collaborate with team members and partners to build full stack web applications using latest web technologies in a dynamic and agile environment, and have opportunities for mentorship, career growth, and work on high-business impact areas.

Successful candidates will exhibit various attributes which will enhance their ability to succeed in this position.

Collaboration - As most development is about working with others, both within an immediate team, as well as across business units and portions of the company, an ability to collaborate effectively is a core competency to have.

Customer Focus - A focus on delivering customer value, and being able to directly tie engineering decisions and actions to that value is a huge plus for successful engineers at any level.

Drive For Results - Being able to drive for results, not merely finding the boundary of your responsibility, but following a problem through to its conclusion, to solve it once and for all, is a skill and ability which a successful engineer should exhibit.

Technical Excellence - Core to being a software engineer is of course technical excellence. This is not merely knowing the latest and greatest language developments, but demonstrating a passion for technology, a curiosity to ‘go deep’, and an ability to quickly learn and build upon past experiences, to be able to extrapolate from those experiences, and deliver innovations. Technical excellence is rooted in having a strong demonstrable aptitude for problem solving.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate this broad set of attributes well.



  • Design and develop high performance distributed services of Partner Experience ecosystem
  • Actively participate in platform architecture design and implementation
  • Triage platform issues and implement high quality code to meet service reliability, availability and latency goals
  • Support both back-end and front-end(UI) components of an enterprise business


  • BS in Computer Science or engineering field or equivalent experience/knowledge.
  • 6+ years experience working with highly scalable service and infra
  • Demonstrated experience with Web services and API.
  • Familiar with latest Azure and open source technologies
  • Demonstrated experience shipping products and services.
  • Exceptional communication skills, customer focus.
  • Excellent debugging and analytical skills.
  • Strong design and coding/scripting skills in C#, C++, Java, Spark, Python

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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