Senior Software Engineer

Last updated 7 days ago
Location:Bellevue, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Teams, Skype and GroupMe are all about breaking down barriers to communication, collaboration and connecting people. Every day, millions of individuals use Teams and Skype to communicate with coworkers, chat with friends, make calls, share files, collaborate and have fun. We’re building the ultimate communication tools that span cultures, countries, and continents. To realize our ambitions, we are looking for passionate and experienced Android mobile application software engineers who find excitement in helping people connect with each other and delivering end-to-end user facing scenario through all the layers. Applicants should exhibit pride in craftsmanship around building robust cloud services as well as delightful user experiences.

Our team tackles the toughest challenges in the mobile collaboration and productivity space, with aggressive timelines and an opportunity to collaborate with partner teams on technologies across the company and beyond. If you want to work in a startup like environment with a diverse, close nit team and have a desire to move fast, this may be the team for you.


  • Build different parts of the Teams Android app
  • Investigate and make technology decisions to deliver a fast, secure and usable app
  • Interact with various cloud services in a way that provides the best user experience
  • Work with PM and Design teams to create beautiful UI and intuitive UX that will delight users
  • Design larger architectural solutions and run medium scale projects independently
  • Engage with partner teams and design/implement solutions to software engineering problems


Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience in software / mobile development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Deep mobile development experience on the Android platform
  • Passion for delivering high quality/delightful user experience
  • Committed to quality, including security, compliance and performance
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills with a customer focus
  • Proven ability to use data insights to drive initiatives cross disciplines and functional teams
  • Experience with React Native is a plus

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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