Senior Security Engineer

Last updated 12 days ago
Location:Sunnyvale, California
Job Type:Full Time

Come join the PowerPoint Services team as we deliver modern, intelligent experiences that will delight millions of PowerPoint 365 customers powered by cloud servicesatscale. Located inheartof Silicon Valley, the PowerPoint Services team has the responsibility for the design, implementation, and efficient operations of several high scale cloud services deeply integrated into PowerPoint and other Office applications. Join us at the forefront of developing scalable, reliable and securecloud services through continuous improvement and innovation.


Team members work closely together on every detail ofdesignand implementation of the product. From fast evolving new features to long-range strategy infrastructure investments, you will get the chance to ship world-class software and services. We also have a great management team with lots of experience to learn from who can help you move your career forward.

With services and our web platform, the team enjoys the benefits of rich telemetry, data driven decisions, rapidly shipping at a dailycadenceand building on top of the Azure platform. This area is rapidly expanding, and the team will need to meet the challenges of scale, performance, efficiency,securityand reliability.

With the increased reliance on online productivity software for remote work & school,it’simperative tomaintaincustomer trust. For this position, beyond core engineering work there areopportunities as a security expert to makea huge impactinmaintainingthat customer trust. This includes policies to protectthe privacy ofcustomer data and toanticipateand propose mitigations for security risks in our services.


  • 5+ years of software development in cloud servicesat internet scale
  • Familiarity with C++ or C#
  • Full understanding of all aspects of the software development process
  • Effective communication skills and ability todriveoutcomesacrossmultiple service teamsand acrossdisciplines
  • Experience andexpertiseincybersecurityfor cloud services is aplus
  • Excellent skills insystem architecture& design,data analysisand problemsolving
  • Passion for customers, productquality,securityandservice excellence

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