Senior Software Engineer

Last updated one month ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Microsoft Azure Information Protection (AIP) is a data labeling, classification, and protection platform that spans multiple desktop and mobile operating systems to enable enterprises to secure their data. The platform comprises of client SDKs on various operating systems (including Windows, Mac/iOS, Android, Linux) and high-scale SaaS services that are deployed within many Azure Data Centers across the globe. The enterprise data classification industry is growing rapidly, and Microsoft Azure Information Protection is the market leader.

We are looking for individuals who like to challenge themselves. Engineers who obsess over quality and customer experience. Critical thinkers who enjoy solving difficult problems. If you like writing software for multiple platforms and working with disparate organizations to deliver impactful products that customers use daily, come join us.


I am looking to expand the responsibility of my team so that we can deliver more value to customers (which will increase customer accounts and revenue). I am also looking to improve customer satisfaction by increasing our ability to quickly respond to customer incidents.

Typical responsibilities include: responding to email, collaborating with other teams to design and plan feature work, collaborating with team members to complete quarterly deliverables, writing tests, coding features, and working with customer support to resolve any outstanding customer issues.


Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of industry experience developing software using an object-oriented language
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science (or a related field) or equivalent experience.
  • Strong technical abilities with design, coding, testing, and debugging
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with other groups and disciplines
  • Experience with programming in C++, C#, Objective-C, and/or Java

Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings: 

  • Microsoft Cloud Background Check: 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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