Senior Software Engineer at Microsoft

Job Description


  • Working with a team of software engineers and applied scientists you will be responsible for all stages of the development cycle including early ideation, design, implementation, integration, scaling out and monitoring.
  • The implementations typically involve writing scalable, distributed, and highly efficient components and shipping large-scale backend services.
  • Instill best practices for software development and documentation, ensure designs meet requirements as well as adhering to all the privacy and compliance guidelines in handling critical user data.
  • Collaborating with other teams on existing or greenfield projects, driving consensus and coordinating efforts to meet cross-team objectives.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science (or related fields like Electronic Engineering, Physics or Mathematics)
  • Knowledge of data structures and algorithms and algorithm optimizations
  • 4+ years of software design and development experience with backend services
  • 7+ years of hands-on experience in any object-oriented programming language such as C++, C#, Java or Python

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in writing high-performance code, profiling applications, identifying, and removing bottlenecks
  • Strong communication and interpersonal communication and collaboration skills
  • Passion for learning and ramping up on new technologies and codebases
  • Data driven decision making
  • BSc in Computer Science or Equivalent 

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Microsoft on to apply