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Principal Software Engineer Microsoft
Redmond, WA

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Are you an exceptional engineer passionate about the web? Are you excited about how HTML, CSS & JavaScript are enabling new experiences and changing the world? Do you want to advance the web for developers across Windows and other platforms? Do you want to enable amazing end user experiences built on web technologies - ranging from a cross-platform browser to web apps?

Microsoft Edge represents one of the largest growth opportunities for the company. We are adopting the Chromium open source project in the development of Edge, as outlined in our blog post and OSS intent document. As part of this effort, we intend to become significant contributors to the Chromium OSS project, in a way that can make not just Microsoft Edge but also other browsers better across PCs and other devices.

Our team consists of talented people who share a passion for the web. Our team spans deep system component veterans, to amazing web developers and passionate user experience engineers. Look through our blog ( to see what the team has been doing.


* BS in Computer Science, Math, Physics, EE or related field
* 10+ years of experience programming in C++, C#, Objective C, Java or HTML/CSS/JS


* Experience designing public APIs/services
* Demonstrated ability to collaborate and work across company boundaries, industry-wide impact
* Contributions to OSS projects
* Track record of solving difficult architecture/design problems

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.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.


We're looking for experienced engineers to drive innovation, efficiency and quality in this highly competitive space. The ideal candidate has skills and demonstrated product impact in HTML, JavaScript, web development, agile, MacOS or iOS/Android.

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About Microsoft

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