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Principal Software Engineering Manager Microsoft
Redmond, WA

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Be part of the digital transformation revolution! The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the business landscape and Microsoft has emerged as a leading innovator in this field. The Azure IoT team is building the Microsoft IoT platform which will support a commanding share of the 50 billion IoT devices predicted to be online by the end of this decade.

As the Internet of Things continues to grow and billions of devices get connected, compute workloads become distributed between cloud and edge. The Azure IoT Edge platform, as part of Microsoft's intelligent edge offering, streamlines connecting and managing IoT devices at scale from the cloud. Azure IoT Edge enables connected devices to function in networks with transient connectivity ensuring business continuity. It allows for deployment of compute workloads for intelligent data processing and acting on the data to provide low latency control logic at the edge.

Join us in helping drive our mission to offer the most scalable, powerful, and secure IoT platform empowering businesses ranging from startups to Fortune 500 enterprises to achieve more. You will be an important part of a team of highly motivated and talented individuals and this is a great opportunity to challenge yourself, grow your career and influence the next generation of distributed systems platform for Microsoft.

Required Qualifications:

* 10+ years of professional software development experience
* 3+ years of people management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

* Demonstrated experience managing engineers at various stages in their career
* Experience shipping products over multiple release cycles
* Experience running an agile team that things outside the box, gets things done quickly, gets user feedback and repeats
* Excellent technical problem-solving, design, coding, and debugging skills
* Knowledge of .NET, C#, or C/C++ and associated toolsets / frameworks
* Knowledge of operating systems and developing software for embedded devices
* Knowledge of Rust or equivalent language
* Experience integrating with cloud services and/or developing cloud services
* Knowledge of operating system and writing performance critical code for Linux
* Knowledge of performance tools on Linux and/or Windows
* Track record of shipping high quality code over several product life cycle
* Willingness to learn new technologies

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.

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




You will be part of the Azure IoT Edge development team that is leading the way in building the core infrastructure for connecting IoT devices to the cloud.

* As a technical leader, you will provide architectural mentorship, hold a high bar on quality, and lead the projects through meticulous execution.
* As a people manager, you will encourage, attract, hire, mentor, and grow a team of talented and creative engineers.
* As a product innovator, you will work closely with customers and partners in the field to shape the direction of Azure IoT Edge. (You are not afraid to roll up sleeves and be in the trenches if needed).
* Grow and learn!

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