Power BI is the hottest Azure service on any cloud-based BI offering right now. The leading Gartner industry benchmark places us far ahead of the rest of the pack (https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/gartner-recognizes-microsoft-as-a-leader-in-analytics-and-bi-platforms-for-11-consecutive-years/). We've exceeded 2.5 million of monthly active users. Microsoft expects growth with Power BI, but that's entirely dependent on us building a robust developer experience that allows businesses to push their data directly into Power BI and customize their data exploration experience.
* B.S., M.Sc. in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
* 5+ years of experience as a software developer - designing and writing code
* Experience with a modern language like C#/Java/C++
* Experience with SQL and RDBMS
* Experience with RESTful services and API design skills.
* Prior work of building performant and scalable cloud-based services
* Experience with Azure technologies is a plus
A successful candidate will have the following:
* Great problem solving and design skills, and passion for quality
* Great collaborative skills and ability to work well in a team
* Can-do attitude, with the ability to work through difficult issues
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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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.
Our team is responsible for delivering BI as a service. We provide customers with capability to connect, shape, analyze, share, and visualize their data all in one tool. Our customers love what we've done so far and are excited about the new features we roll out weekly! Our customer base is growing rapidly and exposing us to challenges of scale and reliability.
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