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Software Engineer 2 Microsoft
Redmond, WA

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Do you want to be at the heart of cloud computing? Microsoft Azure delivers hyper-scale, highly-available online services with cutting edge features and innovative functionality to help our customers be successful in the cloud. Join the Azure team and make a difference to millions of people while working on one of the largest distributed systems on the planet.

We are working on new initiatives to build intelligent and smart diagnostics infrastructure to auto detect and fix problems that our customers face with their Azure resources. It involves building large scale low latency service, building framework for adding diagnostics to make inferences, using intelligence to predict problems. The goal is to build services that delights our customers and solves their problems as quickly as possible and prevent them proactively. We work at a fast pace with a focus on shipping early and iterating. Our team fosters collaborative environment and builds upon one-another's ideas, to deliver world-class customer value at a rapid pace. We empower engineers to deliver creative solutions through bottoms-up innovation.

This is a fun environment and a great opportunity to work on something highly strategic to Microsoft and extremely relevant in the industry.

* Basic Qualifications:

2+ years of professional industry software development experience using C#, Java, C++, or C
* BS in STEM field (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering)


* Demonstrated problem solving, coding and debugging skills

* Ability to debug and optimize code, and identify new areas of automation

* Customer empathy and strong collaboration skills are a must

* Excellence in software engineering practices and coding

* Experience building and operating scalable distributed systems would be a huge plus


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.

We are looking for strong developers who have a penchant to learn and utilize their broad skill sets to produce great customer impact. If you love dealing with ambiguity, solving challenging problems and writing high quality code, we want to talk to you. If you have experience designing and implementing large scale distributed, highly available services, that would be a huge plus.

About Microsoft

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