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Software Engineer Microsoft
Redmond, WA

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The Xbox Business Engineering Team is looking for a Software Engineer to deliver core developer-facing functionality with our new gaming services and SDKs. In this role, you will design, create, deploy and run new APIs and services, work with partners to identify engineering deliverables, and collaborate with our partner teams to deliver these efforts. You will work both within Xbox and across organizations, collaborating with partner experience teams and engineering teams from Xbox, Azure, and more. You'll help build services that scales to service all Windows devices and beyond, working to provide high quality, high performance features with fast turnaround.

While we clearly value candidates with existing experience in cloud/services/Azure/Service Fabric, we're also a great team to learn and grow. If any of this sounds interesting to you, and you're a good problem solver and coder, then let's talk - we'll happily teach you the rest of what you need to know. We are a fun, inclusive team that values quality, collaboration, and results.

* BS/MS in Computer Science/Engineering or related degree or industry experience
* 2+ years of experience coding in at least 2 of the following (C#,, CSS, JavaScript)
* A positive attitude, and a passion for software development
* Good organizational skills and Detail Oriented
* Strong problem solving, debugging, and troubleshooting skills

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.


* Design, implement, and test both server-side and client-side code
* Manage availability, latency, scalability and efficiency of services by engineering reliability into software and systems
* Focus on operability of the service including security, privacy, resiliency, Business Continuity & disaster recovery
* Build services to power app/web experiences that look great across multiple devices and browsers
* Collaborate with partner teams to deliver end-to-end systems and experiences
* Write and maintain unit tests and automated integration tests
* Contribute to team-wide infrastructure investments
* Review and influence ongoing design, architecture, standards and methods for operating services and systems
* Maintain an unwavering focus on Quality of Service. Execute with high accountability to schedule and quality
* Problem resolution - Timely resolution of critical production systems issues using technical and problem-solving expertise
* Investigate and prototype new technologies and frameworks
* Evaluate and Improve client experience interacting with services, network, latency, reliability and availability

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