Sr. Software Engineer

Full Time Reston, Virginia Microsoft

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Sr. Software Engineer

Security Clearance Requirements:

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:

Citizenship Verification: This position requires verification of US Citizenship to meet federal government security requirements.

Candidates must have an active TS and be willing to upgrade to TS/SCI (with polygraph) or have an active TS/SCI and be willing to upgrade to TS/SCI (with polygraph). This role will require candidates to maintain the TS/SCI (with polygraph) clearance.

Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.

More than ever before, cloud services are transforming the way the world does business. As you’ve probably heard, Microsoft is committed to being cloud-first, and with several multi-billion dollar services already serving the needs of individuals and organizations all over the globe, the opportunity to shape the future has never been greater!

Microsoft’s Enterprise cloud services are some of the most rapidly growing and strategically important segments in our company. The Office 365 Enterprise Cloud team runs a mission-critical cloud service for many of the largest organizations in the world, including many of the Fortune 500 companies as well as federal, state, and local government organizations. We provide a distributed, scalable, highly-reliable service for millions of people. As you might expect, customers of this nature have the highest expectations around enterprise features, regulatory compliance, reliability and availability and of course about the security of our service!

We are looking for a Software Engineer to help design and implement scenarios for our customers. You would receive significant mentoring and coaching as you help prioritize and unblock work for our big government sovereign environments.

Core Responsibilities:

– Design and automate service scale features and customer requirements

– Design and implement improvements to our security posture and compliance automation

– Be part of a Dev-Ops team that handles and remediates customer issues

– Collaborate with partner teams to meet the engineering goals in a unified manner

– Contribute to significantly improving the security rigor of our system to be best-in-world

Basic Qualifications:

– 4 years of software development experience using C#, Java, C++, or C

– 1+ year of engineering experience

Preferred Qualifications:

– Bachelor’s degree in science, engineering or equivalent experience

– PowerShell or other scripting technologies (Python, GO..)

– Experience with building cloud-scale infrastructure components.

– Awareness & passion related to cloud scale monitoring and big-data analysis.

– Familiar with secure software design concepts

– Familiar with security related configurations such as encryption or authentication mechanisms

– Proven track record of delivering projects that include multiple components

– Ability and eagerness to work across and partner with multiple engineering teams to achieve business goals

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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. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to **********************.

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