the world, meet new and interesting people and engage them in building great Windows
The OEM Global Consulting
team is looking for a Windows
fundamentals experienced engineer who can contribute to engagements with client OEMs
teams to help bring up new Windows
devices. On the job activities would include triaging device bring-up issues (typically driver related) using existing Windows ADK
tools, resolving performance impacting problems, and providing recommendations and guidance to partners on enabling new Windows
features for the best customer experience. This position requires expertise on one or more Windows
fundamental areas (storage, UEFI
, firmware, kernel, network, performance, and/or battery). The ideal candidate should have depth expertise in Windows
internals, a breadth of Windows
fundamentals understanding, and has demonstrated leadership in triaging and understanding Windows
device issues. Existing
roles as a hands-on Technical
PM or Software Developer
in a fundamentals area for Windows Client
, or Mobile
product groups are strongly aligned to having relevant experiences for this position,
The Global Consulting
team is part of OEM Technical Sales
) whose goal is to work with partners to help them build amazing and competitive Windows
devices. We work on desktop, notebook, tablets, and mobile devices. Our career paths and levels include senior IC and leadership positions. The role includes significant business insight, marketing, and partner interaction, all of which are great experiences for just about any long term career goals.
activities may include:
o Driving ODMs
bring up and certification through hands on assistance.
o Leading ADK
training, execution, troubleshooting and analysis.
o Representing Microsoft
in both engineering partner engagements with senior executives.
engineering presentations relating to Windows
internals and devices.
device build of materials suggestions for competitive key scenarios.
In general, candidates need to have:
ship cycle of experience in a development or hands-on role working on performance, devices, battery life, deployment, CPU/Chipsets
or other OS fundamentals areas. (Or equivalent experience.)
level troubleshooting skills including use of the kernel debugger, precision questioning, code analysis, Windows
kits and other tools.
customer and cross team collaboration experience.
for team health and peer development.
communication skills and the ability to be an effective influencer.
capability as a public speaker and instructor.
This position will require 5-20% travel. Destinations
and the US. It may also include Europe
and South America
of Mandarin Chinese
is a plus.
is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
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