Are you passionate about cloud computing and building services from the ground up using cutting edge technologies? Do you want to drive improving the developer experience for every single Microsoft engineer building Azure? Have you always wanted to deliver more value to our customers with a quicker cadence? If you said yes to all of these, this could be just the role for you. We are the Azure Cloud Engineering Services team and we are responsible for the developer experience across the Cloud + AI organization. In this role you will be responsible for leading our virtual secure access workstation and virtual developer workstation program. Technology moves fast, especially in the Cloud. Join the CloudES organization and help us to build industry leading engineering processes that ensure our engineers are both secure and productive while supporting the cloud. Our team is enabling the next generation of developer experiences using fast, scalable and secure virtual machines in the cloud.
We are looking for a seasoned, deeply technical and articulate Principal Software Engineer who can: Interact with leaders and executives across Microsoft to ensure we can deliver on their requirements. Integrate and support an agile engineering team responsible for building the highly distributed and scalable services supporting large Azure engineering teams. Provide our engineers a secure, but productive experience when supporting their services in the cloud on highly secured Azure Virtual Machines as part of their day-to-day engineering responsibilities. Strike a balance between security and
BS in Computer Science or 4 years of IT work experience 10+ years of experience as a software engineer, coding an object-oriented programming language such as Java, C#, or C++ 8+ years of experience developing and owning production quality, scalable software services and/or infrastructure management. Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience with shipping cloud/services and having been through more than one development cycle. Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written Strong leadership, ownership, urgency, and drive to launch services Effective collaborator experienced in creating