Are you looking for an opportunity to build software and systems for some of the biggest data centers that humanity has ever created? The Azure Networking team is responsible for designing and building the software defined network infrastructure that powers millions of servers around the globe for Azure, Bing and other Microsoft cloud services. Azure Networking is at the forefront of Hyperscale Cloud Computing and runs one of the largest datacenter network infrastructure in the world. The Azure Networking team works on the breadth of networking offerings (Networking hardware, optical and IP networks that span subsea, terrestrial and metro fiber, Hybrid services enabling VPN and MPLS connectivity from customers' on premise network to our cloud, Edge services enabling optimized peering and routing, SDN products to enable customers to run their on-premise services in the cloud with Vnet, Load Balancer, Security Groups and Services, Application Gateways, Virtual Appliances to easily mimic on-premise
By joining this team, you will gain valuable experience in service-oriented network architectures and datacenter networking at massive scale. We are looking for software engineers to help us automate interactions with network devices – designing, writing, and deploying distributed software that will continuously monitor the health of our network and the communications over it. Example challenges include: creating software-defined networks; building architectures that collect information from network switches and servers, rapidly analyze them, and then orchestrate repair actions; evaluating new
Required Qualifications: 7 years of experience in software development Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated abilities to learn quickly, design efficiently, and write solid code. Fluency in several programming languages and ability to quickly learn new ones. Experience with networking, distributed systems, and system-level programming. Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and take initiative. Passion and drive for world-changing impact. BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience is required. MS or PhD in Computer Science is a plus.