Minecraft inspires millions to create together, connects people across the globe, and brings together a community that is among the most active and passionate in the world. The Minecraft team is looking for a developer to lead and drive the timely delivery of next generation game technology and foundations. Software Engineers take end-to-end ownership for development and quality of products and services that delight customers and add strategic value to Microsoft. They evaluate requirements, estimate costs, and design and implement products and services. They define and implement the quality criteria for their products and services, using measurements and insights to understand and validate the quality of experience for customers. They manage and improve the engineering process, manage risks, dependencies and compromises, and integrate software into broader ecosystems and/or products and services. As an experienced software engineer lead, you will drive a small team, working with other disciplines
Developing features predictably and at quality Delivering front end UX for Minecraft Working with your team in a scrum environment to cost your work items As a team lead you will be writing code; leading by example, in addition to leading a team.
2+ Years of team leadership experience Experience with mobile, console or PC entertainment experiences Experience working with the design discipline on UX Strong design and programming knowledge with domain expertise in two or more areas Mastery of code in C++ (at least 5 years) and other languages Strong communicator Desire to be hands on