Have you ever imagined the world with an infinite amount of storage available and accessible to everyone? A place where everyone in the world can easily access their books/music/photos/video/any data from anywhere at any time via any means (e.g. mobile phones, tablets, PCs, smart devices, etc). Did you ever desire a universally accessible storage system to record all the knowledge known to mankind, to keep all the books/music/videos ever created, or to store all the data collected from all the scientists in the world for them to collaborate upon? Do you want to be part of a team that strives to bring these to reality? If so, the Microsoft Azure Storage team is what you are looking for. We are building Microsoft's cloud storage solution - Microsoft Azure Storage, which is a massively scalable, highly distributed, ubiquitously accessible storage system, designed to scale out and serve the entire world. We continue to have tremendous hockey stick growth, we have many Exabyte's of data stored,
To be successful in these areas, you must thrive while solving challenges related to durability, availability and concurrency for a distributed system. You will have an opportunity to make high impact changes on a daily basis as you build a hyper scale storage system that may indirectly or directly be used daily by your friends and family.
Basic Qualifications: 5 years of professional software development experience building scalable, distributed services with C++, BS/MS/PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering Preferred Qualifications: A passion for distributed systems and large-scale storage Experience with transaction and indexing system Experience with multi-threaded/parallel programming Excellence in software engineering practices, coding and solid foundation in data structures, algorithms with strong testing, debugging and analytical skills Proven ability to plan, schedule and deliver quality