Software Development Engineer - Windows Phone (820076) Job
Date: Apr 24, 2013
Location: Redmond, WA, US
Location: Redmond, WA, US
Job ID: 820076-99751
Division: Windows Phone Division
There is no better time to be in Windows Phone Services than now. Having shipped a differentiating product in Windows Phone 8, we are ready to further grow our engagement with consumers through a new set of customer facing experiences and middle-tier web services.
Our team leverages fundamental building blocks like Windows Azure and SQL Azure and various Microsoft cloud services to build Windows Phone Services to drive business for our division. Millions of users worldwide expect these services to work flawlessly and be there for them to use wherever they are. You need to be passionate about availability, reliability, security and low latency. If you want to live and breathe these things and want to work on something starting at the ground level, this is the opportunity for you.
The ideal candidate is self-motivated, experienced, flexible, and great to work with in a small team start up setting. The candidate shows tremendous design and drive required for this start up effort with an ability to produce high quality code for prioritized features delivered to end-users on a rapid cycle. You will mentor junior members and help us create an excellent service engineering culture. You will have the opportunity to excel and grow your career delivering great quality product at a fast pace.
This position requires 6+ years of software development experience, including shipping products and integrating with large scale cloud services. Proven experience in shipping large scale services or server products dealing with thousands of lines of code is preferred. You should have demonstrated expertise in dealing with distributed systems with multi-threaded code and high performance integrations with running services. Ideal candidate has worked on web based experiences, loosely coupled service architecture, REST APIs, security, and knows how to harness these to create smooth working service. Experience with managed code and multithreaded, asynchronous programming is required. Experience with Azure or cloud services is desired but not required. Experience with BI and Analytics is highly desirable. A BS or MS in computer science or related discipline is preferred.
Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue
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