Microsoft Corporation Senior Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington

Be part of the Industry 4.0 technology revolution! The Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) is changing how manufacturing works and Microsoft is a leading innovator in the field. The Azure Industrial IoT team is building an Industrial IoT platform and our customers are everyone in the discrete and process manufacturing space, from small to medium size business all the way up to Fortune 100 companies.

The Azure Industrial IoT team is looking for a highly motivated and talented engineer to empower our customers to design and build solutions on our platform and enabling them to connect machines seamlessly to the Azure Cloud.


Successful engineers in our team value and engage in engineering practices that ensure high quality code, such as: rigorous code reviews, requirements, and unit testing. They also exercise strong problem solving, design, coding, and debugging skills, and drive for execution and results in a fast pace environment. We value motivation, passion, creativity, agility, accountability, and the desire to learn new, complex technical areas.

You will be an important part of a team of highly motivated and talented individuals and this is a great opportunity to challenge yourself, grow your career and the careers of others through effective management, and influence the next generation Industrial IoT platform for Microsoft.


Required Qualifications:

  • BS/BA in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent industry experience

  • 5+ years of professional software engineering experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • People management experience

  • Proven experience in industrial automation technologies

  • Experience with Open Source development and best practices

  • Embedded Windows and/or Linux development

  • Solid coding skills in C and C#

  • Solid understanding of computer architecture and operating system internals

  • Experience with computer networking and security (i.e. TCP/IP, TLS, SSL)

  • Performance analysis and optimization skills

  • Excellent technical design, problem solving, debugging, and communication skills

  • Demonstrated experience in shipping high quality products

Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings: Microsoft Cloud Background Check. This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

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