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Microsoft Corporation Senior Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington

Every once in a while, a job comes along with the opportunity to positively affect the engineering experience of every developer in the universe. If you’ve been waiting for that kind of opportunity this may be the job for you.

The Developer Insights team in Core OS & Intelligent Edge is searching for a highly motivated engineer who can help us revolutionize the way engineers at Microsoft, and in the world at large, develop software.

The Developer Insights team was formed within the Core OS & Intelligent Edge team to incubate and deliver modern techniques for the rapid detection, diagnosis, and resolution of software failures at scale. We create and run systems that facilitate telemetry and diagnostic gathering at scale. We use Azure-based cloud services to process these diagnostics to generate insights, and create visualizations that seamlessly integrate these insights into developer workflows.

We are inventing new systems and new coding design patterns that facilitate detection, diagnostics, analysis and debugging at unprecedented scale. If you are passionate about changing the way developers work at Microsoft and in the world at large, this is the team for you. Come join us on this journey of unlocking the potentials of debugging with data at scale!

If you are passionate about changing the way developers work at Microsoft and in the world at large, this is the team for you.



In this role, you will be working with Azure cloud technologies and designing solutions that facilitate software validation as a service which is key to shipping with high quality. The solutions you build will apply to the recently announced Windows X, other versions of Windows, and applications.

This is a Senior level job with executive visibility and the opportunity for advancement. There is lots of cross group work, so you will need to be a good collaborator. You will have to be proficient at creating and maintaining warm and productive working relationships with other teams.

You will be incubating and executing on a strategy for the rapid detection, diagnosis, and resolution of software failures at scale. You will be working on projects and initiatives across lead-level teams in Developer Insights. Our first set of customers for this effort is the engineers working on Windows. Once we succeed at improving the daily lives of engineers working on Windows, we will be expanding our efforts to revolutionize the development experience for all engineers at Microsoft, followed by all engineers in the world. Along the way you will create collaborative relationships with teams across all of Microsoft.



  • 5+ years of software development experience in product code - cloud services, operating systems, apps, Office suite, Visual Studio, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in Azure Cloud technologies (Azure Storage, Azure Security etc.)

  • Experience shipping high quality products and services

  • Demonstrated technical leadership for complex, cross-team projects

  • Drive for results, problem solving skills, and dealing with ambiguity

  • Expertise with analysis and debugging with telemetry and tracing

Expertise and skills with debugging techniques and tools

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 at .

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