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Microsoft Corporation Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington

Do you love to curl up on the couch with a controller and a great game? Do you want to be a part of a team that lives and breathes making console gaming even better?

The Gaming Experience and Platform Team is responsible for the Xbox Console, including the hardware and software that our passionate users, like you, interact with daily.

The Core UX team is looking for a committed software development engineer to join our team. We are responsible for several key pieces of the Xbox Console user experience, such as the dashboard, guide, keyboards, notifications, and collection. CoreUX is a strong, agile team with a passion for high performance code working to make fantastic experiences on this generation of consoles and those to come.


  • Design and implement core console experiences

  • Focus on customer experience via telemetry and other feedback systems

  • Work cross team to define and consume console cloud services

  • Deliver highly performant, and stable code

Strong Pluses:

  • Passion for Gaming

  • WinRT

  • COM

  • XAML

  • Windows or Xbox system development


  • 2-4 years of industry experience

  • Excellent coding and debugging skills

  • Ability to work both independently and cooperatively in a fast-paced environment

  • C# Experience

  • C++ Experience

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 .

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.