Software Engineer 2 Post by Microsoft

March 11, 2024
Software Engineer 2 Post by Microsoft

Job Description

Date posted: Mar 9, 2024

Work site: Up to 50% work from home

Travel: 0-25 %

Role type: Individual Contributor

Profession: Software Engineering

Discipline: Software Engineering

Employment type: Full-Time


Do you want to be part of the journey to build a world-class Engineering team for one of largest corporates in the world? We are part of Engineering System team. Our Team Provide a secure and reliable engineering system that enables feature teams to deliver the highest quality software at the highest speed in the industry.

In this role, you will be responsible for building and delivering multiple products and experiences across Linux, Windows and Azure while driving quality and validation throughout the developers’ integration and release ecosystem. This is a great opportunity for you to be a part of a team that delivers an effective, robust and scalable set of solutions to drive quality and validation.

As a team, we are interested in smart, self-driven individuals, with a positive can-do attitude, who come to work with a smile and enjoy writing clean and elegant code. We value passion, creativity, teamwork, agility, accountability, inclusivity, and desire to learn new complex technical areas. An unquenchable drive to write code, own quality, and a passion for helping ship high quality software is a must. The team is supportive of flexible work, and candidates may work from home up to 50% of the time.

Microsoft’s mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. As employees we come together with a growth mindset, innovate to empower others, and collaborate to realize our shared goals. Each day we build on our values of respect, integrity, and accountability to create a culture of inclusion where everyone can thrive at work and beyond.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, or related technical discipline AND 4+ years technical engineering experience with coding in languages including, but not limited to, C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, or Python
  • Strong and proven experience as a software engineer building software and solutions with a demonstrable track record of shipping successful software products & services
  • 2+ years of experience in cloud development principles and patterns, particularly loosely coupled architectures and micro-services, DevOps model
  • 2+ years of experience driving, managing technical and architectural dependencies. Experience with hands-on design, coding, architecture, validation and debugging
  • 1+ years of experience with cloud technologies like Azure/AWS/GCP and familiarity with Docker a plus
  • 1+ years of experience with Windows, and related tools like Powershell


  • Engineering – Responsible for design, implementation and operations of the platform, applications and solutions
  • Delivery – Agile delivery of solutions aligned to business needs, maintaining high bar on quality, schedule and ensuring engineering excellence
  • Drive – Passion to turn vision into detailed plans and execute against complex plans. Proven track record in shipping successful products
  • Planning and communication – Participate in sprint and semester planning, provide scope estimates. Communicate individual and team status on deliverables, risks in stand-ups and sprint reviews
  • Collaborate – Partner with product teams and product managers to manage dependencies, jointly deliver updates, and continuously improve engineering capabilities
  • Culture – Contribute to team culture that embraces diversity and inclusion and makes the team an awesome place to work
  • Engineering Excellence – Use engineering best practices throughout the software development lifecycle to establish sustainable, secure systems that grow and support our business
  • Reliability – Support and maintain existing services & integrations across the ecosystem