Principal Software Engineer Post by Microsoft

March 17, 2024
Principal Software Engineer Post by Microsoft

Job Description

Date posted: Mar 15, 2024

Work site:Microsoft on-site only

Travel: 0-25 %

Role type: Individual Contributor

Profession: Software Engineering

Discipline: Software Engineering

Employment type: Full-Time

Scope: Architect and build M365 Copilot Extensibility Platform for accelerating growth of our 3P Ecosystem.


Are you passionate about planet scale cloud services, and want to build the next generation secure platform for our AI-led Microsoft 365 business? M365 Core India team is seeking a leader with a proven ability to drive borderless collaboration across a complex dynamic landscape and who takes unconditional responsibility for the outcomes.

Microsoft 365 (M365) is Microsoft’s flagship productivity offering with millions of users used by the largest organizations in the world (Fortune 500) as well as public sector. We provide a distributed, scalable, highly reliable, compliant, and secure service for millions of people. In last 6 months, this business has been reinvented with Copilot with a planet scale AI ambition. Trust and fundamentals have increasingly become the cornerstone of our business and customers’ success.


Required Qualifications: 

  • BS degree in computer science, engineering or equivalent degree
  • 17+ years of software development experience with C, C++, C#, Java or Python
  • Strong customer focus and passion for doing the right thing for the customer
  • Proven ability to establish trusted, effective relationships across diverse sets of stakeholders
  • Excellent communication skills and cross group collaboration


Security is a topic you read about every day, and securing our M365 Cloud is more important than ever. Business and governments are under constant threat from a variety of actors. Our mission is to protect Microsoft’s customers and their data across the world and secure foundational platform of M365 Cloud. In the AI-first cloud-first world, security is among the most important elements to get right, it enables trust and keeps people, organizations, and their data safe. And to achieve the same, we will be architecting a highly opinionated unified fabric to provide the efficiency, agility, security, and compliance at scale to empower teams to focus on Copilot innovation.