Microsoft – Software Engineer

August 11, 2023
Microsoft – Software Engineer

Job Description

Are you interested in working for one of the most impactful and emerging areas in Microsoft, and passionate in advancing Microsoft’s Cloud Solutions and AI strategy? Are you interested in a technology start-up like environment, working with highly energetic team, and passionate about working on latest technologies (Azure, Power Platform, Teams, Data & AI etc.) to solve critical business problems? Do you want to be part of the journey to build world-class Engineering team for one of largest corporates in the world? If so, then look no further than the Commercial Systems & Technology (CST) Engineering Team!

Commercial Systems & Technology organization is part of Microsoft Customer and Partner Solutions (MCAPS) responsible for all systems and tools to drive Cloud and AI Solutions to help customers realize value for their investments, by supporting Microsoft Field and Corp resources with programmatic and scalable assets. Commercial Systems & Technology Engineering team is responsible for driving and building apps and engineering solutions to enable various roles across MCAPS. Commercial Systems & Technology Engineering team is looking for a strong Software Engineer who has proven track record of driving architecture, technical design, and hands-on experience of delivering enterprise grade technology solutions.

We are looking for someone with deep understanding of Microsoft technology stack and cloud solutions to lead this initiative. In this role, you will be responsible for building products in Commercial Systems & Technology Engineering platform and solutions and deliver state-of-the-art experiences for our users. We are highly energetic team driving direct impact to our customers and Microsoft. We are proud of our diverse culture, and our developers are empowered to innovate. If you have an eye for building impactful apps & solutions in agile environment, this is a great opportunity for you to have an impact on Microsoft’s mission to enable our customers to achieve digital transformation through successful adoption of Microsoft Cloud solutions.

Basic Qualifications:

BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Engineering.
3+ years of experience as a software engineer building commercial software and proven track record of shipping successful software products & services.
Technical skills should include proficiency in C#, .NET, JavaScript, or equivalent languages/frameworks.
Hands-on experience in app development using ASP.NET, Azure PaaS services like Web apps, Function Apps, Service Bus, Event Hub, REST API, SQL and NoSQL
Experience with agile software development methodologies using DevOps (CI/CD) practices.
1+ years of experience in cloud development principles and patterns, particularly loosely coupled architectures and micro-services, DevOps model.
Experience working in agile teams or startup environments with strong customer focus.

Preferred Qualifications:

Business acumen and customer focus to understand customer scenarios and translate them as product/solution requirements.
Experience with software development tools such as source control systems (GIT), automated build systems (CICD),software validation systems, project tracking, and lifecycle management systems.
Strong Database skills is a plus.
Familiarity with commerce is a plus.
Practical experience building analytic applications leveraging data science models and applied AI is plus.


Responsible for design, implementation and operations of the platform, applications, and solutions.
Participate in design, requirements engineering, scrum execution, and technical discussions.
Deliver required functionality per Microsoft standards, align with portfolio roadmaps.
Agile delivery of solutions aligned to business needs, maintaining high bar on quality.
Passion to turn vision into detailed plans and execute against complex plans. Proven track record in shipping successful products.
Partner with Microsoft product teams to manage dependencies, jointly deliver updates, and continuously improve our engineering capabilities.
Clearly communicate roadmap, backlog, and team updates across the organization.
Contribute to a team culture that embraces diversity and inclusion and makes your team awesome place to work.