Software Engineer ll

Short Description

Microsoft is looking for a Software Engineer ll who has experience with Build systems and CI/CD tools (Jenkins, Azure DevOps (VSTS)).

Job Description

  • Live Site Management ?? you will be part of a global team driving enormous scale and assuring operational excellence while gaining deep understanding of availability, performance, and security
  • Evaluate and contribute to product & service design and architecture, help shape Site Reliability Engineering strategies, review specifications, design and improve upon core processes
  • Work closely with peer engineering teams on defining and implementing improvements to service monitoring and reporting in order to enhance reliability and capability
  • Solve problems in mission-critical services and create solutions to prevent problem recurrence; with the goal of automating response to all non-exceptional service conditions
  • Participate and enhance our data-driven culture by providing statistical trending and analysis using real service data to increase service health and quality while driving down COGS
  • Providing operational support for day to day activities involving the deployment of services

Required Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of scripting and/or programming experience (preferably Python, Ruby or Java)
  • 2+ years of experience with Linux (Ubuntu) system administration
  • Deep knowledge of system design & architecture
  • Excellent testing and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work as part of an on-call rotation and to contribute to multiple projects/demands simultaneously
  • Out of the box, quick and agile thinking to adapt to the fast-paced and changing the environment

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Deep understanding of complex, large scale online services (preferably Azure-based)
  • Working knowledge of databases as well as Big Data systems is a plus
  • Experience with Build systems and CI/CD tools (Jenkins, Azure DevOps (VSTS))
  • Experience with container orchestration such as Kubernetes
  • Experience defining and measuring internal/customer-facing OLA/SLAs

Software Engineer ll
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