Software Engineer

Short Description

Microsoft is seeking a Software Engineer who will be responsible for understanding and adapting to new technologies, tools, methods, and processes from Microsoft and industry.

Job Description

  • Write a clean well thought out design and code with an emphasis on quality, simplicity, and maintainability, along with the ability to mentor others to do the same
  • Consider customer's perspective and experiences when designing systems
  • Communicate effectively and partner well with other disciplines of the project team to deliver high quality solutions from envisioning to deployment to live site availability
  • Drive and coach others through design reviews, code reviews, and test case reviews
  • Responsible for understanding and adapting to new technologies, tools, methods and processes from Microsoft and industry
  • Help to drive current and future state Architecture for the group.
  • Technology Evaluation and recommendation for application architecture problems
  • Creation and adoption of Technology Patterns and Practices
  • Influence the team for the right design and technology implementation & give future Architectural direction.
  • Work with central IT organization to build better Architectural standards.
  • Drive Architectural consolidation and simplification
  • Role Model Our Microsoft Values: through behaviors and actions, set an example and represent the Microsoft Values of leveraging others work and helping others to be successful.
  • Total of 10+ years of demonstrated work experience in the Information Systems industry.
  • 8+ years of solid Design/Development/Testing experience using large/complex application using various Microsoft technologies(C#, .NET, SQL Server, BizTalk, Share Point etc.)
  • Extensive understanding and hand on experience in integration, message orientation, event driven and other Enterprise architectural patterns.
  • Strong understanding of SOA, pros and cons and best practices.
  • Experience in a broad range of Microsoft tools and technologies.
  • Extensive business process and UML modeling experience and ability to communicate models effectively to a development team.
  • Good understanding of Enterprise scale technologies and developing large scale out services.
  • Ability to evaluate architectural options (complexity, performance, high-availability, scalability, durability) and make the right recommendation for implementation
  • Understanding of information architecture and data modeling concepts
  • Good experience on Requirement/Design/Code Review & Inspections practices
  • Experience with any of the following testing: performance testing, security testing, privacy testing, accessibility testing, and localization/globalization testing.
  • Experience using structured design and modeling techniques

Other Skills:
  • Ability to work in cross functional teams and strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to collaborate with and influence various stakeholders without authority.
  • Domain knowledge in one or more vertical industry.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to handle ambiguity and collaborate across multiple groups and disciplines.
  • Sound problem resolution, judgment, negotiating and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills with a solid understanding of testing practices.

Software Engineer
Mid-Senior-level Technology | Information Technology | Information Full-time Information Technology | Other | Engineering Software Engineer
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