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Software Engineer

Microsoft

Microsoft

Software Engineering
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India · Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024
Microsoft Azure Storage is a highly distributed, massively scalable, and ubiquitously accessible cloud storage platform. Azure storage already runs at Exascale (storing Exabytes of data) and we will scale our designs over the next decade to support Zettascale (storing Zettabytes of data). We are looking for engineers who are passionate about distributed storage and want to work on a fast-paced team with talented engineers. If delivering the fastest block storage platform in the cloud using cutting edge technology sounds interesting, we may have the job for you!

As a Software Engineer in the Azure Storage team you will be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining Azure storage solutions that handles massive amounts of data efficiently. This opportunity will allow you to collaborate with cross functional teams to design storage solutions that meet performance availability and durability. You will be responsible for writing clean, efficient and scalable code, creating technical documentation, API specifications, operation procedures etc.

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.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborates with appropriate stakeholders to determine user requirements for a scenario.
  • Drives identification of dependencies and the development of design documents for a product, application, service, or platform.
  • Creates, implements, optimizes, debugs, refactors, and reuses code to establish and improve performance and maintainability, effectiveness, and return on investment (ROI).
  • Leverages subject-matter expertise of product features and partners with appropriate stakeholders (e.g., project managers) to drive a workgroup's project plans, release plans, and work items.
  • Acts as a Designated Responsible Individual (DRI) and guides other engineers by developing and following the playbook, working on call to monitor system/product/service for degradation, downtime, or interruptions, alerting stakeholders about status and initiates actions to restore system/product/service for simple and complex problems when appropriate.
  • Proactively seeks new knowledge and adapts to new trends, technical solutions, and patterns that will improve the availability, reliability, efficiency, observability, and performance of products while also driving consistency in monitoring and operations at scale.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, or related technical discipline with proven 2+ experience coding in languages including, but not limited to, C#, C++, or Java
    • OR equivalent experience.
Other Qualifications

  • Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings:
    • Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud Background Check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.
Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related technical field AND 2+ year(s) technical engineering experience with coding in languages including, but not limited to, C#, C++, or Java
    • OR Master's Degree in Computer Science or related technical field with proven experience coding in languages including, but not limited to, C#, C++, or Java
    • OR equivalent experience.
  • Experience
    • in designing and building large scale distributed systems;
    • AND in database technologies of some kind (relational or NoSQL).
  • Excellence in software engineering practices, coding and solid foundation in data structures, algorithms with strong testing, debugging and analytical skills.
  • Proven ability to plan, schedule and deliver quality software
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