Azure Edge + Platform brings together Edge platforms, devices, and services to deliver Edge solutions, operating systems, and engineering systems. Driven by its customers' needs, Azure Edge + Platform seeks to accelerate growth for Azure, E&D, and Microsoft's customers worldwide. The organization's portfolio spans the Cloud Edge Stack, Azure Engineering Systems, Azure Media Services - for end-to-end media workflow and analytics - and Microsoft's Operating Systems including the Azure Host OS and Windows. This portfolio impressively powers the world with more than one billion monthly active devices. Do you relish analyzing data, understanding complex systems and writing tools? Do you enjoy rooting out inefficiencies and being a hero for your developer peers? The Azure and Windows Developer Productivity team is dedicated to improving the efficiency of the thousands of Microsoft internal engineers who are developing Azure and Windows, two of the world's largest software projects delivering software to over a billion customers. We are modernizing our engineering system to be cloud first, improving the data and tooling available to engineers and shifting left the detection and automation of finding issues in code in an evolving engineering system. Our job is improve the efficiency and effectiveness of these engineers, driving product quality up and engineering throughput while improving the job satisfaction of our engineers. **Responsibilities** As a Principal Engineer you will be tasked with understanding how our developers work by exercising the engineering system first hand, being well versed in the rich user telemetry from our deeply instrumented engineering system, and analyzing engineering feedback through surveys and interviews. From this analysis, you will create a roadmap of investments to improve the engineering system leveraging Microsoft developer products, open source and internally developed tools. You will work with feature team engineers, the Microsoft central engineering system team and the developer division to create solutions tailored to our engineer's unique requirements. You will measure the success of these changes and be a catalyst for broad adoption. **Qualifications** **Required Qualifications:** + 10+ years of experience delivering enterprise scale software + 7+ years experience in C#, Java, or C++ with robust engineering practices + 8+years of engineering and product expertise building software for customers, using both Microsoft and non-Microsoft technologies + BS/MS or higher in Computer Science, Math, Physics, EE or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience in lieu of degree **Preferred Qualifications:** + Strong track record of pursuing and delivering innovative insights that translate to engineering value + Proven ability to navigate complex engineering systems and to influence and inspire peers in the engineering process + Able to pursue breakthrough thinking by assessing both established and emerging technology for appropriate adoption + Experience developing scalable and cloud based engineering systems + Excellent written and oral communication, team skills \#AEPJobs 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 every two years. Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form (https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest) . Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.
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