Senior Software Engineer

Redmond, Washington, United States
  • 1550490
  • May 8, 2023
  • None
  • Software Engineering
  • Individual Contributor
  • Full-Time
  • Up to 100% work from home

Are you interested in joining one of the most exciting teams and working on the fastest growing product in Microsoft? Then look no further than the Microsoft Teams Messaging team. You will be building innovative solutions that leverage state-of-the-art-web technologies to deliver the next evolution of collaboration and productivity features for Microsoft Teams.

The Messaging team provides exciting opportunities in building messaging and communication features that meet the needs of millions of engaging users of the fastest growing product in Microsoft's history. This is a unique opportunity to grow and apply your knowledge of innovative web technology and application architecture in a broad scope to have a significant impact.

We are looking for creative problem solvers and diverse thinkers—people who care about culture as well as developing features and engaging the communities they serve. We believe that why we do things is as important as what we do. Big vision, an inclusive purpose, a passion for quality, curiosity as well as grit, and an investment in fun and collaboration are what lead to remarkable results.

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be an integral part of our tight-knit group of dedicated problem solvers, making an impact on the team and work with the larger Teams engineering organization to deliver an innovative and meaningful experience to hundreds of millions of Microsoft Teams users.

  • Design, implementation, and testing of multiple new messaging features.
  • Build user experiences that work great across multiple devices and browsers.
  • Writing and maintaining unit tests and automated integration or end-to-end tests.
  • Collaborate with partner teams to meet engineering goals.
  • Manage individual projects or feature priorities, deadlines, and deliverables.

Required/Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, or related technical discipline AND 4+ years technical engineering experience with coding in languages including, but not limited to, C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, or Python

o OR equivalent experience.

  • 4+ years of experience with unit-test, continuous integration, and test-driven development.
  • 3+ years of experience with React and Typescript
  • 3+ years of experience delivering high-quality, large-scale services in enterprise and/or consumer markets.

Additional or Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with telemetry and data-driven development.
  • Experience with web performance profiling and analysis.

Software Engineering IC4 - The typical base pay range for this role across the U.S. is USD $112,000 - $218,400 per year. There is a different range applicable to specific work locations, within the San Francisco Bay area and New York City metropolitan area, and the base pay range for this role in those locations is USD $145,800 - $238,600 per year.

Certain roles may be eligible for benefits and other compensation. Find additional benefits and pay information here:

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.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

  • Industry leading healthcare
  • Savings and investments
  • Giving programs
  • Educational resources
  • Maternity and paternity leave
  • Opportunities to network and connect
  • Discounts on products and services
  • Generous time away