Principal Software Engineering Manager

    Microsoft Corporation
    Redmond, WA
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $33.25 - $61.02

    Job Description

    Families are among the most valuable and loyal customers of Microsoft. Families want an environment where children can use their devices and our services safely and responsibly. Families want to share pictures, videos, applications, games, and other purchases easily. Families want to communicate freely and stay in touch. Microsoft is continuously finding innovative ways to build a compelling portfolio for families.

    Join the Family team and be a critical part of Microsoft's mission for the millions of families that trust us and use our experiences daily. You will lead a team of engineers building large scale, inclusive family experiences for hundreds of millions of users and their families all over the world. You'll partner with other teams to build family experiences in flagship products and services in Microsoft. Your work will enable families to grow, keep children safe on the Internet, use the digital store, and much more.

    We are searching for a technical leader who is as passionate about growing collaborative, healthy teams as we continue to improve and expand our family experiences at Microsoft. Come join us - this could be the opportunity you've been looking for!

    You'll be leading a team writing code that powers our modern web portal visited by millions of customers a day from all over the world. You'll be a technical leader focused on growing the skills of a highly talented, collaborative and motivated team. You will deliver high-scale, highly available UX surfaces with an emphasis on delightful, modern user experiences. We are looking for a leader with a passion for mentorship and team building, customer focus and engineering fundamentals, coupled with technical leadership experience in driving high-scale, broad scope customer experiences.

    Required skills:
    • 3+ years of engineering leadership experience.
    • 4+ years of Web UX design and coding experience in high scale services.
    • 7+ years of general design and coding experience (C++, C#, and/or Java).
    • Exceptional collaboration and leadership skills, with a proven ability to work well with others and mentor and/or manage engineers.
    • Experience with scrum, Kanban, or other agile engineering techniques.
    • Knowledge of the Web UX industry today.
    • Expert understanding of web services and site technologies (REST APIs, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JSON etc.)
    • Bachelor's degree Computer Science, related discipline or equivalent work experience.
    Preferred skills:

    Experience with AngularJs or ReactJS.

    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.

    Posting ID: 556642631Posted: 2020-05-21