Software Engineer 2


September 15, 2021

Are you passionate about working on a product used by millions of people daily? Would you find it personally rewarding to be in the business of bringing new users into Bing and making them fans of Bing, while learning and working on cutting edge technology? Does working in a fast-paced and supportive environment, surrounded by amazingly competent and passionate engineers appeal to you? Do you like to take initiative and put your creative juices to work to identify the next big idea, prototype it and run an experiment via a powerful and flexible flighting mechanism pioneered by Bing? Do you like being in a start-up environment where you get to ship to production every day?
If you’re thinking ‘YES!’ Come join the Bing Growth and Distribution team as we tackle many exciting challenges. We have projects that break boundaries, push the envelope, and appeal to engineers from all types of backgrounds and experience.
#WebXT# Responsibilities
  • You will drive product growth and help us deliver on our DAU goals
  • You will analyze data, explore creative approaches, and propose new solutions to bring new users to the product, increase their retention and engagement
  • You will brainstorm new applications of our tech and platforms, prototype proof of concepts and deliver high quality solutions to the users
  • You will drive architecture, design, and coding best practice for our systems and (re)designs of the platform around new capabilities & greater scale
  • You will be collaborating closely with UX designers, PMs, other engineers, and partners to build features that bring value to our users
Required Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of C#/C/C++ or Java
  • 5+ years software engineering experience
  • Strong problem solving, design and architecture skills
  • Experience shipping features to end users
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Passion for product excellence and delighting consumers

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience working on distributed systems such as Azure or AWS or equivalent
  • Experience working on a product with high traffic & many users; live site mentality
  • Experience running experiments and analyzing data & metrics
  • Experience in driving product growth
  • Nice to have: Experience with frontend & web development and technologies like CSS/HTML, JS, frameworks like React & AngularJS

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.
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