Microsoft Corporation Senior Software Engineer- Incubation in Herzliya, Israel

The Incubation team at Microsoft’s Israel Development Center, part of the CTO office, is a start-up spirited, small research and engineering team aimed at the future bets for Microsoft and for ILDC. The team mission is incubating new, innovative product offerings that will be at Microsoft’s forefront in the artificial intelligence and cloud era, with the objective of creating an impactful “exit” in these domains.

The job requires designing and building complex systems. Scenarios will involve advanced cloud-based architectures, distributed data storage and sources, leveraging AI, big -data, and supporting functional and nonfunctional requirements.

Ideal candidates will have a high tolerance for uncertainty and ambiguity, a passion for startup culture and willingness to work at all levels of the code. As a member of the small team, you will have the opportunity to shape the culture, ideas, processes and make a significant impact.

Responsibilities

Requirements:

  • BSc. or MSc. In Software Engineering or Computer Science

  • 7+ years of programming experience.

  • Real world experience in building, designing and shipping several large scale systems

  • Prior expertise in building cloud based systems and services

  • Knowledge and experience with UX/UI an advantage

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to take vague requirements and turn them into concrete software design

  • Great people skills, leadership and collaboration

  • Outstanding communication skills and comfortable in front of customers

  • Independent, capable of making decision in an ambiguous environment

  • Knowledge in Blockchain an advantage

Qualifications

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.