Software Engineer II - Azure Networking in Sunnyvale, CA, United States


Software Engineer II - Azure Networking


  • Full_time
  • Industry : Computer Software
  • image Sunnyvale, CA, United States
  • Zip Code : N/A
  • image October 13th 2017


Microsoft Azure is in the cloud race to win it. We are part of the Azure networking team responsible for designing, building and operating critical network services that will help us differentiate from our fierce competitors and generate new revenue. We are responsible for enabling enterprises to connect their on-premise networks and devices to the cloud, in the most secure and performant way possible. Our team also builds application delivery services such as load balancing and firewalls. At the core of these services is a solid SDN and NFV infrastructure that we continuously innovate on to improve agility, reliability and cost effectiveness of our services. Our team's innovations are well recognized in the cloud and networking industry. 

The infrastructure team supports all Azure NFV services like ExpressRoute, VPN and Application Gateway. We own the management service that configures and controls all NFV gateways and related resources. Our team is looking for software engineers who are searching for a challenge to design, implement, deploy, and monitor large-scale distributed systems. 

The developer will participate in architecture and design of various components, and ensure a timely execution of the components with high quality. The developer will own the component end-to-end, including managing dependencies as well as monitoring and alerting for the deployed component. The position will involve extensive internal and external collaborations with other Azure/Microsoft teams as well as networking vendors. This is a high visibility position in an area of large and expanding investment for Azure and offers a terrific opportunity for technical and career growth. 

We seek candidates with expertise in one or more of the following areas: 

  • Distributed Systems
  • Virtualization (hypervisors; VM switching), performance optimization
  • Designing and running large-scale fault-tolerant infrastructure services
  • RESTful Services
Basic Requirements:
  • 4+ years of professional software development experience preferably in a networking and/or distributed systems environment
  • BS or MS or PhD degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
Other Requirements:
  • Systems programming experience
  • Solid Design and Dev skills
  • Proven ability to solve hard problems (scale, performance, reliability)
  • Intense eagerness to learn, ready to dive deep into complex problems
  • Passion and drive for profound impact
  • Experience shipping products or services
  • Experience with Azure technologies is a plus
**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 upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.
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.


Presales Engineer imageTampa, FL, United States NEW image December 27th 2017
Senior Engineering Manager imageSan Mateo, CA, United States NEW image December 15th 2017
SQL Server Data Warehouse DBA imageDurham, NC, United States NEW image November 21st 2017
Sales Manager imageNoida, Uttar Pradesh, India NEW image October 5th 2017

Search Here

Recent Jobs

View All >

Decison Makers See More

Manager, IT Location Support (Aon Hewitt)

image Aon Corporation

Lincolnshire,IL,United States

Manager, Strategic Applications Development & Architecture

image RevSpring

Wixom,MI,United States

Senior Programming & Network Analyst

image George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Washington,DC,United States

UNIX Technical Architect

image Target

Minneapolis,MN,United States

Apply to job

Free & Unlimited

Gender : Male Female
Upload Resume Browse

Our Mission

To allow people seamlessly work & play together. Navigate & balance your personal interests and professional pursuits.

All in one place yet separate. Glocal Circles brings it all together.