Overview

Are you passionate about Services and Agile Development? Do you want to build best-in-class developer services utilizing modern technologies and in the process influence how Microsoft builds and delivers software?

In the Visual Studio Team Services, we pride ourselves on building fast and scalable services that make developers productive. We are building Visual Studio Team Services to be the application development environment for millions of developers. We are looking for skilled and passionate engineers who live and breathe building fast and responsive modern web applications. We are looking for developers who thrive in agile environment, shipping high quality features to production multiple times a month.

We have an opening for an engineer who can work across the Visual Studio Team Services stack – SQL/SQL Azure backend, Managed Code (C#) mid-tier and Typescript/Javascript web front end. Visual Studio Team Services is in a rapid expansion internally and externally with more than 3.5M users. We need engineers focused on improving engineering efficiency, and team collaboration, and who love challenges. If this sounds like you, please get in touch with us.

As part of this position you will be responsible for design and implementation of REST services, C# mid-tier, SQL backend features as well as modern Web UI. The position will require you to have and/or gain extensive knowledge of these technologies: ASP.NET MVC, HTML5, JavaScript, Typescript, jQuery, REST, C#, SQL, and will give you opportunities to use and contribute to OSS projects. We’re looking for engineers who can mix great collaboration skills with an ability to work independently and deliver well thought and compelling solution as part of an agile team. Join us and build great engineering services and ship every three weeks!

The ideal candidate will have:
•      BS degree or higher in Computer Science or related field
•      2+ years of commercial software engineering covering all stages of the release cycle
•      Knowledge on .Net Framework, ASP.NET, SQL, REST services, Javascript
•      Great problem solving and design skills, and passion for quality
•      Knowledge and passion for Agile development practices is a plus

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. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to askstaff@microsoft.com.