Overview

Software Engineering Lead- Cloud + AI

The entire Identity stack is built upon the data we handle and store about users, group and devices. Keeping this data updated and fresh, no matter where it originated (on premises system, SaaS apps) and no matter where it needs to be consumed (Office 365, Saas apps, Azure AD and on premises system) is at the heart of Microsoft’s cloud strategy and is our biggest asset to beating our competitors. User Data is where it all begins. Meeting these challenges requires building high scale, reliable and resilient services that will meet data freshness SLA. Our cloud services are built to meet the above challenges in a seamless way and we constantly challenge ourselves to stay ahead of our competitors in the identity space. We regularly collaborate with many teams across Microsoft as well as third party applications vendors to meet our demanding customer promises.

Responsibilities

This is a broad cross-team role with high visibility. You will collaborate closely with multiple teams across Microsoft to deliver key customer solutions and the technology to support them.

Lead design and implementation of the future architecture for highly scalable, durable, low latency identity management systems.
Build an effective and agile development organization using industry leading best practices.
Lead the definition of requirements, KPIs, priorities and planning of engineering deliverables.
Mentor and grow team members.
We believe in enabling our team members to unlock their highest potential and invest a lot in building a collaborative and agile culture to achieve our business success.  Join us and be part of our path to the next level of awesomeness!!

Qualifications

10+ years of professional software development experience
One or more of the following skills will be highly regarded:
Expertise in design, building and operating large scale distributed systems that can sustain rapid growth
Technical leadership, experience in high performing, agile teams
Drive changes across multiple teams in the Identity Organization
Great communication skills to collaborate cross-group and work effectively within the team
Expertise in any modern continuous delivery/deployment systems
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About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation (commonly referred to as Microsoft or MS) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Redmond, Washington, that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics and personal computers and services. Its best known software products are the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems, Microsoft Office office suite, and Internet Explorer and Edge web browsers. Its flagship hardware products are the Xbox video game consoles and the Microsoft Surface tablet lineup. As of 2011, it was the world's largest software maker by revenue, and one of the world's most valuable companies.