16 days old

Principal Software Engineering Manager

Microsoft Corporation
Redmond, WA 98052

Do you see yourself as a coach, a guide, a collaborator and an engineer? Would you be excited to drive major changes to a high scale service that is critical to the company? Do you care deeply about fostering a great team culture? We are looking for an Engineering Manager for the Substrate Directory API team who embraces these roles and is excited by this technology.


Substrate is the data and intelligence platform that enables internal partner teams at Microsoft to build, deploy, and maintain compliant productivity apps and services with reduced effort and faster time to market. The Substrate Directory API team owns the API and caching layer for the Substrate Directory service. We work closely with teams across Substrate and M365 to provide directory services to our partners and users.


We are looking for an Engineering Manager who embraces the cultural values of inclusion and belonging and feels empowered to do the following:


  • Coach – Work with each person on your team to help them to do their best work and grow. You define and foster an identity for the team that includes a reputation for high quality, reliability, and inclusivity.
  • Guide –   Define the business goals for the team then create and execute on a plan to meet those goals. You will build a vision for changing the underlying technology of the service and guide the team through landing it while maintaining the availability of the live site.
  • Collaborate – Strive to understand the motivations and goals of the teams we’re working with and work towards a better solution together.
  • Engineer – Care deeply about the availability, resilience, latency, scalability and cost of the critical 5-9s service we are running. You are excited about making major changes to the service while maintaining availability and latency.

    More about Microsoft 365

    Microsoft 365 (M365) is the fastest growing cloud services business in Microsoft. M365 brings together cloud versions of our most trusted communications and collaboration products like Exchange, SharePoint, OneDrive and Skype with the desktop suite of Office products in an always up-to-date integrated service offering. Since its launch, the service has made it easier for millions of information workers across the world in small, medium, and large enterprises to use the best of Microsoft’s business productivity solutions via the cloud. The service now extends the same capability to consumer communication and collaboration products. 


    You can read more in the Substrate Dev Center located here:https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/substrate.


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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