1+ months


University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98104
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Req #: 179589
Appointing Department Web Address: http://www.washington.edu/uwit/employment/
Job Location: Seattle Campus
Posting Date: 11/30/2020 
Closing Info: Open Until Filled 
Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience and education. 
Shift: First Shift 
Notes: As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs.  For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.

If you would like to find out more about what it is like to work for UW-IT, as well as to get a feel for our culture and our people, visit us at our employment website.  

As a UW employee, you have a unique opportunity to change lives on our campuses, in our state and around the world. UW employees offer their boundless energy, creative problem solving skills and dedication to build stronger minds and a healthier world. UW is Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, your experiences, perspectives and unique identities will be honored at the University of Washington. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable, and welcoming.

UW faculty and staff also enjoy outstanding benefits, professional growth opportunities and unique resources in an environment noted for diversity, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits and natural beauty. All of which has allowed the UW to be nationally recognized as a Great College to Work For for six consecutive years. 

UW-IT has an outstanding full-time opportunity for an experienced Software Engineer.

UW-IT is seeking a Software Engineer to join the Microsoft Infrastructure service team to develop and operate custom-built software and other components that help us deliver services to our customers. We continually strive to make better use of existing and new Microsoft technologies, and our developers are key contributors to critical operations and innovative new solutions we use internally and share with partners and customers.


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field and four years experience performing progressively more complex and responsible tasks involving development and operations of enterprise software applications, services, and other  Microsoft based software solutions using C# and the Microsoft .NET Framework.

  • Experience with other Microsoft languages, such as PowerShell and ASP.Net and web APIs, such as Microsoft Graph.

  • Experience within a software development lifecycle and source code management tools, such as TFS and Azure DevOps.

  • Experience with Active Directory administration.

  • Experience with relational databases, such as Microsoft SQL Server and Azure SQL.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a matrixed organization.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication and technical documentation skills.

    Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.


  • Experience in DevOps practices.

  • Familiarity with scalable and reliable software systems.

  • Familiarity with secure design and coding practices.

  • Experience with Microsoft Azure cloud platform and Azure Active Directory.

  • Experience with Docker containers and Kubernetes.

  • Experience with Windows Server administration.

  • Experience with Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM) and Metadirectory.

  • Familiarity with SQL Server Reporting Services or Power BI.

  • Familiarity with frontend web development (CSS, Javascript).

  • Familiarity with C programming and Windows libraries.

  • Familiarity with continuous integration tools, such as Azure DevOps and Azure Pipelines.

  • Familiarity with server configuration and build automation tools.

  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases.

  • Familiarity with messaging services, such as Amazon SNS/SQS.

  • Familiarity with large scale technical projects in large, complex environments.

  • Demonstrated ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies and skills.


    Working conditions include typical office environments and University data centers.

    Position participates in an on-call rotation and must be able to respond to outages during off-hours.

    This is an essential position and is required to report to work when UW suspends operations.

    Open office environment

    This position is eligible for flexible remote work

    Application Process:
    The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process.  These assessments may include Work Authorization, Cover Letter and/or others.  Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select Apply to this position. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your My Jobs page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.

  • Applicants considered for this position will be required to disclose if they are the subject of any substantiated findings or current investigations related to sexual misconduct at their current employment and past employment. Disclosure is required under Washington state law.

    Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, the University of Washington will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.

    The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.

    The University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

    To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 or dso@uw.edu.


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