Microsoft Software Engineer Jobs in Kenya

Microsoft Software Engineer Jobs in Kenya

Organization Mission / Information

  • Core Services Engineering builds and manages the critical products and services that Microsoft runs on.

  • We boldly pursue big ideas that power transformational advances at Microsoft and for our customers, while helping Microsoft teams work smarter, faster and more securely every day.

  • Core Services Engineering employees have deep technical and business expertise, customer insights, and a clear point of view that comes from first-hand, large-scale experience with Microsoft and industry solutions.

  • We are engineers, technology leaders and experts, digital transformation change agents, and customer advocates.

  • We have exciting opportunities for you to innovate, influence, transform, inspire and grow within our organization and we encourage you to apply to learn more!


  • Design and develop large scale distributed software services and solutions

  • Adhere to and drive modern software engineering practices through design reviews

  • System design through well-defined interfaces across multiple components, code reviews, leveraging data / telemetry to make decisions.

  • Develop “best-in-class” engineering for our services by ensuring that the services and the components are: well-defined and modularized, secure, reliable, diagnosable, actively monitored and reusable.

  • Improve test coverage for services, organizes and implements integration tests, and resolves problem areas.

  • Considers testability, portability/monitoring, reliability, and maintainability, and understands when his or her code is ready to be shared and delivered.

  • Exposes test coverage issues, organizes and
    implements integration tests, and resolves problem areas.

  • Gain a working understanding of Microsoft businesses and collaborate with mentors and leaders in order to contribute to cohesive, end-to-end experiences for our users.

  • Stay educated on existing, emerging technologies and do POCs to evaluate technology fits for customer needs.


    Knowledge, Experience and Skills

  • 1+ years development and design working on high availability systems

  • Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to: Java, C/C++, C#, Python, JavaScript, PowerShell

  • Testing mindset, before beginning code development

  • Translate problem solving techniques into code

  • Understanding of data structure and data storage solutions

  • BA or BS degree in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Working understanding operating in an Agile team

  • Experience with direct, remote and virtual teams

  • Relevant experience in design

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Microsoft Software Engineer Jobs in Kenya

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