The recent shift to more remote work has enabled us to broaden locations where our team members are based. This position is to work remotely without need to relocate to our headquarters.
Azure Cognitive Search is a globally distributed, fully managed, cloud-based search-as-a-service (SaaS) solution. Over the last fewyearsthe service has gone through tremendousgrowthexpanding into new market segments and enabling new customer scenarios, forexamplewhichturnany content (documents, images, video, etc.
into structured data and relationships that power both Search and Analytics workloads.
We make it quick and easy for developers to integrate a robust set of search and AI capabilities into their applications, think e-commerce sites, data catalogs,largeenterprise applications.
Currently, we’re working to expand our infrastructure and build the services that will drive the next generation of AI-powered cloud services, while expanding the suite of enterprise features and differentiating capabilities.
This includes enhancing security, broadening self-healing distributed systems, simplifying software updates, inventing, and using new technologies to optimize compute efficiently, and automating the rapid growth of our global presence.
Our team consists of people from a wide variety of backgrounds, different professional and life experiences. We maintain and grow that diversity what makes us better at building the best solutions for our customers while having a blast doing it!
Core to our team culture is the belief that you must have a people-first’ approach to sustainably building and running 24x7 cloud services.
This means we support each other to minimize overhead, prioritize focus time, build things the right way, only work sane hours, enjoy our vacation time, and take advantage of our paid parental leave.
As a team we’re proud of what we build and how we build it. We run lean,obsessaboutcustomers, and use an evidence-based approach to decision making.
We leverage open-source technologies, develop in differentprograminglanguages, our codebase builds inminutesand we ship new bits regularly.
We’re looking for Software Engineers passionate about building scalable, developer-facing cloud services and solving problems on the intersection of distributed systems, machine learning and information retrieval in an agile, customer-obsessed environment.
We hire a diverse array of self-driven engineers ready to embrace the growth mindset to take on new challenges, develop ownership, and learn quickly.
We keepprocessoverhead to minimum and focus on what matters the most. Upon joining the team you’ll spend most of your time writing code and following it into production :
This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to takeanext step in their career and be at the forefront of what Microsoft cares about most : Data, Cloud, and AI.
Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and / or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings : Microsoft Cloud Background Check : This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire / transfer and every two years thereafter.