Microsoft

  • Lagos, Lagos State


  • Permanent

  • Full-time

The Windows, Developers & Experiences (WDX) team, a part of the Windows + Devices (W+D) engineering organization, is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to partner with us to build and ship the next generation version of Windows that will touch the lives of 1 Billion+ users worldwide! Help us build modern, intuitive, iconic and delightful user experiences that will propel Windows into the 2020’s.

We are looking for data-driven and customer-obsessed engineers who like the challenge of working on features that span the entire development stack across the Windows OS, applications and devices and form factors that run the Windows OS, join us to define and deliver the next generation of Windows and the future of how humans experience computing.

You will play a key role in open-ended explorations, prototyping and influencing business opportunities for current and future customers of Windows. We’re looking for collaborative engineers to bring their passion, drive and technical skills to help us accomplish these goals.

You will play a key role in open-ended explorations, prototyping and influencing business opportunities for current and future customers of Windows. We’re looking for collaborative engineers to bring their passion, drive and technical skills to help us accomplish these goals.

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will

  • Be a technical leader on the team and deliver strongly on your areas of technical ownership
  • Write technical documentation to describe technical details of your work with architects and key stakeholders.
  • Effectively collaborate with talented peers across discipline (PM, Design, Data and Applied Science) to deliver on your work.
  • Drive building a positive culture on the team that aligns with Microsoft’s values.
  • Passion, interest and optionally experience in building user experiences.
  • Strong problem solving, analysis, collaboration and communication skills.
  • 5-10+ years of experience designing, building and shipping applications and software at scale.
  • Experience with programming in any language is welcome, but experience with Object-Oriented programming languages like C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript/TypeScript, etc. would be an advantage.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field would be an advantage.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

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