Software Engineer 2


Location: Atlanta, Georgia, Austin, Texas, Boca Raton, Florida, Cleveland, Ohio, Portland, Oregon, Redmond, Washington, Washington, District of Columbia

Job Type: Full time


The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.
- Amelia Earhart


Microsoft’s Cloud business is experiencing explosive growth, and the Capacity, Supply Chain & Provisioning (CSCP) organization is responsible for enabling the infrastructure underlying this growth. Our mission is to deliver the world’s computer with an industry-leading supply chain. CSCP is responsible for strategic sourcing, customer demand forecasting, capacity planning and management, supply chain planning and execution, capacity provisioning, and decommissioning and dispositioning of datacenter assets worldwide.

Our team's core goals are to improve integration with Finance to enable enhanced planning decisions, to help drive supply chain agility with reduced cycle time, and to deliver an optimized capacity plan to our partners downstream.

We are looking for a skilled software engineer with a passion to solve complex business problems. You will help us deliver highly scalable services and world-class product experiences. You will have opportunities to work on multiple layers of the technology stack, ranging from customer-focused user experience work, building scalable distributed cloud services, and everything in between. If you are comfortable working in a start-up/v1 effort, enjoy creating and incrementally marching to towards a well-defined long-term architecture, and are motivated by solving hard business process problems with technology then this could be the position for you.


- Contribute to a high functioning feature team.
- You will collaborate closely with multiple teams across Microsoft to deliver key planning solutions and the technology to support them.
- Help contribute to the design and implementation of future architecture for a highly scalable, durable, and low latency capacity planning system.
- Help gather, define, cost, and implement engineering deliverables.


Required Qualifications:

- BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
- 1+ years of experience with design and development of software platforms.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Ability to quickly pick up existing concepts and employ new techniques.
- Strong problem solving and communication skills.
- Solid track-record of working with partner teams and managing dependencies.
- Experience in Supply Chain is not required but is desirable.


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.

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. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

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