Mixed Reality - Lead Software Engineer
Company: Microsoft Corporation
Posted on: June 6, 2021
In Mixed Reality, people-not devices-are at the center of
everything we do. Our tech moves beyond screens and pixels,
creating a new reality aimed at bringing us closer together-whether
that's scientists "meeting" on the surface of a virtual Mars or
some yet undreamt-of possibility. To get there, we're incorporating
groundbreaking technologies, from the revolutionary Holographic
Processing Unit to computer vision, machine learning,
human-computer interaction, and more.
We're a growing team of talented engineers, program managers and
artists putting technology on a human path across all Windows
devices, including Microsoft HoloLens, the Internet of Things,
phones, tablets, desktops, and Xbox. Our team has people from a
wide variety of backgrounds, identities, previous work histories,
life experiences, and we are eager to maintain and grow that
diversity. Our varied backgrounds and unique experiences enable us
to be better at building the best solutions for our customers and
make for dynamic and joyful collaborations with colleagues!
You are drawn to working on the latest and most innovative
products in the world. You seek projects that will transform how
people interact with technology. You have a drive to grow your
skillset by finding unique challenges that have yet to be solved.
We are looking for a strong and highly motivated Lead Software
Engineer to come join us in delivering the next wave of holographic
experiences in an exciting new project.
- Minimum 7 years of professional software design and development
- Minimum of 3 years of demonstrated experience as a technical
lead and people manager
- C# and C++ coding background and proficiency in debugging
across technology stacks
- Proficiency with Unity, Unreal or related game engines
- Experience shipping high quality, scalable, networked user
experiences and services
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
There are plenty of other skills that aren't required, but
you'll find useful in this role. Let us know if you have experience
- Augmented, Virtual and/or Mixed Reality
- Cloud and distributed services technologies, such as Docker
containers, Storage services, etc.
- Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence and/or Machine
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
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.
Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of
your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.
- Define the engineering strategy for the team both from a
technical and a business front.
- Manage and lead a rapidly growing team of amazing and
proficient software engineers.
- Partner with an industry-leading team of Engineers, Artists,
Designers and Producers to deliver high-quality holographic
experiences and code components that power our services and
- Work with state-of-the-art next generation hardware (HMDs,
sensors) and software.
- Incorporate the latest Artificial Intelligence, Machine
Learning and Computer Vision capabilities into the design of our
Products and Services.
- Contribute to the organizations' priority initiatives including
talent hiring, diversity and inclusion, people growth and
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