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The Azure Red Team emulates real-world attacks, providing a
critical component of Azure's "Assume Breach" strategy and ensuring
readiness against adversaries seeking to compromise the Azure
We are seeking a who wants to apply their engineering skills to
massive-scale attack automation and develop experience in Red
This is a unique position on a unique team. Previous Red Team
experience is not required, but engineering acumen, understanding
of the cloud, and creativity are must-haves.
- 4+ years experience with one or more general purpose
programming languages including but not limited to: C#, Python, and
data query languages
- BA/BS in an engineering-related discipline or relevant work
- 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
- Experience with Red Teaming/Pen Testing
- A strong technical background and solid foundation in software
engineering and architecture design
- Experience working on a product with high traffic and many
users; live site mentality
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.
Red Team Automation Engineer - You will work on a small team (4
engineers) on building tools that scale and automate Red Team,
enabling realistic threat emulation.
Red Team Operator - You will execute attacks against the Azure
platform, which exercise and validate Microsoft's ability to
prevent, detect, and respond to adversaries. Build your attacker
knowledge and automate it!
Emerging Threat Research - You will connect with the community
on the forefront of emerging threats which affect online services.
This includes research of externally found exploits as well as
proactive research on technology the Microsoft Cloud utilizes and
depends on. A passion and drive for turning threat intelligence
into threat emulation is a must.
Communication & Presentation - You will be a trusted advisor and
security expert who partners with and advises service teams on
detecting vulnerabilities, reducing attack surface, mitigating
threats and implementing security best practices. Present findings
through proof-of-concept exploits, white papers, brown bags, filing
bugs, presentations and formal reports. Work closely with
development teams to define and adopt new solutions for secure
development and operations of Microsoft cloud services.