Microsoft Corporation Senior Content Developer in Redmond, Washington

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We create global online experiences for Microsoft, like docs.microsoft.com, Channel 9, and dev.microsoft.com. We believe that great online content and experiences (docs, demos, videos, code, tutorials) is the foundation of everything we do to make it easy for customers to learn and adopt our technology and solve their business challenges.

-Do you have a strong developer background working with a variety of programming and scripting languages, and platforms?

-Do you have experience working with cloud services like AWS and Azure?

-Are you passionate about creating great developer content?

-Are you driven to find great technical solutions, and share those by interacting with the community, blogging, presenting, and writing code and content?

If that sounds like you, we have a cool opportunity to join the Microsoft Cloud & Enterprise Azure content team. In this role, you will be a content developer working with Azure developer infrastructure services including Service Fabric, IoT, and Messaging, and writing code samples and content for the growing Azure user community.

Responsibilities

What you will do:

-Develop customer-focused content, articles, tutorials, video, graphics, code samples, scripts, and end-to-end solutions that use Azure core infrastructure services.

-Provide content planning and leadership for internal Azure engineering teams.

-Work with customers, the community, and engineering partners to continually improve the content and drive great, real-world cloud solutions.

Qualifications

What you need:

-5 years of professional experience in a full-time developer role that includes heavy coding or scripting experience. This should include 1 and preferably more managed programming languages such as Python, C#, Java, or Node, and scripting experience using CLI tools or PowerShell.

-2 year of technical experience doing programmatic software development building on cloud services such as Azure and AWS.

-Samples of technical content (docs, decks, wiki or Github articles, code samples, URLs to published HTML articles, videos, or blogs)

What will help:

-You drive for results. You are a tenacious problem solver who loves to get things done.

-You focus on customers. You have been a customer, and you have a customer-first mindset. You have a passion to figure out what customers need, and deliver it.

-You’re passionate about technology and cloud services. You are always learning, and are curious and well informed about technology trends and cloud services.

-You write and speak well. You can present ideas in a clear, concise, persuasive, and professional way.

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 at https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest .

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