Engineering Managaer


The Big Data team within C&E designs, builds and operates the largest big data shared cloud computing service in the world.

Our team is working on building Cosmos and Azure Data Lake, the next generation Big Data platform for Azure that can hyper-scale compute and storage (hundreds of thousands of VMs of compute and exabytes of storage).

We are building large scale systems by leveraging our experience and knowledge in handling multi-tenancy at a gargantuan scale, hundreds of thousands of machines, and are doing it in full cooperation with the Apache Hadoop open source community, we also contribute a steady stream of innovations to the Open Source community.

As part of this team you will work on the biggest of the big data services in Microsoft - live the services culture: Embrace and learn in a fast paced, live-site focused environment - delivering customer value with everything we do.

The Job provides you an opportunity to: Have a huge impact on one of the fastest growing services in Azure that is critical to the Microsoft Big Data and Cloud Services strategy.

Work in a world class engineering team with a senior team of engineers, architects, and leadership; a set of peers and mentors that will help you grow your career on the fast track.

To be part of a dynamic Open source community - that will enable you to, both, learn as well as collaborate and contribute with best minds in the industry.

To partner with product planning to define the long term direction and opportunities for your space.

To tackle challenges of scale and criticality that will broaden your engineering horizons.

We are looking for talented Engineers who have a diverse set of skills, especially in developing large scale distributed systems, Big Data systems based on Hadoop technologies, RESTful services. As a manager you will be responsible for:

Managing and growing a team of highly capable engineers developing a world-class platform

Helping evolve engineering practices & principles that marry the flexibility of open source and fast pace of service world

Ensuring the consistency of designs of features and components for high availability, reliability and Scale.

Championing engineering practices that ensure safe and fast paced releases of our service features

Fostering a data driven approach to everything we do

We are looking for someone who has:

Masters or PhD in Computer Science or Mathematics or Physics or Engineering or Computer Engineering

Self-driven with proven history of demonstrated and measurable business impacts thru influence and direct team leadership

A natural passion for technology and listening to customers and solving the customer problem using the technologies.

Proven track record in designing & architecting resilient and scalable distributed systems

Motivation to build things the right way with emphasis on simplicity and robustness.

Familiarity working with Open Source technologies (Linux, Java, GIT..)

Ability to lead by example and attract and hire top talent to your team

Ability to influence your team and colleagues to buy into your vision for the space

A minimum 9+ years of industry experience designing, building & shipping software


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