Senior Software Engineer


Acton, MA, USA Remote

Full time

Customer Services/Support + Customer Success

Feb 23

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Microsoft is on a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Cloud and 5G are two of the most powerful forces transforming technology today. The Azure for Operators team (A4O) is at the forefront of this change, developing global communication core and edge technologies that help Telco Operators, Enterprise, and Government to accelerate this transformation through Azure.


The Azure for Operators (A4O) team at Microsoft is looking for a Senior Software Engineer, Databases for the Platform engineering team to join the team based in Acton, Massachusetts. Our team owns the overall scalability, observability, and resilience of the Kubernetes platforms, databases, and in-memory key-value stores powered by A40 5G network functions. The candidate will help build a best-of-breed database platform as a service for developing high-performance Telco applications deployed in Public and Private Kubernetes cloud platforms. You will be part of a talented team where learning from peers and growing as a team is a core theme.  


  • Design and development of Redis life cycle management automation on the A40 platforms.  
  • Develop and maintain database client functionality of Redis cluster database operations and integrate it for unstructured data storage functions.  
  • Manage and Support cloud-native MongoDB database implementation 
  • Lead design, development, and operations of complex software systems using Kubernetes, Redis, UDSF, NoSQL  
  • Seek and incorporate Opensource technologies and knowledge to solve current and foreseeable challenges.  
  • Apply strong coding practices and adhere to modern software engineering practices.  



  • Candidates should have a minimum bachelor's degree in Engineering. Master’s Degree preferred.  
  • 5+ years of experience developing commercial software with C++, Go, Radis, Mango DB  
  • Experience with cloud-native distributed architecture, Kubernetes environment, PAAS components  
  • Experience with life cycle management of Microservices in private and public cloud environments.  
  • Experience in designing and coding NoSQL database APIs and deploying NoSQL database(s) in a Kubernetes and finetune database performance 



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.


Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

Benefits and Perks

  • Industry leading healthcare
  • Savings and investments
  • Giving programs
  • Educational resources
  • Maternity and paternity leave
  • Opportunities to network and connect
  • Discounts on products and services
  • Generous time away

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