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Job Details

Hiring Organization Microsoft Experience Centre
Post Name Software Engineer II – Commercial Software Engineer
Qualification Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Work Hours 8 Hours
Salary AUD 150000 To AUD 300000 Per Year
Location Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2000


Do you wake up every morning hoping to find time to learn a bit more about platforms like Spark, Kubernetes, Pytorch, or React? Do you enjoy solving problems, writing software, and working with customers?  Our team is looking for engineers who love to learn and are eager to share what they know with colleagues and customers.
The Commercial Software Engineering (CSE) team is a global engineering organization that works directly with customers looking to leverage the latest technologies to address their toughest challenges. We work closely with our customers’ engineers to jointly develop code to solve their biggest challenges and accelerate their organization.
We work in collaboration with Microsoft product teams, partners, and open source communities to empower our customers to do more with the cloud.  We pride ourselves on making contributions to open source and making our platforms easier to adopt.  We develop solutions side-by-side with our customers through collaborative innovation to solve their challenges.
This work involves the development of broadly applicable, high-impact solution patterns and open-source software assets that contribute to the Microsoft platform. In this role, you will be working with engineers from your team and your customers’ teams to apply our skills, perspectives, and creativity to grow as engineers and solve our customers’ toughest challenges.
CSE is part of the larger Industry Solutions (IS) team which is a global organization of over 13,000 strategic sellers, industry experts, elite engineers, and world-class architects, consultants, and delivery experts who work together to bring Microsoft’s mission of empowerment – and cutting-edge technology.
To life for the world’s most influential customers. We are on the front lines of innovation, working side-by-side with customers to drive value across the entirety of their digital transformation journey. 


  • Working hands-on with your team and our customers through design and implementation, demonstrating good engineering practices and coding along the way.
  • Sharing your work and learnings with your team, Microsoft product teams, and the OSS community.
  • Continuously improving our ability to deliver quality solutions by helping to evolve our engineering process.
  • Continuously building your technical knowledge  

Required Qualifications: 

  • At least 2 years of professional experience in software development 
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills  

 Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Hands-on experience building production-quality software (ideally cloud services) in an agile environment 
  • We do not require deep expertise in all software stacks that our customers use. However, we do look for people who are familiar with a mix of open-source and cloud technologies.   
  • Inclusive, collaborative growth-mindset approach 
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly ramp up on new languages and technologies. 
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline or comparable practical professional experience 
  • Enjoy travel and are comfortable with travel up to 25% (post-pandemic) 

Application Requirements

The ability to meet Microsoft, customer, and/or government security screening requirements is required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings and requirements:
  • Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud Background Check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.
  • This role requires Australian Citizenship with the ability to hold and maintain a Government Security Clearance.
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.
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. The benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

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