The Azure Sphere team at Microsoft is on a mission to empower every organization on the planet to create and connect secure and trustworthy IoT devices. Over 9 billion embedded devices are produced globally each year, and our team is developing the most secure end-to-end solution to connect these devices to the Internet.
Our end-to-end solution consists of Azure Sphere certified silicon, a novel OS architecture built on a Linux kernel, an SDK and developer tools, and the Azure Sphere Security Service. Together these components of Azure Sphere provide durable security for IoT devices—allowing organizations to realize durable value from their IoT investments. To learn more, visit www.microsoft.com/en-us/azure-sphere.
The Azure Sphere team believes that innovation is accelerated by a diverse team of engineers empowered through a shared commitment to a culture of fearlessness, kindness, and trustworthiness, and grounded in a growth mindset. Together we are making the world more secure, and we are looking for an engineering leader to join our team.Responsibilities
The person in this role will lead a diverse team of over 50 highly skilled and experienced engineers responsible for building and supporting an operating system as a service across billions of devices.
This engineering manager will lead their team to develop next generation operating systems technologies leveraging emerging industry, technology, and architectural trends to improve scale, efficiency, performance, and capability. The ideal candidate is someone who enjoys recruiting and growing world-class talent in an agile environment, has strong attention to detail, cares deeply about solving customer problems, and embraces challenges. It is important for this person to possess a high degree of integrity and professionalism while collaborating well with others across diverse work styles.Qualifications
This engineering manager will be responsible for creating and supporting operating systems as a service rooted in The Seven Properties of Highly Secured Devices (aka.ms/7properties), ensuring that quality is maintained throughout the entire life of the operating system. The desired candidate will meet the following qualifications:
In addition to the qualifications listed above, the desired candidate will also possess the following characteristics:
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.
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