Principal Software Engineering Manager

About the job

Microsoft Intune (aka Microsoft Endpoint Manager – Intune) is one of the fastest growing cloud-based enterprise services at Microsoft. We provide powerful tools which enable IT and Security professionals to manage productivity of their employee base in a secure manner across multiple platforms (Windows, iOS, Android, Web). In today’s ever-increasing mobile workspace, distributed workforce and more recently work-from-home due to pandemic – IT and Security professionals rely on solutions such as MEM to solve their productivity and corporate asset & data protection needs. All the while giving users confidence that their personal data stays private. Our enterprise customers span from multinational businesses, to governments, to educational institutions. We take pride in serving their critical business need – enable IT to deliver the Modern Workplace that is loved by users and trusted by IT. MEM integrates with other key cloud services across Microsoft and is built on cutting edge Microsoft Azure technologies.

We are looking for a highly experienced Software Engineering Manager to join our growing team. You will join a diverse and supportive team. We embrace a culture of customer obsession, data driven decisions, open to experimentation and learning from those results. We continuously strive for world class engineering and operational excellence. With the reach and power of MEM you will get the opportunity to impact millions of users across thousands of enterprises all over the world.


  • Translate requirements into scalable software architecture and implementation.
  • Demonstrate the Microsoft manager attributes of coach, model, and care.
  • Plan and prioritize work for your team, including collaborating with partner organizations and working with geographically distributed teams.
  • Collaborate across disciplines. From inception with Program Managers to operation and support of live service with Customer Experience team.
  • Advocate for customers and demonstrate passion for technology.
  • Provide technical and strategic vision for the broader team.


Required Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of industry software engineering experience, including design and delivery of high scale cloud-based services.
  • 2+ years of people management experience
  • Proven ability to establish trusted, effective relationships across diverse sets of stakeholders
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills and cross group collaboration.
  • The ability to drive planning, prioritization, and execution activities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience building, and operating cloud services at enterprise scale
  • Proven track record of improving reliability, availability, and performance of cloud services.

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.

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