My name is Meg MacGougan and I am a technical recruiter here at Microsoft in the USA. We will be in Central Europe interviewing candidates in late February.
Do you know of any outstanding students that might be interested in looking at opportunities here at Microsoft in the USA? Is there a place on your Univeristy Website where I may post the notice below? Do you think this is something that might interested some of your students or some of the graduates who now have years of experience?
Any advice you can give me on where I might find interested and qualified candidates, would be very appreciated. Again, I apologize if I have imposed on your time in a way that is not appropriate.
If you know of anyone that might be interested, or a bulletin board where it would be appropriate to post this, please forward this email. There are multiple positions open and candidates will be in competition with themselves, not each other.
What is a qualified candidate?
* Someone who has a degree in Computer Science or a related field
* Someone that has very strong abilities to write code in C/C++
* Someone that is very driven and passionate about technology, desiring to make software products that will go all over the world
Over the last couple of years, our products such as Window NT and the BackOffice Suite have been receiving rave reviews from several different world-renowned magazines and industry awards from leading organizations.
But at Microsoft, we're not resting on our laurels. We invite you to join us as we move toward the next generation of our products. You could create a world of change in one of these pivotal, Redmond, Washington USA area positions in the Microsoft product group. Positions available include the following technologies - Kernel, COM/DCOM, Networking, Graphics, ActiveX, Java, Multimedia, SQL, and Internetworking.
Software Design Engineer in Development
Design and implement various new components of the next release of the NT operating system, Exchange, Microsoft Commercial Internet Server, Commerce Server or other key Microsoft Product. Specific areas of expertise include DCOM, ActiveX, Java, Graphics, Networking, and Base/Kernel. The candidate should have BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Physics or Mathematics. Strong C/C++ skills, sound knowledge of operating system fundamentals and server development, and preferably more than 3 years of programming experience.
Software Design Engineer in Test
Design and develop test plans/test suites to test various components of one of our primary products- Windows NT, Exchange, Microsoft Commercial Internet Server, Commerce Server, etc.... Work closely with the developers and other test team members to isolate and resolve problems. The candidate should have BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Physics or Mathematics. Strong C/C++ skills, sound knowledge of operating system fundamentals and server development and preferably more than 3 years of programming experience.
Software Test Engineer
Develop and execute test plans/test scripts to test 16-bit and 32-bit applications for the NT operating system, Exchange, Microsoft Commercial Internet Server, Commerce Server, or other primary Microsoft product. Work closely with the developers and other test team members to isolate and resolve problems. Knowledge of and experience with applications in a PC environment is required. Experience in MSTEST/VB or other test automation tool is highly desirable.
There are multiple positions open, so please share the information with someone as good as you are.
All positions are at our corporate headquarters in Redmond Washington, USA. We do require functional level English language skills, written and spoken.
If you are interested, please email your CV in English to
or fax it to (425)936-7329
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer.
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