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Software Engineer

Software Engineer


Microsoft Studios Quality, Reading, UK  

Date posted: 31st January 2018

Date expires: 1st March 2018

Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits

Minecraft. Forza. Sea of Thieves. How would you feel about being part of Xbox and working with Microsoft Studios, contributing to the success of these amazing games?   We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced software engineer who can use their skills to design, build and maintain test automation frameworks and relevant tests for large AAA titles.  

As part of 'One Microsoft' we are all about true team work, where using other people's work and contributing to their success is just as important as your individual accomplishments.

Software engineers in our team live and breathe these values; we're looking for someone who believes and understands this too.  


- You are an expert and up to date in C++  

- Experienced at writing C#/.Net  

- Experience with relational databases such as SQL server  

- You have great software design, implementation, testing and debugging abilities  

- You are an effective communicator and collaborator. We are an international team, with members based across several locations - great communication in English is critical  


Additional experience we'd love to see (though not required):  

- Unit testing, test driven development (TDD)  

- Agile development  

- Continuous integration  

- Using Git or other source control systems  

- Experience with NoSQL databases  

- Experience with engines such as Unity and Unreal  

- Data visualisation  

Microsoft actively seeks to foster greater levels of diversity in our workforce and in our pipeline of future leaders. We are always looking for great talent and pride ourselves on our individuality - inviting you to come as you are and do what you love.

The common thread that attracts us to you is your real passion for your work and the desire to make an impact in your career, in the community, and on the world.

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