Excel is the original killer app, used by millions of people across the planet every day as their go-to decision making tool. It’s used across platforms – Web, Windows, Mac, iOS & Android – and has transformed to be a deeply collaborative tool, that enables customers come together to understand and visualize the data they need to track and run all facets of business, educational and personal lives. We are expanding our Excel team in India to enhance the Excel Web application and also adding many new capabilities and bringing the experience to a new level.
Excel Web is one of the most advanced web applications out there, introducing extremely interesting challenges around scale, computation, responsiveness, cloud services and user experience.
If you want to make an impact on millions of users then this will be the perfect job for you.
The Engineering Manager role involves managing a team of high-caliber Software Engineers, ensuring project and development excellence, career development and support, and a strong team culture of customer passion, collaboration, diversity and inclusion. The role requires a strong ability to partner across organizations and divisions and presents an opportunity to define and contribute to solving some of the most difficult problems of performance, reliability and security features in Excel Web.
The ideal candidate for this role has strong customer passion, bias for action, and deep engineering experience in architecting and delivering cloud services. People management experience is expected – we have a strong philosophy that great things in software only happen within high-functioning, high-trust, high-fun team environments.
14+ years of experience in technical roles, solid ship experience across product life cycle
Minimum 3 years of technical leadership experience, planning, designing, implementing, and delivering large projects spanning multiple engineers as the primary owner
Ability to nurture and grow talent
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Strong coding skills - C++/C# / Java script experience preferred
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.
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