Microsoft Corporation Premier Field Engineer in Other, United Kingdom

Are you ready to seize an opportunity to drive leading edge technology solutions and to help customers have real world impact? Do you thrive by mentoring and leading by example? Are you passionate about accelerating digital transformations in fast moving organisations and ready for the opportunity to change the world one application at a time?

If so, the Premier Field Engineer position in the Microsoft Services Organization is for you!

At Microsoft, we share knowledge, experiences, and resources to help each other achieve our career goals and grow both professionally and personally. We seek out people from diverse backgrounds who exhibit passion, technical competence, and experience in services delivery with complex projects or environments. Being in this role will provide you with excellent opportunities to interact with pre-release versions, collaborate with Microsoft product groups and improve future versions of Microsoft products as a subject matter expert. Together, we can help billions of people around the globe using digital technology to achieve amazing things.

One Microsoft, One Services

Microsoft Services, with over 21,500 employees worldwide, is dedicated to delivering on Microsoft’s mission to empower every person and every organisation on the planet to achieve more. We are the voice of support services, the trusted advisor of consulting services, and the source of the world’s best enterprise strategies. Simply put, Services helps customers and partners get the most out of their technology investments. For more information, visit www.microsoft.com/Services.

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Responsibilities

As Premier Field Engineers, we are responsible for helping our customers get the best from their technology choices and development teams. We’re a group of developers, tinkerers, architects, makers and consultants from all walks of life and industries, our goal is simple, to excite and inspire Microsoft’s customers.

As a Premier Field Engineer, you will:

  • Join a highly motivated team of leading industry experts

  • Preview new technology before others in the industry and learn how to make the best from it

  • Engage with many different organisations and development teams to meet their strategic goals

  • Work with clients to architect and implement innovative solutions and proof of concepts

  • Visit customers to train them and share industry and development expertise

  • Be part of a thriving developer community that's constantly looking for ways to improve our customers’ experience, software development goals and use of technology

  • Write top-quality software code and use the latest Microsoft and open-source technologies to solve customers’ most difficult challenges

  • Build strong customer relationships and ensure deliveries align with customer projects and milestones.

  • Gain access to expertise and support from Microsoft’s consulting practice and product groups

  • Continually learn and grow professionally to be the best you can be

Qualifications

  • Experience developing full stack solutions including design, implementation, testing, and deployment. (.NET experience highly desirable, but experience of other programming languages is great)

  • Experience of transforming teams to DevOps and Agile development

  • Considerable experience developing and running cloud-enabled/based applications

  • A sound knowledge of the Open Source ecosystem