Microsoft Corporation Senior Software Engineer in Redmond, Washington

Our team is Intentional Exploration. The Intentional platform is an exciting new technology acquired by Microsoft in 2017. It is the basis for a number of new applications, the first of which, Whiteboard, is now in preview release and which will grow into a very general and powerful concept of Interactive Documents that are heterogeneous and have groupware, semantic encoding, and interactions built in. Intentional Explorations is a small team that works on substantial refactoring of the Intentional codebase with the goal of ever greater performance, functionality, and programmability.

Job includes:

Work with the C#, VS, NuGet, MS Build, .Net teams to implement both general and Intentional Exploration specific features. The position would work closely with Andras Nagy.

General features will include speedups to the recompilation process, small language extensions, and improvements to the development environment. Roslyn would be extended to allow code generation.

Specific features would involve Roslyn checkers for Intentional design rules and Roslyn-based code generation for DSLs that support Intentional development, in particular the writing of transformations and various forms of tests.

Basic Qualifications:

• MS degree

Preferred Qualifications:

• Familiarity with C# and development environments in general

• Ability to communicate, design, and code Intentional requirements

• Ability to work with the teams that originate C# and related language systems

• Ability to understand and modify open source code

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Development (engineering)