Microsoft Corporation SOFTWARE ENGINEER in Redmond, Washington

Do you want to work on features that will impact hundreds of millions of users? Do you want to be on the front line of fight against cyber fraud? If so, the Account Protection team is the right place for you! Our team focuses on scenarios for protecting Azure Active Directory and Microsoft Account from account compromise and fraud, and on creating enhanced security and protection features for consumers, business customers and end users.

Our team is looking for an engineer who is highly motivated, creative, and customer focused to help us deliver innovative features on our anti-abuse services. We work on a variety of technologies and collaborate with partner teams across Microsoft. In addition to doing real and tangible good for the users we protect, we are building tremendous differentiated value for Microsoft Account and the services we protect.

Job Responsibilities:

•Develop prevention and detection systems to combat fraudulent account creations.

•Research to learn about mechanisms being employed by fraudsters, as well as to determine probabilities correlated with both good and bad actors.

•Collaborate with relying parties, platform teams, and other identity providers to ensure maximum protection in ecosystem and increase net efficiency.

•Create tools and framework to facilitate efficiency in meeting the responsibilities listed above.

Basic Qualifications:

•BS/MS in Computer Science or related technical field

•2 years of industry experience working on commercial software applications or services

•Proficiency in C++ or C#

•Knowledge in one or more of these technologies a plus: Azure, ML, big data

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, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to


Development (engineering)