Microsoft is on a mission to empower every person and every
organization on the planet to achieve more. Our culture is centered
on embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and
encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. Growth
mindset encourages each of us to lean in and learn what matters
most to our customers, to create the foundational knowledge that
enables us to make customer-first decisions in everything we do. In
doing so, we create life-changing innovations that impact billions
of lives around the world. You can help us achieve our mission.
Microsoft Federal delivers a single unified organization
centered around our customer: All critical customer functions are
brought under the same organizational umbrella. Bringing together
the breadth and depth in our space with a razor sharp focus on
serving the U.S. Government. Our federal customers' expectations of
how to contract, interact, and partner with us are changing, and
they need to evolve at the pace of the private sector. Launching a
nimble, empowered organization with comprehensive resources allows
us to work hand in hand with our customers to accelerate their
technology innovation, whether through R&D or through direct
Microsoft Federal serves the U.S. Government (USG), allowing
Microsoft to support the growing government business. The
organization supports the capabilities and requirements to service
USG through direct sales, contracting, and billing with the USG.
Microsoft Federal entity will meet obligations of manage contracts
with the USG through six business teams and three enablement
We are committed to empowering our teams, building upon our
strategic investments, and delivering the technology to achieve
federal missions. As our federal customers pursue their work, from
defending the nation, to serving its citizens in challenging times,
they look to Microsoft to help them innovate, and they expect
end-to-end engagement tailored to their needs.
Microsoft has been committed to and continues to heavily invest
in supporting our Federal Government. Microsoft Federal offers our
full spectrum of products and services, including hardware,
software, online products, and consulting and services.
Join us and be one who helps to empower the US government!
That's incredible reach. When you combine that with your own
inspiration, plus the freedom and support to make your ideas
happen, you can make a huge impact.
Are you ready to seize an opportunity to build leading edge
technology solutions and to deploy into production with real world
impact? Do you thrive by mentoring and leading by example? Would
you love to help us accelerate the transformation towards digital
organizations? Are you ready for the opportunity to change the
world one application at a time?
If so, the Apps Consultant 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. Experience in this role will provide great
opportunities to interact with pre-release versions, collaborate
with product development teams 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.
As Apps Consultants, we are responsible for the end to end app
development lifecycle providing guidance, assistance, and technical
leadership to development teams that are deploying solutions using
the latest development tools and methodologies. We work together
with experienced developers to ensure customers have the skills to
develop, deploy and maintain their solution. The Consultant role
will give you the chance to be the trusted advisor to our customer
developers, architects, and key decision makers. You won't be
executing projects on your own, you will have the entire Microsoft
technical ecosystem behind you and supporting you.
Deep technical and architectural knowledge of at least 3 of the
following areas and broad understanding across the Microsoft
- Application Lifecycle Management (e.g. Agile, SCRUM, TFS)
- Development projects targeting a variety of form factors (e.g.
Mobile, IoT, HoloLens)
- Cloud technologies (e.g. Azure, AWS, Google Cloud)
- OSS/Container technology (e.g. Docker, Kuberetes)
- Solution Architecture (e.g. SOA, enterprise architectures)
- .NET technologies up to the latest version (e.g. WCF, WF,
The successful candidate must be a U.S. Citizen. Citizenship
Verification: This position requires verification of US Citizenship
to meet federal government security requirements.
The successful candidate must have an active U.S. Government Top
Secret Clearance with access to Sensitive Compartmented Information
(SCI) based on a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) with
Polygraph. Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government
security screening requirements are required for this role. Failure
to maintain or obtain the appropriate U.S. Government clearance
and/or customer screening requirements may result in employment
action up to and including termination.
Clearance Verification: This position requires successful
verification of the stated security clearance to meet federal
government customer requirements. You will be asked to provide
clearance verification information prior to an offer of
Cloud Screening: Candidates must be able to successfully
complete and pass a Microsoft Cloud background screening. Required
Cloud Screenings will be administered on a recurring bi-annual
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. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of
criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need
assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability
during the application or the recruiting process, please send a
request via the Accommodation request form.
Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of
your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.
As an Apps Consultant, you will:
- Be part of a thriving developer practice that's constantly
looking for ways to improve our customers' experience, software
development goals and use of cloud technology
- Write code on projects that solve customers' most difficult
- Work with customers to identify business requirements
- Architect and implement innovative solutions using the most
- Continually learn and grow professionally
- Take a leadership role on projects
- Mentor other Consultants to share your knowledge and