Software Development Engineer, Xbox - Skype
Job Category: Software Engineering: Development
Location: United Kingdom, London
Job ID: 788203
Skype is software that enables the worlds conversations. Hundreds of millions of individuals and businesses actively use Skype making hundreds of millions minutes of video / voice calls per day, send instant messages and sharing files with other Skype users. Were building the next generations of our products and technology right here in London and Skype is looking to hire a Software Development Engineer to contribute to the development of our experiences on Xbox.
Skype is seeking a motivated Software Engineer with an unrelenting drive for working on and solving customer-based issues. As a member of the Skype Xbox Engineering Team in London, you will have a strong technical background developing client and/or embedded software. Success in this role will likely be driven by your technical understanding, passion for shipping product, a user focus and an Agile approach to software development. The ideal candidate loves software and has a passion for writing code that addresses real customer issues and needs.
You will work in a dynamic environment on highly visible products, participating in all steps of the product lifecycle. You will be designing and developing next generation scalable services for millions of end users. This is a new team to Skype as well as the London office, so the positions will lend themselves well to people with a great startup mentality and the ability to make things happen.