Group Engineering Manager Job in Kenya


  • The Windows Fundamentals team is responsible for ensuring Windows delivers delightful reliability, performance, battery life, sustainability and compatibility to our large (over one billion) and growing user base. This role offers the opportunity to contribute as a mentor and leader across assorted business functions within the organization. We are building a team where diversity of thought and background is valued as strongly as technical skills, and where everyone is encouraged to come up with new ideas to make our customers’ lives better.  
  • If you love the pursuit of excellence and are inspired by the challenges that come through driving innovations that impact how the world lives, works and plays, then we invite you to an exciting opportunity to innovate, influence, transform, inspire and grow within the Windows + Devices Fundamentals Team.
  • Microsoft’s mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. As employees we come together with a growth mindset, innovate to empower others, and collaborate to realize our shared goals. Each day we build on our values of respect, integrity, and accountability to create a culture of inclusion where everyone can thrive at work and beyond..


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or related technical discipline AND 6+ years technical engineering experience with coding in languages including, but not limited to, C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, or Python
    • OR equivalent experience.
  • Senior-level industry experience and experience of managing larger teams.
  • Track record of effective hiring, developing next-level leadership, and retaining engineering talent.
  • Effective influence on peers and partners outside the chain of command .
  • Excellent communication skills with presentations, speaking, and writing.
  • Ability to collaborate with teams across different time zones 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science
    • OR related technical field AND 10+ years of technical engineering experience with coding in languages including, but not limited to, C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript,
    • OR Python
  • Understanding of the Windows operating system.
  • Experience designing secure and scalable services on Azure or other cloud technologies.
  • Experience with AI tools and big data platforms is a plus.
  • Ability to quickly ramp up on new technologies .

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