Electrical Engineering: Full Time Opportunities

Redmond, WA

Come build community, explore your passions and do your best work at Microsoft. This opportunity will allow you to bring your aspirations, talent, potential—and excitement for the journey ahead.

As an Electrical Engineer at Microsoft, you will design, develop, modify, and evaluate components used in electronic devices that involve the manipulation, transmission, and storage of electricity. Define design approaches, implementation schedules, technical specifications, and parameters for devices. You will partake in selecting materials and components based on analysis of specifications and reliability. This opportunity will allow you to develop test plans and direct support personnel, or other engineers, in the preparation and execution of design testing or prototype fabrication.

Those hired into this role are invited to participate in the Microsoft Aspire Experience, a two-year learning and development program in which you'll build your network, cultivate intentional capabilities, and gain perspective into the career opportunities across Microsoft’s many exciting businesses.

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.


  • Develops design documentation for well-defined features and review supplier or partner technical sheets. You’ll also analyze data analyses to identify common flaws in feature or product designs.
  • Ensures documentation includes test requirements, determine appropriate test equipment, and carry out test plans on standard features or products.
  • Collect data for external testing, as well as help develop test fixtures for new feature testing and validation.
  • Implementates schedules for a feature or product while highlighting potential downstream issues. You’ll also help implement risk assessments and communicate progress within the team.
  • Creates detailed reports for a product feature or extension. This will include documenting essential details and accurate recording and tracking design changes with guidance.


Required Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing or recently completed a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related field.
  • 3+ months related technical engineering experience or internship experience

Electrical Engineering IC2 - The typical base pay range for this role across the U.S. is USD $76,400 - $151,800 per year. There is a different range applicable to specific work locations, within the San Francisco Bay area and New York City metropolitan area, and the base pay range for this role in those locations is USD $100,300 - $165,400 per year.

Certain roles may be eligible for benefits and other compensation. Find additional benefits and pay information here: https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/us-corporate-pay

Microsoft accepts applications and processes offers for these roles on an ongoing basis throughout the academic calendar (September – April).

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. Consistent with applicable law, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, immigration status, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran or military status, race, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local laws, regulations and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application process, read more about requesting accommodations.

Electrical Engineer
North America

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