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Principal Software Engineer ( C# WPF)

Pune, India

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Position Overview

Autodesk's Desktop Connector team is looking for a passionate Principal Engineer to join our team. Our organisational ecosystem comprises desktop applications and cloud services. You will help drive important parts of the implementation of the desktop connector application which interacts with major Desktop products and Autodesk services like BIM, AutoCAD, C3D. This is an opportunity to work on applications that directly influence the millions of users of Autodesk products. You will be part of an agile engineering team of smart and software engineers building world-class cloud software applications. You will work in a global organization and collaborate with local and remote colleagues from various disciplines like business, engineering, operations, support etc. You would work with the latest technologies in a flexible environment. You will work from Pune location and in Hybrid workplace mode. You will report to Engineering manager.

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  • Contribute to all aspects of software development from design to estimation to development and testing
  • Develop, debug, and build automated tests for various programming assignments
  • Partner closely with product owners, software architects and other software engineers to iteratively turn high level requirements into product enhancements that are delivered to customers incrementally and continually
  • Contribute to improvements in processes and deliverables that increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the team in responding to customer and business need
  • Who can design and implement reusable and modular components that fit into existing applications and services

Minimum Qualifications

  • 8-13 years experience, developing software in .Net,
  • Well versed in using design patterns and developing complex solutions
  • 5+ years experience with C# and developing windows forms, WPF applications
  • Understanding of architectural patterns such as dependency injection
  • Experience developing and consuming REST APIs and optimizing for performance
  • Experience with software development lifecycle (SDLC) processes, tools, and Agile methodologies including Kanban/Sprint
  • BS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in desktop development with understanding of components involved in a desktop app like DropBox
  • 2+ years' experience with WCF and inter-Experience creating detailed technical documentation
  • 2+ years' experience working in industry leading cloud platforms like AWS or similar
  • Experience in building, running, and monitoring applications at large scale
  • Experience with multi-repo GIT code bases, profiling tools, testing frameworks, scripts, automated CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience with relational or non-relational databases and database design principles at cloud scale


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Client-provided location(s): Pune, Maharashtra, India
Job ID: autodesk-24WD76370
Employment Type: Full Time

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA With Employer Contribution
    • HSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Fitness Subsidies
    • FSA
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • On-Site Gym
    • Pet Insurance
    • Mental Health Benefits
  • Parental Benefits

    • Fertility Benefits
    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
    • Non-Birth Parent or Paternity Leave
    • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
    • Adoption Leave
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
    • Work-From-Home Stipend
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Some Meals Provided
    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Casual Dress
    • Pet-friendly Office
    • Happy Hours
    • Snacks
    • Company Outings
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Paid Holidays
    • Unlimited Paid Time Off
    • Leave of Absence
    • Paid Vacation
    • Sabbatical
    • Volunteer Time Off
  • Financial and Retirement

    • Relocation Assistance
    • Performance Bonus
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Company Equity
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
  • Professional Development

    • Shadowing Opportunities
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Promote From Within
    • Learning and Development Stipend
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Mentor Program
    • Internship Program
    • Leadership Training Program
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)
    • Woman founded/led
    • Black founded/led
    • BIPOC founded/led
    • Latinx founded/led
    • Asian founded/led
    • LGBTQ+ founded/led
    • Veteran founded/led