Avalon, XAML, Metro, Express Apps, Indigo, ... a veritable candy store of next-generation technologies, and the chance to work closely with Karsten and Tim on our most exciting Technology Adoption Program (TAP).
The position posting is here:
Do you love helping companies change their business with agenda-setting uses of software? Are you a voracious learner, devouring new technologies and industry trends with an unabashedly geeky enthusiasm? Can you quickly digest your learnings into pragmatic, succinct suggestions that help CxO decision makers meet their particular business objectives? If so, join our team to evangelize Longhorn and WinFX as part of the Developer and Platform Evangelism Division.
You’ll work with leading companies and the latest technologies to identify, develop, and drive strategic engagements that demonstrate the business value of key Microsoft platform technologies. You’ll be responsible for delivering:
From a day-to-day work perspective, you’ll:
Your primary technology focus will be the new presentation subsystem codenamed Avalon. It combines an advanced display system with a managed-code framework and declarative markup language. By unifying the way documents, media, and user interface elements are rendered, Avalon enables developers and designers to create visually-stunning user experiences that are simple to develop and deploy. Your job is to help partners exploit the opportunities presented by these Longhorn-wave technologies.
To be successful, you’ll need the following skills: