Ready, Set, Apply!


Known Issues:

There are a few known issues with the portal that we are currently fixing. We ask for your understanding and patience as we work on these issues. If you run into an error different than the ones listed below then please email us at leapsvc@microsoft.com.

  1. Redirect to 'Deadline Error' while portal is open.
    • Please clear your cache and try using a different browser (preferably Edge)
  2. Empty emails.
    • If you receive an empty email, please do not be alarmed. You're application has been received

Important Dates

New Cohort Coming Soon!


Application Process

  1. Steps to apply
    • Login with LinkedIn account
    • Submit resume formatted in Markdown via a Github Gist
    • Submit one-page online application which includes two essays
    • Specify in essays whether you are interested in Software Engineer or Technical Program Manager role
  2. Selected candidates will be invited to interview.
  3. There are two rounds of interviews.
  4. No reimbursement for transportation will be provided.
  5. Candidates will be notified of their acceptance status soon after the last interview.

Timeline

Timeline Graphic

What to expect in the interview

  • Interview questions are focused on three areas:
    • Technical skills
    • Collaborative skills
    • Problem solving skills
  • Whiteboard coding is a standard part of technical interviews. Please come prepared.