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Microsoft Corporation Principal Program Manager in Redmond, Washington

About Azure PIE

Azure's Production Infrastructure Engineering Group at Microsoft. The mission of the Azure PIE's Productivity & Performance team is to make it easy for Azure Engineers & PMs to safely and securely build, release, manage, operate and optimize cloud services at scale with deep insights to drive business growth. We do so by providing dial-tone grade world-class services leveraging the latest in computing technologies, patterns and practices, applying AL/ML practically to solve real business problems. Interested? We’re a highly collaborative team working on one of the most important problems in Azure and all of Microsoft. We’re fun. We’re customer obsessed. We measure success with KPIs. And, we’re looking for a passionate, self-driven individual to join us!

This Product Manager position is part of a team that enables Azure to manage and track service fundamentals across security, reliability, compliance domains and more. We work across all Azure teams and dive into data to deliver the best experiences for Azure.

Responsibilities

You will directly influence Microsoft’s DevOps strategy and business while simultaneously having Microsoft-wide impact. This is a challenge like no other, because of your proximity to your customer; they sit right beside you and have a direct line to you while also delivering part of Microsoft’s DevOps market strategies via Azure. You will work together with design, engineering, and top Service teams @Microsoft to deliver unparalleled experiences for Microsoft engineers.

Your responsibilities include defining the product roadmap by working closely with partners and customers. You will deeply understanding the ecosystem that manages and maintains Service Fundamentals across Microsoft. You will partner with design team on product UX and evaluate designs with engineering teams. You will define a GTM strategy, launch, evangelize your product across Microsoft. This role requires strong product thinking, cross group collaboration and a strong data background. You will be responsible to generate actionable insights to improve Azure offerings and Azure fundamentals. You will get an opportunity to work closely with data and partner with our data science teams to continually drive intelligence in our products. This role requires strong customer empathy, ownership and eagerness to drive clarity through ambiguity.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • 7 years of Product/ Program Management experience

  • Prior experience as a Product/ Program Manager in a technical environment

  • A BS/MS of Computer Science, related field, or equivalent industry experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience with cloud services is desirable.

  • Demonstrated ability to take a project or significant feature from concept to launch.

  • Ability to define and build metrics for service fundamentals to help improve the product

  • Background in Data mining and qualitative analytics

  • Meets/exceeds Microsoft’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role

  • Strong collaboration and communication skills (verbal, written, presentation - to peers and executives)

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form at https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest .

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

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