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Microsoft Corporation Program Manager 2 in Redmond, Washington

We are looking for a motivated, passionate, curious and deeply technical program manager to join our close-knit team as we seek to overhaul key experiences on PCs in conjunction with our ecosystem partners.

The Print, Connectivity & Services (PCS) team in COSINE provides key functionality to almost every Microsoft customer: end-users, schools & educators, small and medium businesses, commercial enterprises, developers, and more. With technology ranging from a new Azure Print service to Core Print technology across Microsoft, Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), Networking APIs, 3D Print and more, we focus on building the highest quality experiences for our breath of customers. And as a team, we deliver that value through close collaboration, customer focus, and an appreciation for the diverse perspectives, skills and experiences that each person on the team brings.

Responsibilities

In this role, you will be responsible for helping to transform the print industry, ushering in a new wave of modern standards, developing related features in the OS and driving partners toward the standards and features that you have developed. The ultimate goal is to eliminate our dependency on more than 30,000 third-party printer drivers and enable our partners to focus their resources on differentiating features and functionality; the path to accomplish this will be largely dependent on your ability to build a plan, drive consensus and partner with others to achieve this lofty goal.

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience as a program manager, technical product manager, software engineer or equivalent role, or in a role related to technology;

  • The ability to collaborate closely with both internal and external partners;

  • Strong presentation and communication skills;

  • Excellent attention to detail and proven ability to run complex projects;

  • The ability to see the “bigger picture” and focus on end-to-end scenarios;

  • A passion for taking on big challenges and seeing them through;

  • A track record of shipping products/solutions at a large software company;

  • BA/BS degree with coursework in computer science, engineering or related field, or 3-5 years of relevant industry experience

  • Deep belief and commitment to fostering an inclusive environment

Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to, the following specialized security screenings:

  • Microsoft Cloud Background Check : This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.

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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