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Microsoft Corporation Program Manager 2 in Redmond, Washington

Be a part of the digital transformation revolution! The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the business landscape and Microsoft has emerged as a leading innovator in this field. The Azure IoT team is an open, fun, and diverse team that is building platforms, vertical solutions (Connected Car, Connected Factory, etc.), solution accelerators, and SaaS offerings (IoT Central) to support a commanding share of the 20 billion IoT devices predicted to be online by the end of this decade.

Azure Time Series Insights (TSI) is a core part of Azure IoT offering. Our mission with Azure Time Series Insights is to build the best platform and visualization offering to manage and analyze time series data in the cloud and on the edge, thereby helping our customers draw insights and optimize their business. Azure Time Series Insights service is designed to ingress hundreds of terabytes of semi-structured data per event source and provide fast and easy time-series exploration and analytics, augmented with state-of-art machine learning capabilities, and backed by a flexible, near-real time ingress pipeline, query pipeline, rich UX, and the best-in-class time series storage solution for hot, warm, and cold storage.

As part of this effort, the IoT team is looking for a Program Manager to drive the next generation capabilities for IoT Insights in the cloud and on the edge. Successful candidates will bring a growth mindset, great interpersonal skills, and strong technical background.


  • Driving customer scenarios and product design for capabilities of TSI PaaS service

  • Defining the "why and what" for the features owned in partnership with engineering peers who own the "how and when"

  • Working closely with development, design, and content teams

  • Driving strong partnerships with enterprise customers to understand their scenarios and translating them to requirements for Azure IoT/TSI

  • Embracing an adaptable and flexible organizational culture and thrive in our fast paced and evolving industry/technology

  • Developing strong partnerships with peer teams across Azure IoT to build great end-to-end integrations and experiences for customers


Required Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of professional program management or product management experience

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or related field, OR equivalent industry experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proven product management expertise

  • Knowledge of the market and industry: competitors and customer needs

  • Passionate about customer experiences

  • Strong technical aptitude with a deep understanding of cloud services

  • The ability to partner closely with both internal and external customers and partners

  • Demonstrated excellence in verbal and written communication

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.

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