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Principal Technical Program Manager

Posted on May 5, 2020 by Microsoft

Austin, TX 78759
Engineering
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Are you passionate about cutting edge of cloud
platform development? Would you thrive on working directly with our
customers' engineers to understand their needs, identify emerging
patterns, and develop new capabilities? Do you enjoy solving
complex problems in novel ways across a myriad of platforms? You
may be the Principal Program Manager we have been looking
for!
The Commercial Software Engineering
(CSE) team is a global engineering organization that
works directly with customers looking to leverage the latest
technologies to address their toughest challenges and transform their industries using cloud-based
solutions. We work in collaboration with Microsoft product
teams, partners and open source communities-to empower our
customers to do more with the cloud. We pride ourselves
on making contributions to open source and make our platforms
easier to adopt.

You will be delivering high-impact engineering
projects using both open-source and Microsoft technologies, in a
community model within our team, and partnering with other
engineering and product teams at Microsoft to align the work with
our customers' project goals. You will be working side by
side with customers and their developers to
build innovative solutions to solve exciting business problems
and collaborating with the Microsoft product teams to improve
our products, ultimately to make it easier for developers
to use Microsoft platforms.

Responsibilities

Drive customer engagements to deliver
well-defined products that generate immediate customer value and
high-quality, broadly applicable software contributions to
Microsoft products and to open-source communities
Serve as Product Owner, managing project
plans, in partnership with domain subject matter experts (SMEs)
within the organization
Lead communications with our customers, within
the team and SMEs to represent our customers' requirements, triage
and prioritize customer feedback, ensure clarity within the CSE
working team and actionable intelligence for our product
teams
Continuously drive excellence in program
management fundamentals to continually build our shared
best-practices

Qualifications
Required Qualifications:

At least 5+ years' program management
experience including shipping complex production systems that run
on a public cloud

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior program management (PM) experience in
managing customer relationships and engagements, triaging and
managing priorities
At least 2+years as lead PM, communicating
directly with customers, issue management to resolution and
presenting projects to key stakeholders, including customer
executives.
Industry expertise in one of the following
industries: automotive, financial services, government, health,
manufacturing, media & communications, retail,
education
Proficiency in creating technical reports,
white papers or case studies
Enjoy travel and comfortable with regional
travel up to 20%
A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a
related discipline or the equivalent


At Microsoft we are seeking people who have a
passion for the positive impact technology can have on the
communities and for making a difference in the world. Within CSE,
we have an informal and flexible work environment and you'll be
welcome to work from home, our offices, customer sites- wherever is
best for you to get your job done. We invest in your health,
wellness and financial future by offering a competitive package
including a wide range of benefits built around your personal needs
and those close to you.

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.

Reference: 886655589

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