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Principal Program Manager Microsoft
Redmond, WA

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Job Description

This is an incredible time to work at Microsoft. Our Cloud First strategy is accelerating, and teams are laser focused on meeting our customer increasing requirements. The Azure Fault Injection team is passionate about, resiliency, reliability, and enabling Azure to scale.

* Bachelors Degree in computer science or engineering, Masters preferred
* 8+ years Program Management experience

Preferred Qualifications

* Demonstrated customer focus and end-to-end thinking for technical projects
* Proven ability to influence and drive strategy across large teams
* Resourceful at finding the right stakeholders and driving stakeholder work streams
* Solid understanding of core Azure services and components
* Experience with Chaos engineering and building cloud services is a plus


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.

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

Our objective is to promote resiliency through fault injection, and we need a senior Technical Program Manager to champion this mission. This is your opportunity to put your mark on a new project with a group of ambitious software engineers.

Responsibilities include:

Engaging and Growing Our Community

A passion to identify and develop a community is very important. You will have the opportunity to network across Azure and grow a community from the ground up. You will set community expectation and collaborate with the development manager to align community and developer expectations.

Your responsibilities include:

* Encouraging and scoping feature requests from community members
* Enabling community contributions in the form of code and documentation
* Consistently increasing active community members

Presenting and Marketing Our Solution

In collaboration with our development team, you will tell the story of our solution via milestone reviews and marketing at events to expand our brand. You will promote the tone, values, and technical achievements of our team.

Prioritizing Feature and Bug Backlog

As a member of our team, you will participate in sprint planning, execution, and retrospectives. We value inclusivity so your voice will be heard. You will represent our community and promote user driven design. Additionally, you will help manage dependencies on other teams and how they align with feature progression to limit developer downtime.

Studying the Azure Ecosystem

Our team will interface with services ranging from Databases to IoT. We embrace a growth mindset, collaborative learning, and failing fast. To succeed in this space, you will need to be passionate about service design, deployment, and telemetry.

Beyond the day to day responsibilities, our organization believes in adoption followed by customization. We support a community source philosophy where collaboration and diversity are encouraged. We have fun throughout the process and create exciting solutions in support of our community!

About Microsoft

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