Principal Program Manager

Last updated one month ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Are you ready to revolutionize howenterprise employeescollaborate and work together?Microsoft365is evolving to make collaborationeasier, intuitive, more productive, and intelligent.Weare on a journeytoreimagineproductivity experiences and build a platform thatallowsdevelopersto do the same by harnessing the power ofMicrosoftGraph and access to millions of enterprise users.

Joinour newMicrosoft365 platform team andsolve hard problems with us. You’ll be a good fit if you are self-motivated, highly collaborative, and a clear communicator. You understand the essence behind abstract ideas and canframe complex problem spaces with clarity amidst many diverse thoughts. You have an acute attention to detail and a passion for creating magical end-user experiences quickly. You thrive in an environment with high levels of ambiguity, considerable freedom to balance constraints, and have a bias towards hands-on implementation.

About the Position

On our team, you will drivethe modern, web-basedappmodel forMicrosoft365, enabling developers to build deep integrationsacross the product suitethatare easy for users to acquire/use/embraceandthattravel with them across devices and platforms seamlessly. You’ll do this by building a platform that makes it easy for developers to build powerful, performant, high-quality integrations using standard web technologies and tools.You will partner with teams acrossMicrosoft365 and work directly with engineering and design to take a broad view on the platform, thinking not only about the traditional topics of APIs and extension points, but also about how composing these experiences impacts the user experience.

We’re looking for someone who is ready to jump in and be a key contributor on the team, having immediate impact by:


We’re looking for someone who is ready to jump in and be a key contributor on the team, having immediate impact by:

  • Deeply understanding the needs ofMicrosoft365developers (both first- and third-party)
  • Seeking out community input whenever possible, and using their feedback to guide your work
  • Partnering closely within our team and outside of it to deliver the platform
  • Driving the near-term optimization and delivery of the platform as well the long-term strategy for supporting our ecosystem and helping it move forward
  • Thinking big and moving quickly with a sharp focus on telemetry, experimentation, and business outcomes
  • Planningfor and leadingproduct reviews with engineeringleaders across the company



  • 7+ years of industry experience
  • Experience settingplatformstrategy
  • ExperiencedefiningAPIs andplatformextension points
  • Experience shipping at global scale overmultiple releases
  • Experience collaborating directly with engineering and design
  • Passion forbuildingsoftware that humans love
  • Curiosity and self-motivation to explore new ideas
  • Great communication and cross-team collaboration skills

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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