Program Manager 2

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

Are you passionate about developers and engineering productivity? Do you want to drive change and impact across Microsoft, GitHub and LinkedIn?

Come join the 1ES (One Engineering System) team. Our mission is to enable the world's best engineering teams with world-class tools and systems that help them ship products their customers love.

Our vision is to enable a new developer be able to complete their first checkin in in a day , have their code validated in minutes, ship their code to customers in a couple hours - and all of that at the scale of Azure, GitHub, Windows and Office.

The 1ES Program Management team is looking for a Program Manager to help to help us drive improvements in engineering processes, tools and services that Microsoft engineers use every day with the goal of helping them to move from ideas to shipping features faster, and with less friction.



The focus of this role is developer productivity, specifically the build space, for the very largest codebases at Microsoft, impacting thousands of developers. You will identify the right build experiences through customer research, write specifications and work across several world class engineering teams & organizations, including GitHub and LinkedIn, to deliver build features that improve engineering satisfaction and productivity.

The right candidate will possess a technical background since your customers would be internal Microsoft developers and their peers. You will be working with multiple large organizations across Microsoft, so you will have the opportunity to influence beyond your own organization chain. Program Management background, demonstrated experience creating, evolving, and communicating feature area specifications, experience with customer research and design methods are essentials skills we are looking for.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or human factors design
  • 2+ years experience delivering features into commercially shipping software products.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical people
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated cross team collaboration and project execution capabilities.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced work environment
  • Experience with engineering systems 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.

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