Principal Program Manager

Last updated 5 days ago
Location:Atlanta, Georgia, Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

The mission of the 1ES (One Engineering System) organization is to enhance productivity of engineering teams by building world-class tools and systems to help ship products.

Come join a team that treats team culture as a product that can be incrementally improved through rigorous experimentation, outcome measurement and the best practices of product development. You’ll work with partner teams inside Microsoft and GitHub to build the product roadmap. You’ll create feedback systems to measure the impact of your work through quantitative telemetry analysis as well as qualitative customer feedback.

We believe that team diversity is key to our success. To that end, you’ll help create a work environment that’s inclusive of all perspectives, incentivizes diversity and creates accountability for positive team collaboration.



Help the large Microsoft Engineering Systems teams (e.g Windows, Office, Azure) define their requirements and plan their migration to GitHub.

Contribute to making GitHub the best DevOps tool for the Enterprise by making Microsoft the leading customer to use GitHub and sharing with the industry the best practices. You will work with Microsoft's major Engineering Systems teams such as Windows, Office and Azure, to define their requirements and experience on GitHub to ensure continued security and compliance of the software development lifecycle.

You will also work with GitHub to ensure these requirements are met and contribute to its entreprise solution excellence.



  • 2+ years as part of an Engineering Systems team of a large organization
  • 2+ Experience with major certification (SOC, ISO, FedRamp…) compliance and audit


  • Strong Experience with Azure DevOps
  • Strong Experience with GitHub
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills

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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