Principal Program Manager

Last updated 8 days ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Wake up every morning and know thatyouare making a difference.Flipgrid’s mission is to empower everyone on the planet to share their voice and respect the diverse voices of others.We’vefocused on social learners with our short-form video app and service, and a rapidly growing, passionate community of over 100 million educators, learners, families, and organizations across 180 countries. See them atFlipgridLIVE2020 athttps://vimeo.com/438218923.

In general:
We’relooking for creative problem solvers and diverse thinkers—people who care about adding to our team culture and engaging the community we serve. We believe that why we do things is as important as what we do. You should be purposeful, quality-driven, curious, determined, collaborative and able to have fun. 

This role:

Help us scale our offering out to more social learners and creators around the world,working to render meaningful insights about new audiences, and partneringclosely withourengineering, design, and communityteams todefine and delivera portfolio ofsolutionareas for learnersthat accrue progress against our core mission above.

Responsibilities

  • Drive product work across multipleplatformsand releasesusing agile practices
  • Identify new opportunities based on customer insights and the product strategy
  • Develop comprehensive plans that align engineering efforts to the opportunities you identify
  • Plan,facilitate, and communicateproject scoping, execution, issue tracking, and customer adoption
  • Assess and communicate outproject progressacrossstakeholder groups
  • Able to quickly define and redefine workflows to ensure project timelines are met and quality ensured
  • Iterate on the solutions you pursue based on feedback and learnings until results are achieved

Qualifications

  • Minimum of10years ofend user-facing product PMexperience
  • Mastery ofleadingsoftwareand/or servicedevelopment lifecycles and partnerships with engineering teams
  • Mastery of execution against product and engineering program timelines and logistics
  • Accomplished diplomatmanaging partnerships, negotiation, and conflictresolution using honed communicationand presentation skills
  • A sizable portfolio of successtranslating customer insights into measurable success and meaningful impact

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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