Senior Program Manager

Last updated 8 days ago
Location:Portland, Oregon
Job Type:Full Time

The Microsoft CO&I Renewable Energy Team is looking for a results-oriented individual to optimize our renewable energy portfolio and execute strategy to deliver 100% renewable energy to our global data center infrastructure. The ideal candidate will be responsible for coordinating with finance, management of ongoing portfolio spend at risk, and developing tooling to communicate financial status and renewable energy progress to management. We are seeking a candidate with corporate energy portfolio management experience, carbon accounting and wholesale energy market knowledge, and an analytical skill set that can be utilized to manage P&L for renewable projects.

In alignment with our Microsoft values, we are committed to cultivating an inclusive work environment for all employees to positively impact our culture every day.



  • Improve renewable energy procurement financial performance reporting
  • Develop and execute strategies to improve carbon emissions tracking for markets
  • Create and monitor operational metrics for renewable energy projects
  • Work with the Risk team to develop power optimization models
  • Collaborate within Microsoft to build broad strategies across teams, especially those working on energy and risk management (e.g. Finance, Accounting, Treasury, Tax functions)
  • Support build-out of platform to support and operationalize large-scale energy portfolio from data requirements to performance metrics to standardized reporting
  • Support structuring and negotiations of power contracts in new and existing global regions


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in corporate renewable energy
  • 1+ years of experience with renewable energy credit programs, carbon accounting, power forecasting, portfolio management, wholesale power market operations
  • 1+ years of experiencewith contract and/or portfolio management
  • 1+ years of experiencebuilding relationships and working with industry and internal stakeholders
  • 1+ years of experiencedeveloping power models
  • 1+ years of experience with PowerBI

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree (MBA/MS/MEng)

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