Senior Program Manager

Last updated 12 days ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

The Azure Storage team is looking for a senior program manager to work closely with customers and partners to deeply understand their needs. Define solutions that incorporate customer, technology, and business requirements and then drive those solutions to production.

This PM will need to be customer obsessed with empathy for customers and partners and ability to work closely with others in an integrated team to further the business. In addition, working with SWE, marketing, and business planning owning specific capabilities, and suggesting new ones.

An entrepreneurial view to try out different ways to grow usage and the business, work with others with different views and strengths, and desire to learn new technologies is required.

Responsibilities

In this role you will be:

  • Defining, creating and delivering new product and business initiatives
  • Working with customers as well as internal and external partner teams to identify feature requirements, assess priorities, gather feedback and define high quality feature specifications
  • Building strong partnerships with development, marketing, and business teams
  • Leading product planning efforts and ability to drive against commitments

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of professional PM experience (preferably in online services)

  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent years experience
  • Experience with data or storage systems 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.

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