Senior Program Manager

Last updated 4 days ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Are you looking to make a difference in the lives of millions of customers? The Microsoft Edge team is looking for a Program Manager to focus on the Engineering System for the Edge Browser. The ES is the system that powers all of the innovation being developed in Edge – and faces new open source challenges, thanks to the move to the Chromium code base. The ES PM team is in charge of defining our strategy and direction for the Engineering System for Edge – from contributing here at Microsoft all the way through to defining engineering excellence for engineers contributing directly to Chromium. The ES PM team is customer obsessed and data driven, working to understand our developer needs and turn those into strategic features and plans that impact the whole of Edge. Edge Engineering and Program Management organizations are distributed, and you should embrace a highly collaborative environment with a need for highly skilled and adept communications. We expect you to have strong communication skills and be able to build working relationships with coworkers, partners, and customers in locations around the globe.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

As a Program Manager on this team you will

  • Own the product vision for your area. Ensure it aligns with overall product and company vision.
  • Manage the roadmap. Make tough tactical prioritization decisions while helping the team think long-term.
  • Manage and track the progress of features to ship great experiences on time and with excellent quality
  • Derive insights from multiple data sources including customer feedback and telemetry to define solutions that improve the Edge Engineering System
  • Collaborate across teams. We win or lose as a team. Program managers play a critical role in creating alignment between engineering teams, stakeholders, and products. A collaborative attitude is essential to the job.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of professional experience in leading and delivering end to end customer solutions
  • 5+ years program management or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of cross group collaboration experience
  • A working understanding of an end to end software development lifecycle

 Preferred:

  • Demonstrated success connecting with customers, identifying insights, designing and delivering features to address customer needs.
  • A proven track record of partnering with multiple cross-functional teams.
  • A demonstrated ability to independently handle complex assignments.
  • Exceptional teamwork and commitment to foster a positive and diverse team culture.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in improving performance for software or browser-based services
  • working knowledge of git

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