Program Manager II

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

We are a small but growing team that is developing a cloud based application running on Azure that helps teams in Microsoft to manage various categories of spend (in billions) more effectively. We are developing the application with a goal to decentralize budget planning, spend management and forecasting activities and empower engineering and other teams to manage and track their spend with ease. Our application ingests millions of records of transactional data and helps make sense of information buried in traditional ERP systems. With rapid adoption of the solution, we are now building additional features and partnering with various teams in Microsoft to build integration with variety of other platforms and applications including Azure spend.

We are part of the Business Applications Group where products like Dynamics and Power BI live, all within the Cloud+AI division. Our culture is inclusive, fun and high energy and our team members come from diverse backgrounds and we are looking to build on this.

Responsibilities

You will be part of the team responsible for building next generation intelligent financial spend management application that is changing the way how things are done at Microsoft. We are looking for a high energy, communicative, technically savvy PM, who can dive into code and work closely with a team of agile and nimble software engineers. You're the type of person that cares about the value we bring to the customers, you can partner with various teams across the company, and solve challenging problems with creative solutions. The ideal candidate collaborates effectively in a team atmosphere and able to forge relationships with partners inside and outside of Microsoft. If you are passionate about customers and are eager to learn and innovate in financial management space, then this is the job for you.

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3+ years of experience as a Program Manager developing customer-facing solutions, preferably at cloud-scale
  • Expertise in database technology with solid understanding and hands-on skills with SQL Server, SSIS, SSRS, replication, database mirroring
  • Working knowledge of modern database technologies and analytical tools like Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake, Data Bricks, Spark, Azure ML
  • Experience managing projects with multiple work streams and partners; demonstrated strategic planning abilities
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills with proven ability to impact & influence key stakeholders

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelors or higher degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, or related disciplines
  • Knowledge of web technologies, such as JavaScript/TypeScript, HTML, CSS, C#

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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