Microsoft Corporation Senior Program Manager in Redmond, Washington

Microsoft Cloud and Enterprise (C&E) Security team provides security and engineering leadership for the Cloud platform. We provide security analysis, scan automation and risk reduction for hundreds of Microsoft products & services. Our focus is on smart growth, high efficiency, and delivering a trustworthy experience to customers and security partners worldwide. If you’re passionate about security & are looking for opportunities to make an impact with constant learning & growth, then look no further.

At C&E Security Tools & Integration team, we provide security solutions such as file scanning, static & dynamic analysis technologies along with build system integration. Our security solutions help thousands of engineers across the company & customers improve the security posture of their products & services by detecting security vulnerabilities. Our goal is to provide the best in class user experience by providing high value, high fidelity results with seamless end-to-end integration.

Our team is looking for a passionate Program Manager to drive the development of our security tooling solutions. This high impact role provides a tremendous opportunity for identifying business opportunities, translating them into engineering requirements, participating in the design discussions & ensuring successful delivery of the end-to-end user experience. As the Program Manager, you own the business, build the roadmaps, define and measure success, and drive improvements by collaborating with the engineering team and partners. Your contributions will increase the security posture of some of the largest online services on the planet and help protect Microsoft & its customers.

Responsibilities

  • End to end ownership of critical security solutions, tooling areas that align with business goals

  • Define the overall vision & roadmap for the ownership areas with groomed backlog

  • Participate in the Sprint planning process & manage work-items with seamless execution

  • Drive features that add security value & delight customers by providing best in class experience

  • Identify & drive dependencies by engaging with key partners and stakeholders to meet business objectives

  • Define KPIs & success metrics to systematically measure the business health & drive continuous improvement

  • Constantly evaluate & deliver on business opportunities that extend security value prop to external customers

  • Conduct regular business reviews with management, partners & stakeholders

  • Continuous research in identifying & driving new investments

Qualifications

  • 6+ years of experience in the software industry with 3+ years in Technical Program Management

  • Ability to identify key business opportunities, translate them into engineering requirements

  • Outstanding cross-group collaboration skills with proven ability to drive results

  • Strong business intelligence and data analytic skills including scorecard and KPI management

  • Ability to perform industry & competitive research to provide business direction

  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies

  • Experience working with developer technologies preferred

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent preferred

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 at https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest .

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