Program Manager - New Product Introduction
Location: Austin, Texas, Redmond, Washington
Job Type: Full time
Microsoft’s Cloud business is experiencing explosive growth, and the Capacity, Supply Chain & Provisioning (CSCP) organization is responsible for enabling the infrastructure underlying this growth. Our mission is to deliver the world’s computer with an industry-leading supply chain. CSCP is responsible for strategic sourcing, customer demand forecasting, capacity planning and management, supply chain planning and execution, capacity provisioning, and decommissioning and dispositioning of datacenter assets worldwide.
In Microsoft, we are building the world’s largest supply chain network (Consortium) that brings together manufacturers, distributors, and system integrators to meet core supply chain needs and systematically drive operational efficiencies and revenue growth through the adoption of blockchain and Microsoft best-in-class products and services. Our team won the 2021 Gartner Power of Profession Award and is expanding to serve more high-profile global customers across industries.
We are looking for a technical project manager who can partner with suppliers in onboarding and continued success as they integrate their existing supply chain workflow with a distributed ledger. This role will require a technical understanding of supply chain tools and processes, a technical understanding of API (Application Programming Interfaces) development, and a penchant for relationship management.
Define project scope, objectives and schedule for suppliers seeking to integrate blockchain with their existing ERP systems
Monitor and communicate project progress and performance to stakeholders
Creates documentation and user guides to create a repeatable and consistent onboarding experience
Documents and creates new feature requests based on supplier integration pain points
Directs technical resources to assist with infrastructure deployment and support.
5+ years delivering Software project
2+ years of experience with project management skills to plan, schedule and track technical projects
Understanding of common ERP systems, and supply chain processes
Understanding of API integration, including experience with Swagger, JSON, and Postman
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with all project stakeholders
Prior experience in a customer success or engagement role
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.
Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.