Principal Product Manager - Insights, Data Engineering & Analytics (IDEAs)


Location: Bellevue, Washington, Redmond, Washington

Job Type: Full time


Do you want to contribute to an effort that is one of the most critical for the future success of Microsoft and Experiences + Devices? If so, the Insights, Data Engineering & Analytics (IDEAs) team might be an excellent place for you to grow your career.

The Team:

Microsoft 365 is the world's leading productivity cloud offering. The IDEAs’ charter is central to Microsoft 365 business's growth strategy as we provide the end-to-end data fabric that produces business and customer intelligence for growth initiatives. We use cutting edge big data technologies and build data products that drive customer growth, product engagement, and customer satisfaction. We build durable, high quality, privacy compliant data platform as the backbone of Microsoft 365's data strategy.

The Role:

Security, Compliance, and Identity is a growing component of the IDEAs data footprint, and we are growing our expertise in the space; including metric definition and delivery, expanded data catalog, and analysis and recommendations. The position requires ability to innovate & create a new product value, strategic thinking, data platform technology depth, ability to define requirements and roadmaps, and expertise in managing partnerships and business groups. The position requires a self-motivated, driven individual who will be responsible for end-to-end ownership and deliver the product vision.


This position is located in Bellevue, Washington, with 50% worksite flexibilty (~50% on-site, in office). The team is primarily located in Bellevue/Redmond, WA. The position is eligible for relocation support to the Bellevue/Redmond, WA area.




Succeeding in this role will require:

  • High-level understanding of M365 product suite and Windows devices
  • Obsession about understanding customer needs and translating into product capabilities
  • Ability to drive and communicate in a timely fashion across product groups and time zones (primarily working with PMs and Engineers in Redmond)
  • Managing global delivery of highly scalable cloud services
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to effectively negotiate and collaborate across teams and organizations
  • Tenacious and proactive drive for results with a sense of urgency
  • Strong ability to handle significant ambiguity and rapid change
  • Strong verbal/written communication skills for both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Managing executive-level audiences to drive goal completion


Required Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of Engineering, Technical Program and/or Product management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Success in an engineering PM role delivering high-scale on-line or cloud services
  • Experience in Security, Compliance, and Identity a plus
  • BS/BA degree, MS preferred in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical field
  • Critical thinking, intellectual curiosity, strong track record of structuring and solving complex problems
  • Demonstrated strong performance in prior roles

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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