Principal PM Manager

Microsoft

Location: Redmond, Washington, Reston, Virginia

Job Type: Full time

Posted

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- Reshma Saujani

Microsoft’s Sovereign Cloud Security group is looking for highly motivated candidates that can thrive in a non-traditional, agile environment at the cutting-edge of the security market. Our group is responsible for developing security solutions, driving organizational standards for supply chain security, and advancing cyber policy initiatives for all customers, as well as delivering against internal security requirements.

We are looking for an experienced, energetic, and hands-on business minded product management leader to drive supply chain security areas of investment, including security solutions and industry development, KPI initiatives, customer connection efforts, and contracts and compliance integration. Your team will work closely with customers, engineering, and collaborate with key stakeholders across Microsoft to execute our business strategy.

Success in this position requires a broad set of experiences and skills, including excellence in core product management, communication, and leadership skills. Customer empathy and the ability to work at a fast pace and adapt to rapid changes are required. Fostering a positive working relationship with both local and remote teams is a must and cloud services experience is a definite plus.

The succssful candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.

Responsibilities

  • Lead team of Product Managers/Technical Program Managers focused on critical pillars to support the organization’s supply chain security efforts
  • Define the core priorities and vision across pillars
  • Partner closely with engineering and other corporate teams to understand business needs, customer requirements, and build scaled solutions
  • Work directly with our customers on critical supply chain security initiatives
  • Work across multiple teams at Microsoft to coordinate, prioritize, and integrate our supply chain security initiatives

Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience in Program or Product Management with a strong track record of shipping products and services
  • Experience working with cloud security technologies, products and/or services
  • 1+ years of people management experience
  • Citizenship Verification:

    Citizenship Verification: This position requires verification of US Citizenship to meet federal government security requirements.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proven track record of driving decisions collaboratively, resolving conflicts and ensuring follow through
  • Excellent cross organizational collaboration and relationship building skills with partners with the ability to leverage technology and expertise across groups and platforms to drive clarity and alignment
  • Ability to translate business requirements into technology requirements
  • Prior cloud and security experience highly desirable
  • Dependable, self-motivated, self-directed, and able to lead and motivate a high-energy team

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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