Microsoft Corporation SENIOR PROGRAM MANAGER in Redmond, Washington
The Team In Azure IoT, we are an important part of the digital transformation revolution! The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the business landscape and Azure IoT is an industry leader; driving positive change by empowering businesses to achieve more by gaining new insights into their data. Azure IoT is a comprehensive platform that spans device connectivity, device management, gateways, advanced analytics, and command & control functionality. Azure IoT is already in production with millions of devices sending trillions of messages a month. You will be working as a part of the Azure IoT Connected Vehicle Solutions team, where we build IoT solutions to meet the needs of the Automotive industry and Automotive Partners.
Our team enables our customers to achieve more with massive scale, self-managing cloud applications that can be operated in public or private datacenters around the world, enable secure interconnection for millions of devices to and from the cloud, and develop distributed systems capable of scaling to millions of transactions per second at sub-second latencies. To reach a diverse set of developers our team embraces a variety of technologies in building our products (C#, Java, Node.js, Azure, Docker Containers, Kubernetes, Swarm, DC/OS, React, AngularJS, Azure Machine Learning, Azure Stream Analytics, and more).
THE ROLE: You are a program manager who is creative, loves to learn, is passionate about customers, and delivers results. You’ve delivered multiple projects already and you’re looking for a new adventure. You’re excited to be a true customer advocate and influence the next generation of IoT applications that will change the world for the better.
You will be a meaningful part of a growing team that values diversity of thought and recognizes everyone for their personal strengths and desire to learn and grow. You’ll help define and deliver our solution for business insights and analytics as part of our Connected Vehicle team.
Understand where we can show customers and partners business insight and value from the data collected from these connected cars (telemetry data). You will build the Analytics solution by driving feature work and end-to-end customer scenarios.
Examples of Automotive analytics include: Preventative Recall scenarios, Telematics Usage Data (i.e. battery monitors), Driver Analytics, Fleet health, Remote Diagnostics.
You’ll work both independently and alongside other program managers listening and learning directly from customers, and ensuring we are making informed business decisions.
You’re phenomenal at translating ideas into reality by writing detailed specs. Through your close partnership with design and engineering teammates, you are superb at delivering results throughout the entire product cycle.
Your responsibilities extend beyond traditional engineering delivery, as you play the role of messenger to the masses; writing product documentation, samples/demos, and customer/field readiness materials.
You’re excited to travel to tradeshows, customer events, hackathons, and internal trainings to spread your message and promote the extraordinary things your team is building.
• 5+ years of experience in program management or product management
Preferred for the role:
• A positive attitude, customer empathy, and a passion for software development
• Experience shipping multiple software products
• Experience as a feature PM driving customer value through engineering investments
• A capacity to take responsibility for the delivery of customer scenarios
• Good organizational skills and an eye for detail
• Strong written and verbal communication skills and experience writing detailed specs
• A BS or MS in Computer Science, similar engineering discipline, or equivalent industry experience.
• A passion for identifying places we can improve coupled with communication skills to contribute to solutions
On our team, we strive to build lasting relationships, and we make each other better by supporting, mentoring, laughing, and empathizing. We believe strongly that diversity and empathy are key to building great teams and crafting visionary products with global appeal. We value variety in perspectives and backgrounds and work together to create an inclusive environment that supports this. Does this sound like you? If so, we invite you to apply! We can’t wait to hear from you, and we’re eager to see the great things we’ll create together.
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.
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Program management (engineering)