The M365 Special Clouds Team is looking for a Program manager lead/manager who is obsessed with driving a modern engineering system that focuses on industry leading practices and tools to provide autonomous and efficient internet-scale cloud infrastructure.
Microsoft 365 (M365) is Microsoft's flagship productivity offering with millions of users used by the largest organizations in the world (Fortune 500) as well as the public sector. We provide a distributed, scalable, highly reliable, compliant, and secure service for millions of people.
Microsoft 365 (M365) is expanding its presence in new markets. Cyber-sovereignty is an emerging product area that reflects customer, and in particular government demand for isolated and controlled cloud environments that continue to yield the manageability and feature benefits of the public cloud.
Our charter is huge, and we are growing! You will have a unique chance to make a direct impact on Microsoft’s strategy in this multi-billion dollar cloud-computing market.
Responsibilities Build and lead a team of Program Managers to help define, document and drive Office 365 Sovereign and Regulated cloud solutions; Develop thought leadership and gain buy-in across stakeholders. Gather underlying requirements, formulate objectives, and develop specs.A successful candidate will thrive in a dynamic environment filled with ambiguity and competing demands.Be part of a cross-functional team leveraging Azure and Office to operate the next generation cloud powered by machine learning, extending investments in the world-wide public cloud and drive prioritized requirements across Microsoft, aligned with M365 larger goals and vision.
Qualifications A Bachelors’ degree BS in a technical discipline (CS, Computer Eng, Electrical Eng).Extended experience in Program or Product Management.Extended experience with people leadership/management, coaching, and mentoring.Track record of quickly ramping up on new technologies/tech skills and delivering SW products to external customers. Strong problem-solving skills.Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Ability to clearly articulate technical requirements as well as to contribute to complex design discussions.Strong stakeholder management across orgs and geos/time zones, to drive results.Customer empathy, innovative spirit, strong can-do attitude, and passion for excellence and ability to mine data to help make strategic decisions.
Preferred:Experience as a product or program manager with in-depth knowledge of developing and running cloud based
Knowledge of Azure, O365.