Senior Program Manager
Location:
Bellevue , Washington
Posted:
November 19, 2017
Reference:
1080079
Microsoft Teams is on fire! Join us to revolutionize how enterprises can engage better with their employees and customers using Live video and large meeting broadcasting in Teams! If you have joined Satya Q & A remotely, attended any webcasts or seen a Live video on Facebook, then you have already experienced this technology and its impact.



We will be making this experience even better, adding more scale to it and democratize anyone in the enterprise to go live to thousands of users from within Teams. We are looking for a rock star UX PM to envision and deliver an awesome large meeting broadcasting experience. You'll be working in very strong team-oriented environment and will help deliver experiences on fast iteration cycle. You will also be working with other Office 365 and Azure media services teams within Microsoft to deliver a holistic solution for our customers.



We operate in an extremely fast-paced environment with rapid exploration, iteration, and execution. As a PM on our team, you will have ample opportunity to share your work and get feedback from executives and customers. Your colleagues will be among the best in the industry – they’ve earned their stripes in startups and v1 products and share an intense passion for delivering an amazing product and user experience. We’re also a team that likes to have fun, and we build that attitude into our product.



Key Responsibilities:

Lead conceptualization of user experiences for broadcast meetings such as broadcast production, reaction analysis and poll management

Work closely with the UX design, to conceptualize the right user experience and work with the engineering teams, our Skype services and Azure Media Services partner teams to drive requirements into the media stack.

Engage with customers and internal preview users, and triage, prioritize, and address customer feedback for your area

Regularly present new media quality and reliability initiatives to the leader ship team.

Contribute to the overall product strategy and roadmap.

Track all defined deliverables from conception through launch, leveraging established processes, tools, and communications mechanisms



Requirements:

4+ years of program management experience with proven success in delivering end user facing products and services

Passionate about building great user experiences and high user empathy in requirements

Great problem-solving skills and ability to think strategically

Innate curiosity and ability to self-start in an ambiguous and rapidly-changing startup environment

Ability to wear many hats and learn quickly, and the temperament to lead a change in direction when needed

Creative and critical thinking about product features, architecture, and capabilities

Strong project management, leadership, and cross-group collaboration skills

Excellent written and verbal communication/presentation skills through all levels of the organization, technical and non-technical

Solid understanding of web and mobile technologies, service operations at scale, and general ability to ramp up and go deep in new technical areas



Basic Qualifications:

4+ years of program or product management experience

Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field



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. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to askstaff@microsoft.com.

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