Senior Program Manager

Microsoft’s mission is to empower every person and organization on the planet to achieve more. This is what inspires us.→ https://www.microsoft.com/sr-latn-rs/

We are the Azure Data teams, part of the Azure organization in Microsoft. Azure Data teams present interesting challenges in big-data, cloud, storage and open-source technologies. We build reliable, highly scalable and highly performing distributed systems for data analytics on Azure. We are creating a planetary scale storage system, which can scale to Exabyte of data (yes, that’s 18+ digits). Azure services team is building next generation globally distributed, elastic scale, multi-mode cloud database services. It is designed to enable developers to build planet-scale applications. This is an opportunity to be part of a very agile team, which takes on hard distributed problems and ship impact features at a rapid pace.

Microsoft Program Manager (PM) is a member of a software engineering team. The main focus of a PM is to make sure we build software that our customers will use and love.

Microsoft PM is a position with a technical role, similar to those of a product manager, technical product manager, or a product owner in other international software companies and Silicon Valley startups. As part of our product development cycle, we meet users, design new software features, develop and preview them with users iteratively and evangelize the new features to the world.

Responsibilities

  • Liaising between the development team and the rest of the world – the customers, the user experience designers, partners, etc.
  • Analyzing how Microsoft’s products and products from the eco-system are used
  • Identifying how we can help people achieve their goals more efficiently
  • Transforming identified users’ needs into functional design of a new software product, or new features in existing products
  • Tracking how users respond to new features and validate progress towards the set goals

Qualifications

  • 5+ years in the software engineering industry, with required experience in Product Management or similar role
  • Bachelor or equivalent university degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or related technical discipline
  • Strong technical background and understanding of software engineering principles, with demonstrated ability to come up with solutions and conquer new technical domains
  • Strong creative, analytical and critical thinking abilities
  • Entrepreneurial spirit – being self-starter, finisher and sociable player with a -can do- attitude
  • Ability to analyze, articulate and communicate complex issues
  • Ability to write clear scenarios, project requirements and specifications in English

Application

Please submit your application on the following link below. Our team is going to contact you as soon as we start our hiring round.

This position can, but does not have to, be a position of direct employment with Microsoft, i.e. it can be a position through external agency.

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.

Prijavi se do 23/08/19

Lokacija — Beograd

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