Senior Program Manager in Redmond, WA

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5 - 7 years

Posted 7 weeks ago

Privacy is one of the defining issues of our time. As technology becomes more engrained in our lives and our work, people want to understand how and why their data is collected and used, and they want to be able to make appropriate choices. We have longstanding commitments to privacy and have regularly taken steps to give customers more information and more choice. At the same time, we are always looking for opportunities to do more.

The Program Management team in the CELA Privacy and Regulatory Affairs group focuses on making Microsoft leadership in Privacy consistent and transparent. We use the best of Microsoft's PM and data science practices to work with Engineering and CELA colleagues to make sure Microsoft can be confident in our practices as we become a Privacy industry leader.

Our Program Management team is expanding, and we are looking for a Senior Program Manager to drive some of our major initiatives which seek to comprehensively and efficiently safeguard the broad range of user personal information that Microsoft controls and processes.

Responsibilities

Critical skills for this position include a demonstrated ability to drive complex initiatives in cross company environments with a collaborative approach to problem solving. A successful team member will be able to define technical specifications and gain support for those specifications from key stakeholders across multiple teams. The Ideal candidates will have a solid grasp of cloud services.

Qualifications

Knowledge and Experience:

Undergraduate degree and 5+ years of technical and/or feature program management experience

Proven experience of working with a range of stakeholders to deliver results which balance business and technical perspectives

Track record of managing multiple projects with consistent high-quality and timely execution

Highly effective communication and collaboration skills

Demonstrated analytical and writing skills, including a proven ability to draft clear technical specifications and documentation

Experience working with and deriving insights from data

Experience managing security or privacy compliance related engineering programs and/or dev ops is a plus.