Principal Program Manager

Posted a month ago
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Redmond, WA, United States
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Are you passionate about creating compelling mobile experiences? Do you thrive in an entrepreneurial environment? Are you always thinking about that next great product idea or asking “how do we improve on this” then going out and getting it done? 
 
We are a team that operates at the confluence of a mobile-first, cloud-first, AI powered world. We are iOS and Android product managers, developers and designers who build beautiful, truly useful products that touch the lives of millions of people around the world. We create new, delightful mobile experiences and have a habit of shipping 5 star apps. We have fun together, and thrive in a supportive team culture that is always looking to learn and improve.
 
We are looking for a Principle Product Manager to help us on our journey, and we hope that person is you!  
 
Who we’re looking for:
Are you a product manager with Spidey-senses? Do you have great product instincts and just know what makes a great product, but can back it up with research and data?  We’re looking for a rock star product manager that can lead a team through a full product lifecycle, rinse and repeat. 
 
Who we are:
We are a consumer and mobile focused product team in WebXT (Web Experiences Team). Our organization works across Search (Bing), Content (MSN), Maps, Ads, and Browser.
 
Our group operates in dynamic Asian centers of innovation (Beijing, Suzhou, and Tokyo) and builds products for the global market.
Responsibilities
• Lead the ideation, technical development, launch and growth of mobile products on iOS and Android
• Lead the vision of how we create a segment leading mobile product
• Contribute to vision, strategy, and roadmap of the larger organization
• Drive product development with a team of world-class engineers and designers 
• Define and analyze metrics that inform the success of products
• Collaborate across the company and across continent including Beijing/Suzhou, Redmond and other locations
• Lead and grow a team of PMs
Qualifications
• 5+ years product management or product design experience
• Experience in creating consumer-facing mobile products strongly desired.
• Proven track record in demonstrating user empathy and customer focused engineering
• Exceptional communication and presentation skills (English compulsory, Mandarin a bonus) 
• Ability to inspire and build alignment without authority
• BS/BA in Computer Science or related technical field is ideal

 

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. 

 

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Principal Program Manager
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