Microsoft Corporation SR. FASTTRACK PROGRAM MANAGER in Redmond, Washington

Are you interested in working for one of the most exciting products in Microsoft, passionate about 1exceeding customer expectations and advancing Microsoft's cloud first strategy? Are you interested in a start-up like environment, passionate about cloud computing technology and driving growth in one of Microsoft's core businesses? If so, then look no further than the Azure Customer Experience Team! Microsoft Azure provides customers with on-demand and infinitely scalable infrastructure and platform for customers to build, host, and scale service applications on the Internet through Microsoft’s global data centers.

FastTrack for Azure helps customers onboard to Azure, getting them on track to “build it right, architect it right, the first time”. FastTrack takes a solution-centric approach, providing customers with Microsoft Azure engineers, tools and best practices significantly increasing customer success with Azure.

Our team is looking for you, a Senior Program Manager that brings great teamwork, positive attitude, high-energy leadership, and engineering execution to our customer-focus team chartered with enabling a world-class experience for Microsoft Azure cloud platform customers. This role is a very strategic role integral to overall planning and operationalization of the FastTrack for Azure program.

Your areas of responsibility include:

• Lead, design and build the operations framework and

governance model that enables FT to become a highly efficient

scale engine that drives positive customer outcomes.

• Drive execution and provide automation improvements to drive

efficiency in onboarding customers to Azure

• Own, develop and execute a quality Rhythm of the Business

(ROB) process that tracks success & efficacy of the program,

customer impact and the return on investment.

• Own the relationship with Azure Service engineering teams,

C+E Marketing, Partner groups and field leads with a focus on

stakeholder alignment, driving program efficacy and business

value.

• Utilize standard project management methodologies in driving

highly effective, predictable, and repeatable processes

You possess the following attributes:

• Real day-to-day customer-facing experience and empathy

• Developing and executing strategies to drive profitable growth

• Excellent technical writing and formal presentation and

interpersonal skills,

• Keen ability to communicate ideas effectively with executives

and engineering teams

• Assembling, leading and working within strong cross-group and

matrixed team environments

• Track record of problem solving and using pilot programs,

prototypes and growth hacking approaches

• Great analytical skills and high intellectual horsepower

• Ability to easily transition from high level strategic thinking to

creative and detailed execution.

• Real-world smart, logical and able to learn new areas quickly

Requirements:

• 5+ years’ experience delivering large program and project

efforts in a high technology environment

• Technical proficiency in one or more cloud technologies. MS

Azure preferred.

We are looking forward to meeting you!

Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings:

Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter

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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. Program management (engineering)