Microsoft Corporation Program Manager in Redmond, Washington

Over 2 billion people spend 35+ billion minutes on the web each month. Yes, that’s over three million years spent on the web every month. Do you want to help them achieve more?

The Microsoft Web Platform Team works on the core platform components of Microsoft Edge. Folks on our team share a great passion for the web and a desire to make the underlying platform better for all our users every day. The work we do spans across innovating and evolving the web platform and the underlying operating systems it runs on, investing in the fundamentals of the browser (e.g. security, reliability, performance), participating and working with other browser vendors and industry leaders across several web standardization bodies like W3C and ECMA to evolve the web’s functionality, creating tools that help web developers, and maintaining an outreach ecosystem across the web community. Checkout our blog ( https://blogs.windows.com/msedgedev/ ) to see what the team has been shipping and doing.

As our team continues in our pursuit, we are looking for new team players who want to join us in the mission and help impact the shape of the web while helping our users achieve more. We encourage you to reach out to @MSEdgeDev ( https://twitter.com/MSEdgeDev ) account on Twitter to learn more about specifics of our team. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out and engage directly with our team.

Responsibilities

Areas that you will get to work on and influence include:

  • Defining our roadmap https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/platform/status/ and strategy

  • Working with web standardization bodies and OSS projects – ECMA, W3C, Node.js etc. to define and evolve the web platform and its components

  • Improving the fundamentals of the platform

  • Creating feature specifications in co-ordination with your feature crew

  • Building prototypes and driving architectural design

Work cross-team with Azure, Office, Bing, Xbox, HoloLens, and large external Software Makers

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:

  • Degree in CS/EE or 3+ years of software development or program/product management experience

Preferred qualifications:

  • 2+ years of Software Program/Product Management experience

  • One amongst - full-stack web development experience, or experience in improving the fundamentals of web/application/cloud platform(s)

  • Broad understanding of the web platform, web developer workflows, and web tools ecosystem

  • Passion for working with customers and advocating for their requirements to be met by features.

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 at https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest .

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