Are you passionate about building cool devices and technologies? The Surface Team
focuses on building devices that fully express the Windows
vision. A fundamental part of our strategy is having desirable and powerful devices that enable the experiences people want, and elicit their excitement. Creating
these devices involves a close partnership between hardware and software engineers, designers, and manufacturing. We are currently building the next generation and Surface
We are seeking an experienced Program Management Manager
who has a proven track record through several product cycles. You will be responsible for leading the definition and development from concept to prototype to implementation. You will work with internal and external partner teams, executive management, architects, development, quality assurance, user experience, operating system, and manufacturing & supply chain teams to align objectives, create functional specifications, implement a plan, and ultimately deliver a high-quality product. The successful candidate will have effective written and oral communication skills, excellent cross-organizational and project management skills and thrive in a highly innovative, evolving and ambiguous environment.
of 7+ years working as a technical program manager or other engineering discipline defining, driving, and shipping products through multiple ship cycles.
responsibility for the creation of functional specifications, project schedules and building plans to deliver against cost, schedule and performance commitments.
, attention to detail, results oriented, organized, motivated and self-driven.
strategic leadership and analytical skills.
critical thinking and questioning skills.
degree of flexibility - willing to fill in the gaps rather than relying on others.
technical background, especially in electrical or electronics engineering, with a passion for shipping products.
with hardware design.
with hardware partner development is a plus.
required or equivalent experience
product investments to enable vision.
and prioritize the feature set against the vision and strategy.
detailed functional or requirement specifications that enable product engineering to execute.
investments with internal / external partner teams.
the feature set across engineering, business and senior leadership.
the execution and delivery using common engineering tools, triage, tracking and reporting aligning to product milestones.
risks; assess, mitigate, and manage accordingly.
and present program reviews/status to engineering, business, and senior management.
and protect intellectual property.
and international travel required.
is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
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