Senior HW Program Manager - MDG Microsoft HoloLens, Microsoft Devices Group on the Microsoft HoloLens product in Redmond, WA

TitleSenior HW Program Manager - MDG Microsoft HoloLens
CategoryHardware engineering
LocationRedmond, WA
DivisionMicrosoft Devices Group
ProductMicrosoft HoloLens
Date AddedFebruary 24, 2015
Open Positions1

MDG- Microsoft HoloLens Team is continuing to revolutionize consumer electronic devices. The team is that incubated Kinect and profoundly redefined the way people interact with technology is forming a product development team to change the world again! We are growing team of experienced device product developers, working in a startup environment on redefining experiences with epic technology innovation.

We are developing ground-breaking hardware, software and experiences across computer vision, machine learning, human-computer interaction, and image and video processing, networking and graphics. We will transform our ideas into reality through shipping a first-to-market product.

We are looking for a Senior Hardware Program Manager to be a part of our team


Education - Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, BS/MS

Years of industry experience - 8 minimum

- 8+ years of experience in program management within an engineering development team

- Full responsibility for at least 3 significant delivered-to-market product development cycles in high performance, consumer electronics industries.

- Hardware development experience

- Demonstrated cross-functional experience across multiple geographical locations and time zones

- Excellent written and verbal communication


- Team leadership for cross function product development team

- Interface across multiple cross teams outside of the immediate org (e.g. software and experiences) in driving programs

- Define/execute to product feature requirements and to author application specifications or feature requirements

- Program manage the schedule, deliverables, product costs, and budgets

- Manage vendor engagements, including initial vendor selection.

- Establish legal contracts and author SOW. Obtain quotes, write POs, etc.

- Organize, present, and document technical and program reviews/status to Senior Management.

- The candidate must be willing and able to travel (domestic and international) to support design and manufacturing activities.


Additional skills desired but not need:

Familiarity with Regulatory Compliance requirements

Familiarity with Reliability Test requirements and management


Microsoft 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.
Apply for this job at Microsoft