team within Microsoft Devices
envisions, creates and manufactures the award winning XBOX
gaming and entertainment platform. The team that revolutionized the gaming and entertainment world by designing and delivering the XBOX ONE Kinect
is a progressive, diverse, and exceptionally creative group of professionals. We pride ourselves on a high energy, high impact work environment that empowers everyone to do their very best work.
The Xbox Devices Team
is looking for an experienced technical Program Manager
who has a proven track record of leading multi-disciplinary teams in the development of innovative consumer devices. Are you up for the challenge?
As a senior program manager, you are responsible for leading a cross-functional engineering team of Electrical
, etc. from initial concept to high volume production. At the same time, you are challenged to meet program goals for product performance, quality, safety/compliance regulatory requirements, product cost, schedule, and development budget. You are also responsible for coordination with Product Planning
, Usability Specialists
, and Engineering
to define the product, solidify the business case, and author the product specifications.
Our definition of program management is one of the most comprehensive, most complex, and most challenging in the industry. You are held accountable to every element of the program. Are you ready?
and manage the Product
and execute the program to deliver in spec, on schedule, under budget, a safe, reliable, compliant, high-quality, secure product for mass production
leadership and collaboration of cross functional and cross-organizational product development team.
best practices and formal processes of Program
management and Engineering Excellence
statement of work and manage development partners & contract manufacturers.
component and supplier selection and qualification, including contract negotiation and supplier management.
, present, and document technical and program reviews/status to Senior Management
and protect intellectual property.
and lead development builds at the contract manufacturers.
and understand competitive landscape in both product and business terms.
and international travel required.
- 8+ years program management experience for hardware products in a fast paced environment.
- Full Program
management responsibility for at least five significant delivered-to-market product development cycles in high volume, consumer products industries.
leadership in working throuplex problems in a multi-disciplinary environment.
- BS/MS Electrical
or Mechanical Engineering
background in product development.
with broad range of technologies such as USB
interpersonal, communication (written and oral) and collaboration skills.
with team building, collaboration, and managing resources.
, results driven, risks cognizant
working independently and as part of a team to solve difficult technical, quality, cost, and schedule challenges
comprehension of consumer electronics technologies and landscape
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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