Senior Program Manager

Microsoft - Reston, VA (30+ days ago)4.2

Are you passionate about helping manufacturing, aerospace, and Defense customers pursue their digital transformation? Do you love to dig into technical details to understand the customer requirements? Are you a leader and action-oriented player who drives collaboration across diverse teams, including marketing, sales, and engineering to deliver cloud offerings for the customer?

The Azure Government Engineering team is looking for a committed, talented, self-driven individual who is both technically deep, and is a Supply Chain, Aerospace, and Defense thought leader to join the Washington DC-based product team. If you like mission driven work, stretching yourself, and building a program to support a customer segment for end to end success, this role is for you.

Microsoft’s Azure Government is a community cloud available to U.S. Government Entities and commercial regulated industries like the Defense Industrial Base. The Azure Government cloud is engineered to support the unique compliance and security needs and operating requirements for the Defense Industrial Base. It provides the ability to leverage the cloud for higher security workloads, and ensuring that Microsoft can meet the diverse needs of this market segment. Join a growing team in the engineering group that thinks and delivers end to end from engineering to launch, and help capture business in the DIB.

Driving adoption and consumption of Azure Gov with the Defense Industrial Base.
Providing Defense Industrial Base insights to Redmond-based engineering teams to ensure Azure Gov services best support their needs.
Working closely with sales and marketing teams to grow the Azure Government, supporting events and sales motions to evangelize Azure to Defense Industrial base customer segment.
Taking ownership to remove adoption blockers and to ensure the smooth operations of running the day-to-day service.
Providing technical support and expertise to customers and partners to drive adoption of the platform across the Defense Industrial Base
Identifying and driving best approaches for Azure and customer architecture, engineering and service integration.
Working closely with Redmond-based Azure engineering, operations teams and other internal Microsoft teams to deliver features, capabilities and operational systems.
Highly effective communication and collaboration with customers, partners and across teams
Technical aptitude in service design, architecture and software development
7+ years in a position requiring program management, consultancy, engineering, cloud or government experience
A deep understanding of major DIB requirements
Experience with FedRAMP, DOD SRG, ITAR, DFARS and other compliance/security regimes related to the DOD/defense market.
End-to-end ownership of commitments with the ability to break down ambiguous problems
BS or Master’s Degree in computer science or a related field or equivalent experience
Applicant must be a US citizen and be willing to obtain a US Government Top Secret Security Clearance with access to Sensitive Compartmented Information based on a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI).
Ideal candidate will already have US Government Top Secret Security Clearance with access to Sensitive Compartmented Information based on a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)

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.

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