Office is at the center of Microsoft's efforts to empower our users to do-more. Across mobile, web and desktop we are reinventing how people create, edit and interact with their documents, embracing a core belief that you should have the best of breed experience irrespective of device.
The Integrated Marketing Team is looking for a is looking for an experienced program management lead to manage a team of project managers for the Integrated Marketing Group. In this role, we tell a compelling and cohesive brand story, maximizing our messages across multiple platforms. You will collaborate x-Microsoft with Office and Windows Engineering teams on the integration of key strategic initiatives designed to drive Office growth.
The ideal candidate can create and influence strategy, is comfortable and confident collaborating x-functionally, has industry experience and insight that supports strong business acumen and can bring those insights into a growing development team inside a marketing organization. If you’re excited about the incredible opportunity to help elevate Office digital marketing experiences and are be passionate about building great teams that deliver high quality websites the we’d like to speak with you!
Collaborate with site managers, designers, engineers and QA to reach the best possible version of a feature to bring to market.
Drive features through entire development cycle, from concept to launch, with a strong focus on details, but never losing sight of the big picture.
Translate observations and discussions into detailed user stories and manage the story writing, prioritization, tracking, and acceptance of the product backlog in an agile environment.
Prioritize development activities with engineering teams, perform acceptance testing and lead product launches.
Help your team work together smoothly in an agile process and work diligently to bring rigor to our product development process.
2+ years of experience working in a project management capacity at a consumer-facing web company is required.
Proven record project managing the software development lifecycle of web and mobile applications.
A strong understanding of current web technologies, standards and how the web ecosystem is evolving.
Experience and success in using team-based software development concepts that drive to iterative launches.
Excellent writing, organizational, leadership, follow-up and time management skills.
Ability to quickly understand, simplify, internalize and communicate complex or technical concepts.
Experience with code versioning tools (such as Git, ADO) is required.
Familiarity with development aiding tools (such as Visual Studio, Code Flow, Style Cop) is required.
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