Networking is going through a revolutionary transformation as customers transition their workloads to the public cloud. Networking can greatly enhance the overall user experience. A key component of Networking product suite is Layer 7 load balancing. Our vision is to provide network connectivity not only for Azure but for all Microsoft services. Come join the Microsoft Azure Networking team in solving highly visible customer pain points. You can make an immediate impact and delight customers.
In this technical and business focused PM role you will work on product vision, interact with our most important customers, key strategic networking partners, as well as internal engineering, marketing, and business teams to successfully define and deliver comprehensive customer solution. If you enjoy defining new networking services, capabilities and technologies while making challenging business/technical tradeoffs that have meaningful and measurable financial results, then this could be the role for you.
Skills and Qualifications:
Deep application and networking experience
Strong, demonstrated technical problem solving and communication skills
Comfortable working in a fast-paced dynamic environment with rapidly changing requirements
Significant experience interacting with strategic partners and enterprise customers
Track record of making pragmatic business and engineering tradeoffs to ship on time
Demonstrated leadership and strong cross-team skills
Experience in Security solutions like Firewalls, Web Application Firewalls, DDoS prevention, bot detection is a plus.
8+ years Program Management/Product Management experience defining and shipping products
5+ years developing strategic solutions requiring participation across organizational boundaries
BA/BS in computer science or electrical engineering or relevant industry experience. Advanced technical degree or MBA a plus
Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings: Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.
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