|Technical Program Manager - Microsoft Gaming / XBOX|
Company: Microsoft Gaming / XBOX
Location: Redmond, WA and Santa Monica, CA
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 09/13/2020
Expire Date: 11/13/2020
Job Categories: Computers, Software
Technical Program Manager - Microsoft Gaming / XBOX|
XBOX Gaming inspires millions to create together, connects people across the globe, and brings together a community that is among the most active and passionate in the world. We are looking for a passionate program manager to define and deliver new ways to connect people, improve communication, and facilitate collaboration across a wide range of business applications and corporate cultures. Please look at the roles/responsibilities below, and if this sounds like you feel free to apply!
Understand business goals and user needs, collect requirements, and synthesize product plans to deliver maximum impact
Deliver end-to-end product solutions, including competitive research, requirements definition, user experience, and delivery
Validate and improve product solutions over time through measurement and experimentation
Manage dependencies across teams to ensure that features land on time with the required scope
Engage with customers and internal preview users, and triage, prioritize, and address customer feedback for your area
Regularly present new product plans, strategy, demos, competitive reviews, and more to the leadership team
Passion for learning in the gaming industry
Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience required.
2+ years of experience as a Release Manager, Producer, PM or related experience.
The ability to coordinate effectively in a multi-team environment.
Must be detail-oriented, highly organized, and self-directed.
Great communication skills, both written and verbal, able to convey appropriate level of detail for each target audience.
Great time-management skills with the ability to handle fluctuating priorities and projects
Adequate problem resolution and decision-making skills
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.
Company Name: Microsoft Gaming / XBOX
XBOX Gaming inspires millions to create together, connects people across the globe, and brings together a community that is among the most active and passionate in the world. We are a Global organization comprised of teams who work across the full spectrum of Gaming; from teams that work on top franchises like Minecraft, Halo, Forza & Gears of War, to teams who are enabling a new way to play such as xCloud & GamePass. We have an incredible variety of products, teams & challenges ready for you to explore!