Microsoft Corporation Senior Program Manager in Beijing, China

We are looking for a Senior Product/Program Manager who is passionate about providing the best online experience for our users and has the attitude to succeed in a rapid development environment to deliver the top-notch Internet and AI products and services. As a key product driver for the Search Platform team, you will be working with a geographically distributed global engineering team to build the Bing (search engine) and AI platforms to enable search services and innovative AI applications.

Responsibilities

In particular, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Lead or participate in defining the platform vision and strategy, own one or more platform/services areas

  • Define platform capabilities and services, driven by customer needs, industry trends and technology innovations

  • Define and deliver service quality to satisfy 1 st party or 3 rd party customers

  • Select strategic pilot partner scenarios to show case service capabilities, drive whole life cycle of scenario engagement

  • Propose key investment to achieve impactful business results

  • Evangelize the platform to general partners/customers, maximize the business values of the platform

  • Lead the internal and external partner communications

Qualifications

You must have strong product/program management skills – understanding the online industry and Internet user behavior, being analytical and customer-oriented, having a proven track record of effectively leading product team to build platform and deliver services, and having strong written and oral communication skills in English. The qualifications also include:

  • 5+ years of experience in building web-scale products or platforms and delivering high quality software solutions

  • Track record in software product planning and management

  • Excellent interpersonal communication and presentation skills

  • Able to work well in a team environment distributed across geographical locations

  • A BS or MS degree in Computer Science or related field

Experience in search engine, information retrieval, cloud computing, machine learning would be a great plus.

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.

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