Are you passionate about leveraging your Software and Networking product and technology skills to enable the scale and reach of Cloud Computing? Do you want to work in an entrepreneurial team, that has a proven track record of delivering industry leading innovations, in a fast-paced environment? Are you an expert technologist and highly passionate about customers, partners, and driving long lasting business value? If so, please read on. Azure Networking operates one of the largest networks in the world. Overall networking is going through a revolutionary transformation as enterprises move their mission-critical workloads to the cloud. Customers use Azure VPN Gateway for secured connectivity from on-premises or devices to Azure. VPN gateway team is looking for a Senior Product Manager to work on high visibility, business critical product features. You will be responsible for developing and driving customer and product scenarios, working on integration initiatives, and partnering with engineering teams to deliver on high value end-to-end scenarios. You will be expected to build in-depth relationships with strategic customers and partners to drive adoption and create long-lasting value for the product and customer. You will have opportunities to create new features and product areas in a broad range of technical areas and integrate with teams in Azure and across Microsoft #aznetPM. **Responsibilities** On our team, your goal will be to deliver customer delight for Azure VPN gateway product. You will do this by working closely with customers, partners, and internal teams to ask questions, take feedback, develop vision and roadmap, enhance existing features and develop new features. You will work closely with engineering teams to ensure platform progresses both in terms of capabilities as well as scale, and COGS. You will formulate and steer product roadmap/direction, interact with our most important customers, key strategic partners, as well as internal engineering, marketing, and business teams to successfully deliver a comprehensive customer solution. If you enjoy defining and using new networking technologies while making challenging business/technical trade-offs that have meaningful and measurable financial results, then this could be the role for you. **Qualifications** **Required Qualifications:** + 5+ years of work experience designing, building and/or implementing software products. Having recent experience with cloud services design and/or deployment is a plus. + 5+ years of working experience in networking/VPN space. + Bachelor's or higher degree in computer science or a related field. **Preferred Qualifications:** + More than 5 years' experience in shipping customer facing solutions or products as a program manager. + Proven ability to design, prioritize, plan, and track large scale programs requiring collaboration with various partner team. + Strong communications skills, critical thinking, and troubleshooting abilities. + Passion for writing and authoring thoughtful guidance, established blog or examples are a plus. + Comfortable working in a fast-paced dynamic environment with rapidly changing requirements. + Self-starter with a strong bias for action, ability to multi-task and yet deliver results consistently. The 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. **Additional Details:** 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 (https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest) . Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.
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