We are the Azure Edge + Platform team that brings the Azure Kubernetes Service on-premises, enabling application developers and IT administrators to run Azure-enhanced Kubernetes experiences anywhere. We deliver Azure Kubernetes Service on Azure Stack HCI ( https://docs.microsoft.com/azure-stack/aks-hci/ ) and Azure Stack Hub ( https://docs.microsoft.com/azure-stack/user/azure-stack-kubernetes-aks-engine-overview?view=azs-2108 ). Beyond this we are the team that defines the roadmap for all Microsoft Kubernetes Services outside of Azure (on the Intelligent Edge). We are looking for program managers who are passionate about understanding customer needs, enjoy deriving insights from customer/product data, expect to use the product (and adjacent technologies) to better understand customer experiences, and take pride in their ability to work with others to deliver results. In this role, you will engage directly with our customers to gather requirements and influence the Intelligent Edge Kubernetes roadmap. You will also work with open-source projects in the Kubernetes ecosystem and identify opportunities to use existing cloud native technologies whenever possible. We are a diverse and inclusive team that encourages everyone to be their authentic self while working towards team, organizational, and personal goals. This role is open to fully remote workers. **Responsibilities** **Responsibilities** + Work with internal and external customers to understand requirements, gaps, and opportunities aligned with the team and company vision + Develop feature and product specifications including technical details, use cases and success metrics, leveraging both the Microsoft 1 st party developer capabilities as well as OSS. + Deliver technical and high-level presentations to internal and external audiences, including feature/product documentation. + Represent Microsoft in conferences and other customer outreach opportunities. + Actively engage with the Azure Stack and Kubernetes/Cloud Native Open-Source community. **Qualifications** **Minimum Qualifications:** + 2+ years in a technical role. + BA/BS in computer science/related fields or equivalent experience. **Preferred Qualifications:** + 4+ years in a technical role. + BA/BS in computer science/related fields or equivalent experience. + Experience with Microsoft and Open-Source development projects + Experience with Kubernetes + Familiarity with the cloud native technology stack, and PaaS offerings in Azure and other public cloud vendors 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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