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Microsoft Corporation Program Management: Full-time Opportunities for MBA Graduates in Boston, Massachusetts

Every year, we welcome thousands of university graduates from every corner of the world to join Microsoft. You bring your aspirations, talent, potential—and excitement for the journey ahead.

At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more and when you begin your career with us, we empower you through the Microsoft Aspire Experience (https://careers.microsoft.com/students/us/en/microsoft-aspire-experience) . Those hired into this role are invited to participate in this two-year learning and development experience where you'll build your network, cultivate intentional capabilities and gain perspective into the career opportunities across Microsoft’s many exciting businesses.

We’re a company of learn-it-all’s rather than know-it-alls and our culture is centered around embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. Does this sound like you? Learn more about our cultural attributes (https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/culture) .

Are you ready to join us and create the future? Come as you are, do what you love—start your journey with us today!

Responsibilities

Role Description

Applications to these opportunities are considered for all available Program Manager roles, including but not limited to, those described below.

Program Manager

Overview

Program Managers (PMs) are the in-house advocates for millions of people worldwide who predict and research how software is used and work closely with Software Engineers (SWEs) to ensure our products exceed people's expectations.

Responsibilities

Program Managers are focused on improving our technology solutions. You work collaboratively with teammates to ensure our products exceed customer expectations. You communicate throughout the process to understand progress towards delivery, technical challenges, and to provide clarity on customer needs using a data driven approach. Work cross-functionally to guide products from conception to launch by translating business requirements into products and services. You will be expected to demonstrate an ability to learn and adopt relevant new technologies, tools, methods and processes to leverage in your solutions. As a Program Manager, you are dedicated to building software to empower every person and organization on the planet to achieve more.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • A bachelor's or master's degree in engineering, computer science or related field and/or 3-5 years related experience in relevant fields eg: engineering, business, marketing, information technology, operations, finance.

  • Currently pursuing or have completed a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

  • Ability to demonstrate understanding of computer science fundamentals that affect code implementation and customer experience.

  • Some experience building software or technology for customers beyond the classroom environment is preferred.

  • Demonstrated ability in feature definition, design and feasibility.

  • Familiarity with managing complex project schedules and nurturing cross-group collaboration.

  • Demonstrated ability in estimating development time and relevant challenges to delivery.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and a desire to create an open and collaborative team culture.

  • Demonstrated skills in negotiation and conflict management.

Visit our Careers FAQ Page (https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/) to learn more about the interview process and answers to commonly asked questions.

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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