Microsoft Corporation Project Manager, Secure Infrastructure, Microsoft Services in Cambridge, Massachusetts

You excel in Project Management and Leadership - delivering projects on-time, within budget, with high customer satisfaction, and using innovative technologies. You have a passion to help empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more through our Cybersecurity solutions. As you are a keen learner, you are thrilled to continuously extend your mind, using and developing others’ ideas and you are always asking yourself what’s next. You have a desire to be on the edge of innovation and you are willing to help explore and invent the future. If this is you…then the time has never been better to contact us!

Microsoft Services Cybersecurity Team is searching for an experienced services Project Management professional to lead delivery of groundbreaking Cybersecurity projects at some of Microsoft's largest enterprise customers.

As a Project Manager, you will provide relevant, clear and prescriptive advice, grounded in experience, to continuously drive these programs to successful completion. We are a team of trusted advisors that help customers realize their full potential through accelerated adoption and productive use of Cybersecurity mitigations. We actively drive communications with leadership that help our customers achieve their Cybersecurity objectives. You will be responsible for leading engagement delivery within a formal Statement of Work (SOW) to drive predictable outcomes, delivery excellence, engagement quality and customer delight.

Responsibilities

  • Overall Responsibility for Project Delivery.

  • Scope Management & Change Control.

  • Schedule/Deliverable Management.

  • Staffing/Resource Management.

  • Issue and Risk Management.

  • Financial Management.

  • Contract Management (amendments/administration/subcontractor/invoices).

  • Status Documentation/Escalation Management.

  • Executive Relationship Management.

  • Project and Customer Communications Management (up/down/peers).

  • Pre-sales Activities (develop and review SOWs and cost estimates).

  • Process Improvement Initiatives and Mentoring

Qualifications

Required

  • 10+ years of professional experience in an enterprise consulting services environment.

  • 5+ years of Project Management experience in a technical environment.

  • A BS/BA degree

  • PMI PMP Certification.

  • Excellent project management, communication, organization, negotiation and problem-solving skills.

  • Deep project management experience in a consulting organization and broad business and technology acumen.

  • Demonstrated ability to engage in senior level business and technology decision maker discussions related to agility, business value, and end to end technology projects.

  • Ability to travel 40 – 60%.

  • Fluent English verbal and written communications skills.

Preferred:

  • Experience using Agile methodology.

  • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) Certified or Agile/Scrum Master Certification from industry recognized organization

Location/Travel: You may be based anywhere in the West or Central regions of the United States. You may need to travel as much as 40 - 60%, as the needs of the business demand.

Microsoft Services

Microsoft Services consists of 16,000 professionals worldwide, dedicated to empowering every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. We help companies realize the possibilities in a world where cloud and artificial intelligence can transform businesses and industries.

For more information, visit www.microsoft.com/Services.

Join us and be one who empowers billions! That’s incredible reach. When you combine that with your own inspiration, plus the freedom and support to make your ideas happen, you can make a huge impact on how people work and live all over the world.

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.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

tadjobs