Are you passionate about creating new devices and experiences? The Surface Team is defining the next generation of products to engage and delight our customers.
We’re looking for a talented program manager who will collaborate across disciplines to drive the planning, implementation and subsystem integration efforts for the next generation of Surface devices.
Strong understanding of device fundamentals like Performance, Security and Reliability.
Passion for collaborating and working with Subsystems like Power, Thermal.
Drive Software / Firmware (SWFW) program for a device program
Drive definition of SWFW requirements, dependencies, work breakdowns, implementation plans and SW integration planning across all disciplines
Collaborate with silicon vendor as well as OS and Apps teams to drive E2E SW program planning
Define SW schedule for the device program
Drive the execution and delivery using common engineering tools, triage, tracking and reporting aligning to product milestones.
Drive SWFW planning for device program HW builds and work with MTE and Factory teams to ensure SW bring-up and enablement of HW builds
Anticipate risks; assess, mitigate, and manage accordingly.
Organize and present program reviews / status to engineering, business, and senior management.
Minimum of 8 years of experience in program management or other engineering discipline defining, driving, and shipping products through multiple ship cycles.
Held responsibility for the creation of functional specifications, project schedules and building plans to deliver.
Enthusiastic, attention to detail, results oriented, organized, motivated and self-driven.
Strong strategic leadership and analytical skills.
Solid critical thinking and questioning skills.
Outstanding track record of accomplishing results in a matrixed environment, working collaboratively across boundaries and influencing other teams
Excellent communication skills
High degree of flexibility - willing to fill in the gaps rather than relying on others.
Experience with Android is a plus.
Experience with hardware partner development is a plus.
Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree is a plus.