People spend upwards of 40% of their computing time on a browser. This translates to billions of minutes spent looking for information, reading articles or documents, watching videos, shopping and doing a lot of productive work on the browser.
Microsoft Edge, the new browser from Microsoft, has already reached over 400 million users worldwide. It’s often the first app customers launch and experience on Windows 10 and a place they visit frequently throughout their day to get things done, making it one of the most important products in the entire Microsoft ecosystem.
As a Program Manager on the Microsoft Edge team, you will work closely with consumers to understand their unmet needs and deliver on differentiated experiences that provide the best browsing experience to our customers. You will also work with talented and motivated teams of engineers and researchers/designers to define and execute on our vision to make everyone more productive, safe, and empowered on the web. You will also define success metrics that tie back to customer outcomes, rapidly prototype and test solutions with your engineering team and iterate frequently while you launch/evangelize new solutions and measure their success.
As a Program Manager on the Reading and Research team, you’ll listen and learn from our customers about what comprises of a great reading experience and then put together compelling scenarios that will 10x the customer base in this area. You will identify new opportunities, use telemetry to analyze usage and feedback and ensure amazing product quality. In our team, you will enjoy success being a strong collaborator and able to effectively work with developers, designers, marketing, and user researchers to plan, build, and ship features that will delight and grow our customer base.
Come join us on our mission to make Edge the most compelling product in the world that redefines what users expect from a browser!
Your key responsibilities include:
– Fundamental user-research to identify/refine both the problem and solution area.
– Collaborate with design team to define the end-to-end user experience
– Define specs and collaborate with Engineering team to ship these experiences
– Work with other partner teams Other feature teams on Edge, Marketing teams, Partner teams like Bing, etc to deliver true ‘One-Microsoft’ experiences.
– Leverage experimentation and data platform to run various experiments and optimize for the desired growth impact.
We are a team that takes pride in our work culture and is committed to building a team where everyone loves coming to work every single day. Expect a fun, fast paced, data driven environment. This is one of the few teams where you will define and design experiences that are used by hundreds of millions of people.
3+ years of related product development experience shipping multiple software products
BS/MS in computer science or related field preferably with an MBA
Proven competency in organizational agility, cross-team collaboration, drive for results, and written and verbal communications
Experience building software products with diverse engineering and design teams and stakeholders
Strong project management skills
Working in agile teams with strong customer focus
High energy and drive to reach out to stakeholders, socialize and drive consensus
Demonstrated ability of independently handling a complex area
Passion for experience design and creativity
Ability to own and become a subject matter expert in a specific area
Ability to connect with customers and draw insights from primary and secondary data
Technical competence and strong analytical skills
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