Microsoft Corporation Business Program Manager, DBD in Redmond, Washington
Microsoft Cloud Operations & Innovation (CO&I) is the engine that powers our cloud services. As a CO+I Business Program Manager for Data Bearing Device Programs , you will perform a key role in delivering the core infrastructure and foundational technologies for Microsoft's online services including Bing, Office 365, Xbox, OneDrive, and the Microsoft Azure platform.
Our infrastructure is comprised of a large global portfolio of more than 100 datacenters and 1 million servers. Our foundation is built upon and managed by a team of subject matter experts working to support services for more than 1 billion customers and 20 million businesses in over 90 countries worldwide.
With environmental sustainability and optimization at the forefront of our Datacenter design and operations, we continue to grow and evolve as we meet the ever-changing business demands that hold Microsoft as a world-class Cloud provider.
As a successful CO+I Business Program Manager, your performance objectives include:
Empower a culture of safety, security, and compliance in all aspects of datacenter operations
Forecast, manage, and report Data Bearing Device Destruction (DBD) OPEX and CAPEX budgets to leadership and finance
Develop and manage DBD Management and Destruction procedures
Develop and manage DBD metrics for supporting leadership and Data Center Operations teams
Define and manage DBD hardware deployments for the improvement of DBD Destruction and Chain of custody
Operationalize new hardware and tooling deployments for the improvement of DBD Destruction and Chain of custody
Partner with CO+I Engineering teams to provide technical requirements and process expertise related to Data Bearing Device tooling requirements and enhancements
Partner with DC Operations, DC Physical Security, DC EHS and CO+I Assurance to ensure all DBD processes, hardware and tooling changes approved and supported
Learn, live, and coach the One Microsoft culture and values.Lead through change by bringing clarity, generating energy, and delivering success
3+ years program management experience
Financial accounting skills including opex and capex forecasting and planning
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering Information Systems, Business, or equivalent
Experience working with Cloud Data Centers
Experience with contract and vendor management
Willingness to support a flexible travel schedule (up to 30%)
Strong aptitude for analytic thinking and solution development
Strong problem solving and negotiation skills
Familiarity with forecasting and statistical concepts
Experience with financial modeling for resource planning
Experience with data security and data chain of custody
Proven capabilities to drive positive business results through cross-group collaboration and partnerships
Executive level communicationexperience (written and verbal)
Ability to interact with diverse technical and non-technical groups spanning all organizational levels
Ability to deliver results in an ambiguous and evolving business environment.
Background Check Requirements:
Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings:
- Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter
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 at https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest .
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