Do you believe that people and organizations can become empowered through the technology that connects them? Have you built connected application experiences across desktop, mobile and/or web? Do you have strong opinions about what makes for a good API? A good component? A good app experience? Have you enabled others to build on top of components you've built? Microsoft aspires to empower every developer to be successful building applications and services, for any platform. We provide best-in-class integrated development environments and code editors for Mac, Windows, and Linux, and the most comprehensive cloud platform, which is capable of scaling from the simplest to the most demanding global scale applications and services. With the Visual Studio family of products and the power of the Microsoft Graph, we are paving the way for the next generation of developers to build people-centered experiences across all devices. We're looking for a technically strong Program Manager who loves to code, loves talking with developers to understand their pain points, and can turn insight into experiences developers love. Your focus will be bringing the value of the Microsoft Graph to developers building experiences across web, mobile, and desktop, and ensuring that our platform, tools, and SDKs provide the best experiences for developers to leverage the power of the Graph. You'll work with teams across Microsoft to build and deliver on this vision, motivating everyone around you to deliver the best possible experiences for developers. You're passionate about how technology can connect people, about developers, about development tools and think that pouring over feedback and data to better understand and serve our customers is really fun. If you are an avid learner, like to be challenged, have a can-do attitude, and a strong desire to experiment and innovate, this is the team for you. **Responsibilities** In this role you'll have the opportunity to write code and generate creative samples, to be the customer advocate, to create compelling content, to experiment and to measure results. You will work with the biggest names in the industry and community, and some of the biggest teams inside Microsoft where you'll interact with everyone from individual developers up through executive levels. You'll be customer driven and bring passion and critical thinking to how you tackle each challenge. **Qualifications** **Required Qualifications** 5+ years program management experience or developer relations **Preferred Qualifications** Bachelor's or equivalent in Computer Science, Math, Engineering, Science or related field. Proven track record of building apps, using developer tools and processes. Proven track record in delivering successful Desktop, Mobile, or Web projects. Experience with modern client technologies - Android, iOS, Xamarin, React, React Native, WPF, UWP, and more. Hands-on coding, knowledge of development patterns, architecture, developer processes, coding languages and tools. Ambitious, creative and motivated, results orientated. A problem solver, able to work from ambiguous goals to distilled plans. Group collaboration and excellent communication skills. Analytical Skills to drive data and customer-driven decisions. 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. DDJL 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 . Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.