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Microsoft Corporation Senior Program Manager in Bangalore, India

Do you want to join a world-class engineering team in India and work on hard technical challenges? Are you interested to work in a globally distributed team with an exceptional record of innovation and execution that has made us one of the largest businesses within Microsoft? If yes, keep reading…

Azure SQL Database is a fast-growing platform as a service that is attracting application developers and enterprise workloads to the cloud. Our team is responsible for mission critical functions such as point in time restore, default disaster recovery and long-term retention for millions of databases. Our team also supports hybrid scenario’s such as replication between on-premise and cloud databases and migration of data to/from cloud. We are looking for engineers who will help us advance the state of the art in these areas. This is a great opportunity to learn and work on the internals of enterprise class relational database engines, solve hard problems and build a highly-scalable and reliable data service. You will be working in an environment where innovation is valued and will have an opportunity for direct impact on functionality, scalability, security, performance, manageability and supportability of the Azure SQL Database service. We need collaborative developers who can think big and find creative ways to meet these challenges. Come join us in the Azure Data SQL India team!


In addition to having a passion for technology, we are looking for a program manager who thrives on helping customers succeed. The successful candidate will take part in shaping our vision and define the capabilities and experiences to ensure we are building targeted, differentiated security features for Azure SQL. It is expected that the candidate will be able to assess and evaluate emerging trends in IT Security and Information Protection and interact with other teams in Azure, the field, marketing and with key decision makers from our customers.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering or Mathematics or Physics or IT technical discipline or in place of 3+ years of internship or 3+ years of industry engineering experience.

  • Subject matter expertise in information protection and data security.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of Program Management/Project Management experience with 6 years of industry experience

  • Excellent communication skills, ability to lead without authority: communication skills are a key component of this role with audiences that include customers, peers and at times executive leadership

  • Ability to evangelize products and features with customers for adoption

  • 1+ years of programming experience Enthusiasm, integrity, results-orientation, self-motivation, and resourcefulness to succeed in a fast-paced competitive environment

  • Desire to work collaboratively

  • Familiarity with major regulatory compliances e.g., HIPAA, ISO, and privacy laws, e.g., GDPR