Wednesday , May 29 2024

Project Manager – Microsoft Careers

Website Microsoft

Job Description:

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.Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work

Job Responsibilities:

  • Flexibility & adaptability. This is a hands-on project management role and will suit those individuals who are passionate about detailed project management.
  • We need those prepared & motivated to get involved and we rely on initiative, tenacity and focus to get projects across the line, with a goal of always exceeding expectations.
  • Technology. You will need to rely on your experience delivering complex, technical projects and the unique challenges faced with these types of projects.
  • Specific technology is not so important (ideally Microsoft) but a good breadth of knowledge is essential.
  • Embrace Growth Mindset and Diversity. Maximizing the contribution of every individual allows us to infuse diverse thought as a natural part of the way we innovate.
  • We are looking for people who work open-minded and make best use of the power of teams and diversity.
  • Impact. We want people who can make things happen – you will need to re-plan, come up with fresh ideas, start again and stay positive when the pressure mounts.
  • You will be communicating with senior stakeholders with very high expectations and we look for those who can focus on delivering the best possible outcomes while always staying focused on delivering the expected results.
  • Core project management skills. We need solid core Project Management skills including financial management, planning, scheduling, reporting, resource management, communications, risk management, dependencies, scope, time quality & budget.
  • You will be responsible for overall delivery execution and success; driving predictable, consistent high quality delivery resulting in strong positive customer satisfaction.
  • Projects can vary in size of budget and duration, as well as the level of complexity of those projects.
  • They can also vary significantly with respect to the technologies being deployed, as well as the types of client and scope of work.
  • Projects can range from two weeks to three years, encompassing anything from Enterprise
  • Consulting to a wide range of infrastructure and business productivity solutions, on to large scale applications development and change management.

Job Requirements:

  • The role requires up to 60% travel to and from our customer sites; this will be predominantly in the country you are based, but potentially across EMEA.
  • We also often support projects remotely so skills in managing complex projects remote from customers’ sites are also very much needed.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Track record of IT delivery: experience within an IT services/consulting company where you have delivered customer facing projects as part of an external IT service, in the role of day to day project management including staffing, milestones, cost management, deliverables.
  • Passion for technology: experience in either infrastructure, cloud, security, or productivity solution implementations is essential.
  • PMI PMP (or alike) Certified Project Manager desirable
  • Excellent communications (up / down / peers / cross team)
  • Experience in supporting contractual & commercial management and execution
  • Executive relationship management and communications skills
  • Fluent spoken and written English

Job Details:

Company: Microsoft

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Cairo, Egypt

Application Deadline: N/A

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