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Principal PM Manager, Security Operations Center

Microsoft Corporation - Redmond, WA

Principal PM Manager, Security Operations Center

Microsoft Corporation



Job #674092254

Does protecting over 1 billion customers and making the cyber world a better place sound exciting? Do you have what it takes to be part of the top security response team in the world? Are you passionate about solving the threat detection and security response challenges of Cloud Computing? Microsoft is seeking a leader for the Security Operations Center (SOC) within the Cloud and AI Platform division to tackle these important challenges.

The Security Operations Center within the Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) is the front line that defends our customers that use Microsoft's Cloud platform and online services. This role requires the successful candidate to lead a highly-experienced team of analysts, investigators, and forensics specialists in addition to working closely with other teams across Microsoft's Cyber Defense Operations Center (CDOC).

The successful candidate will be passionate about strengthening our Cloud defenses and defending customers from emerging security threats. If you are passionate about protecting customers, then this opportunity may be for you. We are a fast-paced team that constantly provides new opportunities to learn and grow.


Lead a team of analysts, investigators, and forensics specialists in addition to working closely with other teams across Microsoft's Cyber Defense Operations Center (CDOC).

Drive key business KPIs.

Deliver accurate and timely security Investigations.

Deliver business insights and drive program improvements.

Drive engineering requirements to improve security posture.

Transform the business to scale with the growth in the Microsoft Cloud.

Partner across the company to drive holistic and comprehensive fixes for systemic issues.

Build customer trust by interfacing directly with external C-Level executives and showcasing our Cloud security strategies and offerings.


Proven team leadership and people management experience.

5 years of experience in either forensics for multiple platforms, security incident response, or investigating and recovering from compromise.

Must be a US Citizen.

Citizenship Verification:

This position requires verification of US Citizenship to meet federal government security requirements.

Desired Qualities:

Demonstrated leadership skills and abilities.

Willingness to take action.

Ability to work effectively in ambiguous situations and respond favorably to change.

Demonstrated sound judgement and follow-through in complex situations.

Excellent interpersonal skills, and effective written and verbal communication skills.

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.

Criminal Justice Information Services Screening:

This position may require additional security measures.

Fingerprint Background Check:

This position will be required to pass a customer required Fingerprint Background Check.

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 ~~~ .

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

Updated 05/29/2018

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Principal PM Manager, Security Operations Center Microsoft Corporation - Redmond, WA, United States


Location: Redmond, WA

Company Profile:
Microsoft Corporation develops, licenses, and supports software, services, and hardware devices. Its Windows division offers Windows operating system; Windows Services suite of applications and Web services, including and SkyDrive; Surface RT and Pro devices; and PC accessories. The company’s Server and Tools division provides server software, cloud-based services, and solutions; and training and certification to developers and information technology professionals, as well as builds standalone and software development lifecycle tools for software architects, developers, testers, and project managers. Its products include Windows Server operating systems, Windows Azure, Microsoft SQL Server, Windows Intune, Windows Embedded, Visual Studio, System Center products, Microsoft consulting services, and Premier product support services. The company’s Online Services division offers online information and content, including Bing, Bing Ads, and MSN. Its Microsoft Business division provides software and online services, such as Microsoft Office system consisting of Microsoft Office, SharePoint, Exchange, Lync, Yammer, and Microsoft Office project and office Visio; and Microsoft Dynamics business solutions, including Microsoft Dynamics ERP and Dynamics CRM, as well as Microsoft Office Web Apps and Microsoft Office 365, which are online service offerings. The company’s Entertainment and Devices division offers products and services designed to entertain and connect people. Its products include Xbox entertainment platform, including Xbox 360 gaming and entertainment console, Kinect for Xbox 360, Xbox 360 video games, and Xbox 360 accessories; Xbox LIVE; Skype; and Windows Phone. The company markets and distributes its products through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as online. It has a strategic partnership with DocuSign, Inc. and Ooyala. Microsoft Corporation was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Redmond, Washington.