I've got a really interesting job opening for an experienced technical PM who wants to work on some fun Web 2.0 stuff. Here's the detail... 

Job Description

DevDiv’s Server & Tools Online team is seeking a highly technical senior program manager to help us build innovative new Community Platform web applications, including forums, community-driven portals, blogs, social bookmarking, a feeds and tags service, plus content management. Our team is focused on transforming MSDN, TechNet and the (new) Expression web sites into the most innovative, community-focused web sites within Microsoft and the industry.

We are seeking a well-rounded senior PM with excellent technical, design and leadership skills. You are a good fit if you have strong passion and experience building great web apps, if you are good at defining and analyzing problems and if you know how to get things done.

This job is a good fit if you… 

  • Have great experience as a PM working on large-scale web applications 
  • Are experienced with web architecture and performance 
  • Understand the social web (e.g. social networking, online communities, web 2.0, etc.) 
  • Are passionate about building great software 
  • Possess great abstract thinking and analytical skills 
  • Have deep understanding of complex web technologies and sites 
  • Care about the details

Specific qualifications include: 

  • Strong technical background with expertise in web technologies like HTTP, ASP.NET, SQL Server, AJAX, JavaScript, XML. LAMP experience also welcome! 
  • Work experience directly related to engineering of complex web sites, tools and user experiences 
    5+ years successful experience as a technical PM. (Microsoft PM experience desirable but not required.) 
  • Strong cross-group collaboration skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to write stories, functional specs and other technical documents 
  • Experience shipping products/web sites 
  • BS or higher in technical field