Senior Product Manager - Microsoft Defender
Herzliya, Tel Aviv, Israel | Engineering | May 08, 2022

Microsoft 365 Defender is experiencing explosive growth and innovation protecting people, services, and devices around the world. Our vision of ‘security for all’ includes solutions that go beyond managing endpoints to secure the cloud, identities, and services of a customer’s security strategy, including solutions outside of the Microsoft Security portfolio.

We are seeking a motivated Product Manager to help bring new & differentiated security solutions to market through the combination of best-of-breed and best-of-suite security capabilities. You will partner with security, services, and engineering teams to create, scale, and deliver new security solutions that are driven by innovation, quality, and reliability. The scale of Microsoft Security, Compliance, and Identity operations means that you will be partnering with a diverse, worldwide team ensuring that our solutions are best in class for the world.

If you are excited about creating new business value and amazing customer impact through core technical innovation, power of collaboration and a startup like mindset, then this is the role for you.


This Individual contributor role will require you to work across multiple teams with focus on following responsibilities:

Customer focus: In this role, the Product Manager will work with internal and external customers on understanding/anticipating their needs and identify differentiated integration & innovation opportunities to solve the problems and delight the customers.
Product Definition: The Product manager will convert customer requirements into crisp, prioritized product roadmap that bring inuitive, efficient expoeriences for the admin and security persona, The PM will own the backlog, specifications with clear objectives and key results to measure success.
Technical Excellence: The Product Manager is responsible for working with engineering ensuring that the product truth is grounded in technical excellence. The PM will be expected to continuously identify opportunities for leveraging automation and AI at scale to help meet/exceed the scale, performance, security, reliability, operational efficiency goals for the service and business.
Data Driven Decisions: The Product Manager will be responsible for defining KPIs, ensuring every aspect of the service is instrumented and delve deep into the data to identify key insights and drive decisions based on them.
Collaboration: The Product Manager will identify and own problems and collaborate with partner teams to solve them. The PM will be expected to create an inclusive environment that brings a diverse set of ideas to the table to deliver innovative, high quality, timely solutions to the problems.
Operational Excellence: The Product Manager will work with each component team ensuring we have high confidence project plans and execution rhythm leadings to timely, high-quality delivery.



• Bachelor’s Degree or above in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, 

  Computer Science, Product Management, or related fields
• 5+ years in shipping technical products & cloud services as a product manager

  through cross-team collaboration
• An understanding of Microsoft Security technologies, cloud technologies and

  modern security operations
• Strong cross-team collaboration skills
• Experience with designing end to end systems
• Strong technical problem-solving skills
• Data analytics skills and ability to drive data driven decisions
• Passionate customer advocate
• Relentless drive for results
• Excellent written & oral communication skills




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. 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.


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