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Senior Manager Resume

Alviso, CA

SUMMARY:

  • Accomplished, dynamic professional with extensive portfolio of success driving large - scale, complex projects to bring to market new technologies across the computer and television media industries. Specialist in computer hardware platform & system development, set top box & other TV devices, OTT apps, mobile device integration, software, and UI publishing. Finely honed leadership, strategic thinking, relationship building, negotiation, communication, interpersonal, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Career history of delivering business-critical technology development and deployment projects on time and within budget.
  • Proven ability to communicate, collaborate, and negotiate effectively with professionals at all levels of an organization.
  • Technically skilled in: Mac & PC, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, SAP, Unix, ServiceNow, Jira, Bug Tracking Apps.
  • Dedicated to identifying and leveraging opportunities to drive process improvements across all assigned areas.
  • Skilled in leading, mentoring, and training global, internal, remote, and cross-functional teams of up to 300+.
  • Adept at prioritizing, multi-tasking, and managing concurrent projects in fast-paced work environments.
  • Big-picture strategist, with solid hands-on tactical execution and project management skills.

CORE COMPETENCIES:

  • New Product Development Development & Deployment
  • Cross-Functional Team Leadership
  • IT Program Management
  • UX Publishing and Tools
  • Hardware Platform Development
  • Process Improvements Product Roadmapping Mobile Device Integration
  • Budget Administration Stakeholder Relations GUI & Tool Development
  • Vendor Management Client Services Over-The-Top Apps
  • Project Management Supply Chain Mgmt Troubleshooting

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Alviso, CA

Senior Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Led cross-functional team in implementing processes and developing tools for Confidential 's next generation user interface and UI publishing; drove efforts to continually improve processes and reduce hours required for publishing.
  • Drove launch of first-ever pizza ordering app for television, which gained recognition in Wall Street Journal and on Confidential ’s Late Night Show.

Confidential, Cupertino, CA

Senior Engineering Program Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Promoted to serve as Engineering Program Manager within Mac Systems organization; charged with leading development of new product features, prototype builds, scheduling, and budgeting. Traveled to Asia and Europe to plan and manage parts and builds.
  • Reported directly to Director, Engineering iMac. Led small core design teams of 7 and directed larger extended teams as required.
  • Administered multimillion-dollar budgets. Negotiated engineering specifications and pricing to meet per unit goal cost, and wrote contracts.
  • Drove schedules of all integrated parts for prototype builds, final production launches, and bug scrubs.
  • Traveled to sites in Asia and Europe to resolve issues, and facilitated weekly and daily sync-up calls with vendors.
  • Directed development of CPU based hardware, and managed all reporting and analysis of performance and business metrics associated with creating Confidential ’s CPU.
  • Led cross-functional teams including Hardware, ASICs, System Software, Product Design, Graphics, Reliability, Marketing, and Operations in integrating new parts.
  • Launched first-ever flat panel all-in-one computer 1st, 2nd and 3rd generations, 2nd-generation iMac mini, 2nd-generation 17" PowerBook, and 2nd-generation G4 Tower.
  • Developed and implemented worldwide packaging for Confidential ’s new consumer product look, featuring white box with full-color individual custom color boxes in fruit colors.

Global Supply Base Manager

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Reported directly to Senior Director of Global Supply Base Management. Led all global supply base management for packaging, print, media and "In-Box" items for consumer products.
  • Sourced and qualified new vendors, negotiated pricing, quality, and warranties, established and maintained budgets for each product line, and established a mandatory supply base for print and packaging corporate needs.
  • Conducted vendor visits, reviewed quality of samples, managed QBRs, and worked with Product Management and Industrial Design to continually improve designs.
  • Reduced supply base costs 30% for single initiative implemented upon Tim Cook's arrival to Confidential by negotiating lower volume pricing.
  • Earned promotions up from Coordinator of Marketing & Training, Senior Project Specialist Sales, and Senior Procurement Specialist during this timeframe.

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