Results and detail - oriented professional with comprehensive experience facilitating a variety of integrated digital projects on time and on budget. Seasoned scrum master, committed to supporting empowered, self-managed cross-functional teams.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
- Project Management
- Agile/ Scrum
- Integrated Marketing
- Project Documentation
- Social Media, SEO/SEM
- Resource Allocation
- Digital Marketing
- Email Marketing
- Quality Assurance
- Account Management
SKILLS AND TOOLS:
Project Management tools: Jira, MS Project, MS Office Suite, Smartsheet, Agency, Basecamp, Teamwork.
CMS / CRM tools: Salesforce, Drupal, SiteCore, Kentico, Zend, etc, various Email Broadcast servers, Analytics tools.
Business Analysis / Creative tools: Omnigraffle, Moqups, Balsamiq, Photoshop / Adobe Suite.
Sr. Project Manager / Scrum Master, Springfield, VA
- Facilitated a wide range of day-to-day team and client interactions with multiple assigned projects and Scrum teams.
- Facilitated Scrum team events to ensure that project is proceeding on time, budget, and maintaining high standard of quality: sprint planning sessions, daily stand-ups.
- Served as a Product Owner and managed the client product teams relationship during and after projects.
- Created user stories, Acceptance criteria and maintained Sprint Backlogs.
- Maintained project documentation through the project cycle.
- Developed and manage timelines for various sized projects.
- Manage the scope of client requests to ensure timely and profitable deliverables
- Proactively provided strategic advice and recommendations to help clients reach their business goals
- Proactively predicted and communicated issues/risks and consult with clients and Scrum team leads to find creative solutions
- Continually brought industry knowledge to share with the team and
Business Analyst / Project Manager Consultant, Fort Lauderdale, FL
- Coordinated day-to-day operations of Interactive Department, including resource forecasting and weekly / daily allocation.
- Coordinated medium to large scale development projects from inception to completion. Prepared budgets, SOWs, project plans, post-mortem analysis and reports, etc.
- Gathered business requirements from the product owners and stakeholders and helped translate them to appropriate format based on the methodology.
- Communicated program / sprint updates with local and distributed teams (task lists, feedback, and assignments) as well as stakeholders (progress updates, reports and metrics) on a daily basis on assigned projects.
- Facilitated team events to ensure that project is proceeding on time, budget, and maintaining high standard of quality: sprint planning sessions, daily stand-ups, retrospectives, etc.
- Helped to maintain program backlog and made sure it is accurate; helped prepare release notes based on the stories which were moved into production.
- Assisted and trained other project managers to properly follow Product Delivery processes.
Project Manager Consultant
- Prepare project proposals, quotes, timelines and change orders.
- Ensure production is proceeding on schedule and within budget and scope.
- Supervise job workflow and quality of work.
- Gather requirements and document specifications, organize information.
- Provide budget tracking & reporting, measure profitability upon projects completion.
Project Manager, Fairfield, NJ
- Prepared project timelines, quotes and change orders.
- Ensured production is proceeding on schedule, according to the production deadlines and within budget and scope.
- Prepared status reports and communicate escalations to the officers of the company.
- Supervised job tracking, workflow, quality of work, and daily workload of staff.
- Interfaced with the web designers and developers to facilitate workflow.
- Evaluated current processes and develop standards and systems to more efficiently produce material, and enforce the adoption of new standards and systems across all departments.
- Managed relationships with clients, vendors, consultants and freelancers to obtain the best value and quality.
- Gathered requirements and document specifications.
- Performed Budget tracking & reporting, measure profitability upon projects completion.