Project Manager with experience using both waterfall and Agile Scrum methodologies (Ruby on Rails). Industries include finance, publishing, advertising, medical, non-profit, education and art world. Manage budget, resources and time constraints. Websites, videos, social media, e-commerce, iPhone application. Certified ScrumMaster and Product Owner.
Confidential, New York 4/12-9/12
Senior Web Project Manager/ScrumMaster
In 6 months, solely responsible for planning/implementing Agile Scrum to a high traffic online auction website; adviser to CEO, CTO, CFO and Directors on best practices; lead prioritization/estimation meetings and managed weekly sprints; coordinated with stakeholders, developers, accounting, business development, auction team, Public Relations, design, business strategy and shipping department; gathered/drafted requirements; projects included website enhancements, maintenance bug fixes, social media campaigns and enhancements to CMS and accounting systems; status reports. JIRA, Ruby on Rails, Homegrown CMS tool
Confidential, New York, New York (8/11-3/12)
Project completed in 7 months; title of Project Manager; hybrid role of ScrumMaster/Product Owner in an Agile environment; researched, recommended and implemented best practices to improve sprint cycle; lead client prioritization/estimation meetings; managed weekly sprints; microsites, maintenance edits, bug fixes; manage timelines and deliverables with emphasis on process transparency for stakeholders; gathered requirements; regular weekly status reports; collaborated with product development, brand, developers, Executive Online Editor, marketing, production, design, SEO analyst, third party vendors; Redmine, JIRA; Ruby on Rails; Homegrown CMS tool;
Confidential, New York (11/10-6/11)
Project completed in 7 months; role of Project Manager on the Unilever Dove account; websites, videos and interactive games; lead meetings and presentations; coordinated with onshore/offshore resources which included producers, Information Architects, developers, and QA; Facebook Connect/Comments, social listening; partnered with creative agencies; vendor evaluations; Tridion CMS; Ooyala; Unica analytics
Confidential, Ridgefield Park, NJ (9-10/10)
Project completed in 3 weeks; role of Business Analyst; new business pitch of an Agile project management tool to Samsung.com; coordinated with Project Manager, CEO and CTO; analysis of the organization\'s strategic business needs; process definition and design; configure software and conduct training sessions for business users.
Confidential, New York, NY (5/10-7/10)
Project completed in 2.5 months; role of Project Manager; manage budget, resources and timelines; lead weekly internal/client meetings; processed invoices; websites, videos, iPhone application; WordPress.
Confidential, New York, NY (6/09-12/09)
Project completed in 6 months; role of Web Producer; developed content for Access, a website portal for high net worth clients; coordinated with IT and senior management; hands-on Documentum, HTML, CSS, PhotoShop.
Confidential, New York, NY (2/08-4/09)
Project completed in 13 months; role of Project Manager; managed timelines and resources; supported 325+ online auction catalogues worldwide; design/development of 7 microsites; documented, evaluated and improved processes; trained departments; homegrown CMS and Drupal; liaised between developers, designers, vendors and senior management; coordinated with internal appraisers/cataloguers, Marketing, IT, Legal; managed junior producers; intranet updates; Omniture, Scene7; hands-on HTML, CSS, PhotoShop
Confidential, New York, NY (11/07-1/08)
Project completed in 3 months; role of Project Manager; managed timelines, resources, quality assurance, information architecture; content migration for Investment Banking division; managed web producers in New York and Zurich; hands-on RSS, CSS, SSI, SharePoint and Interwoven;
Confidential, New York, NY (4/07-10/07)
Project completed in 6 months; role of Producer; managed timelines, resources and $800k total budget; websites, interactive games; developed proposals, contracts, and weekly status reports; managed 16 countries including India, Egypt and Japan; developed work procedures/best practices; coordinated with senior management, legal, licensing, marketing, writers,
Confidential, New York, New York (8/06-4/07)
Web Development Manager
Managed timelines and resources for US and Europe technical/content initiatives on Internet/Intranet; analyzed Web Trends reports; worked closely with executives; utilized MS Project, Documentum CMS, SharePoint and Photoshop; provided technical support/training for corporate groups; and facilitated events for knowledge sharing of best practices; Confidential, 25+ intranets
Confidential, New York, New York (9/01-7/06)
Producer/Web Project Manager
Produced daily content updates for Institutional website; hands-on CMS to update 8 public websites; Co-managed content schedules and resources for re-design of Institutional website; wrote detailed web specifications; HTML and CSS; coordinated email campaigns; and trained current and new employees; www.alliancebernstein.com, www.bernstein.com, Confidential,
Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York
Bachelor of Science, May 1996 16 hours Agile Scrum Product Owner Training (December 2009)
Major: Applied Psychology 16 hours Agile Scrum Master Training (December 2009)
Minors: Business and Communications 16 hours Agile Project Management (New York University, November 2009)