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Sr Project Manager Resume

SUMMARY:

I am an experienced and highly motivated project/program manager with passion for project management through agile practices. I’m a seasoned and certified agile practitioner with go - getter attitude. My experience shows my ability to interact with Sales/Product/Engineering teams and bring together people expertise and technology to solve business problems. I have proven track record to manage cross-functional teams through excellent leadership and collaboration.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Cross-Functional Leadership
  • User Experience Improvement
  • Program/project Management
  • Quality Management
  • Team Management
  • Responsive web UI development
  • Release Management
  • Costing and Budgeting
  • Agile Methodologies, Scrum, Kanban, SAFe
  • Performance and Career Management
  • Enterprise Applications Development
  • Strong verbal communication

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Databases: SQL, My-SQL, MongoDB; MS-Access

Web Development Frameworks: Bootstrap, AngularJS, Backbone, JQuery, LESS

Services Architecture: REST, Service APIs

Software Techniques: Scrum, Agile, Kanban, CMMI

Computing: Java, JavaScript, AJAX, HTML5, VB, CSS3

Tools: SVN, MS Project, Rally, JIRA, GIT, Wiki, Confluence

EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

Sr Project Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing program and projects under the program.
  • Understand the functionality and technicality of the features and deliver projects on time managing cross functional dependencies.
  • Manage multiple projects at the same time under the program
  • Develop a plan and schedule with well-defined milestones
  • Work with different teams and roles like UX designers, business analyst, developers and QA.
  • Ensure project scope through functional and technical reviews with project team and functional leadership
  • Manage internal and external stakeholder expectations
  • Collaborate though all layers in organization to ensure strategic alignment and successful delivery of projects / program
  • Manage release cycles and cross functional dependencies, assess the quality of release through incoming defect flow and taking appropriate action
  • Responsible for identifying risks at project and program level and develop mitigation plan for the same
  • Conduct all agile ceremonies like user story grooming, sprint planning, sprint demo and sprint retrospection
  • Communication to all levels in management to ensure visibility in the program/project execution

Technologies: Elastic Search, Kafka, Java, Angular JS, Mongo DB, Kibana, Rally

Confidential

Project Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing new as well as ongoing projects to meet customer business needs.
  • Mentor development team for adopting agile practices.
  • Identified need to customize development practices to suit business requirements.
  • Managing transformation from traditional development practices to agile methodology
  • Collaborated with clients from concept through final delivery of product or service
  • Responsible for increasing customer satisfaction through quality deliverables and continuous customer involvement though out the execution
  • Act as bridge working closely with UX, development and QA teams and ensure projects deliverables are on time
  • Develop high level plans and schedules
  • Coach development managers for agile best practices, scrum rituals like sprint planning, review and retrospective meetings

Technologies used: Javascript, HTML/CSS, AngularJS, Boostrap

Confidential

Project/ Program Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Identified opportunities, proposed and delivered multiple cutting edge solutions.
  • Responsible for managing large scale client engagements.
  • Managed and delivered projects from inception to deployment.
  • Managed and mentor team of engineers, UX and QA.
  • Increased team productivity through agile practices and reduced development cycle by 16% and rework after delivery by 18%
  • Experience in working with and influencing senior management and executives
  • Built, inspired and managed team of UI developers to deliver large scale enterprise, web and hybrid application
  • Managed finances for projects budgeting 1M with resources 20 to 25
  • Handled multiple projects at a time
  • Worked with sales team for better customer engagements
  • Managed projects with decoupled and scalable UI architecture and design
  • Managed multiple projects for data visualization and dashboards
  • Setup Agile methodologies across all engineering teams and coach teams for best agile practices
  • Created and owned agile project plan, responsible for execution and monitoring
  • Overall effort and sprint planning and milestone reviews
  • Facilitated design, architecture and code reviews
  • Delivered multiple UI projects based on technologies like Angular.js, Backbone, and HTML5/CSS3
  • Established the culture to continuously improve the development quality and use of latest UI frameworks
  • Cross-functional product development, from ideation to sprint planning to deployment and release.

Confidential

Technical Project Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Set up quality assurance team and defined set of development and management processes across organization
  • Raised maturity quality level for organization through CMMI initiative reducing defects after delivery by 20%
  • Establish and improve business operational standards and processes
  • Identified problems and issues across organization and created programs and processes to solve them
  • Managed programs adopting new processes, collect feedback and identify needs for improvement
  • Worked with sales team on leads and to support creating artifacts for answering RFPs
  • Handled client and vendor interactions, status reporting, risks and issue management, costing and budgeting on the projects.
  • Responsible for planning and implementing different organizational strategic initiatives for improving processes
  • Managed engineering efforts and handled multiple projects at the same time
  • Perform yearly performance reviews for the entire team; ensure they have achievable and aggressive performance goals defined.

Confidential, Palo Alto, CA

quality Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Actively participated usability conferences, ASUG.
  • Worked with end users to gather the feedback and articulate it for engineering team.
  • Helped customer understand the SAP Visual Composer set up problems
  • Worked with support team and engineering teams to prioritize customer problems and plan development efforts accordingly
  • Managed customer escalations and took it to closure through collaboration with engineering and field service teams
  • Worked with distributed teams on different initiatives to improve quality and usability

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