Project Manager with experience in Project Management industry. Responsilbilities: As pm managed complete suite of mxi products, worked on multiple concurrent it projects with different cross functional onsite and distributed teams/departments i.e. software/hardware development, engineering, product management, purchasing, marketing etc. managed complete project life cycle from initiation, planning, executing, monitoring & controlling to closing. ensured each phase meet scope, timeline and budget and obtained stakeholders approval before phase exit. developed and got approvals on project related documents (scope statement, rfps, project management & communications plan etc.). proactively tracked and mitigated risks and provided timely project performance information to the stakeholders. / overall responsibilities: / *managed multiple, concurrent internal and customer-specific customized projects from concept to delivery. *conducted kick-off meetings; developed baseline project management plans; scope statements and work breakdown structure. *served as liaison between different cross functional departments (software, customer services, engineering, product management & purchasing etc.) and ensured all tasks & targets were on track. *conducted weekly status meetings with onsite and offsite teams (via video/teleconference) to obtain project progressÂ¸ distributed meeting minutes. / *identified internal and external resources/vendors for the projects and developed and updated master project schedule. *identified, escalated risks, prepared and maintained weekly risk registers and monitored residual risks and secondary risks. *worked with project stakeholders to gather requirements to be incorporated in the project management plan. *submitted bi-weekly report to the management on the progress/health of the projects. *calculated cost benefit analysis and at project closure conducted post project analysis to develop lessons learned for future projects. *updated & published project reports regularly on internal wiki for team & stakeholdersâ€™ information..
Masters In Technology Management degree. Coursework: * management priciples fro engineers / * telecom technology management / * issues in telecommunications / * management of design systems / * management of telecom system design / * managements of sotware projects / * software engineering / * integrated product development / * software system analysis design