Product Solutions Manager
Managed entire product lifecycle for 14 web- and cloud-based Smart Grid and utility industry applications from concept to delivery. Provided coordinated development and release planning across multiple product teams. Tracked development progress using agile software development practices and key performance indicators. Gathered stakeholder input for development prospects. Collaborated with specific product owners to prioritize projects and user stories for development and QA efforts across the product line. Transformed product development from a defect ridden, lethargic development effort into a smooth running machine delivering high quality software 3 months ahead of schedule and 27% under budget. Organized several product specific customer groups to promote personal customer engagement. Created company blogs, product-specific Yammer communities, and UserVoice feedback forums to further enhance customer engagement. Developing product strategy to move outmoded desktop applications into a more profitable SaaS delivery model.