Malcolm J. Lindquist, PMP,CSM

  • New York  New York
Malcolm J. Lindquist, PMP,CSM

Project Manager

Summary

A dynamic Project Manager with a proven history of successfully leading multiple projects -from conception to completion- while increasing stakeholder’s satisfaction. Demonstrates a knack for planning, problem solving and leading teams in an agile environment. Possesses the ability to define requirements, manage scope and communicate with non-technical and technical colleagues. All the above are fortified by a reputation as a knowledgeable and resourceful team member.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2014 - Present

Project Manager

Christie's

Project Manager | New York, New York |

Responsible for managing applications development and SDLC using methodologies such as Agile, Waterfall.Managing global projects in a matrix structure. Worked closely with multifunctional teams to develop and deploy site enhancements.

  • Optimized business processes by facilitating the implementation of new project management practices based on agile methodologies, that promotes streamlined communications and increased visibility
    across departments 
  • Developed creative solutions to connect key data points with third parties such as Google Merchant Center and Criteo
  • Identified opportunities for improvements to the day to day work of cross functional teams,which led to a reduction of duplicated efforts and bottlenecks
  • Translated requirements and bug reports into detailed code specific request that resulted in a reduction of rework and back-and-fourth communication 
  • Managed key company initiatives that put us in a position to support a global editorial staff and provide an industry leading mobile experience
  • Review requirements documents  and coordinate teamwork  amongst Product . Design and Development teams 
May 2010 - Jun 2014

Project Manager

Rodale Inc

~ Project Manager | New York, New York |

  •  Managed development maintenance cycles for key brand websites, such as Fitbie-MSN, Women's Health and Eat This not That: Through continued feature development and performance enhancements, brands saw a consistent YoY growth in unique page views over the last 3 years.
  •  Directed numerous company wide initiatives such as: Site and Template redesigns, Platform Migrations, Hosting Migrations & System Implementations
  • Facilitated the launch of the company's new E-commerce site(Rodales.com) by managing the development of the content site built in Drupal.
  • Successfully closed project by maintaining schedules, Coordinating across multiple groups and Overseeing quality control & User Acceptance Testing
  • Fostered relationships with vendors and business partners to ensure the success of our joint ventures
  • Maintained Rodale's relationship with MSN and managed our joint venture projects(Fitbie &Fitbie Canada): Ensured the Fitbie was in compliance with MSN's Windows 8 requirements and security standards
  • Provided post-video production support for The Biggest Loser Club website 
  • Excelled in my role as the subject matter expert for Rodale's Brightcove accounts by developing templates, researching new feature and providing each brand with a video experience that suits them.
  • Hired as Associate PM and was promoted to Project Manager in
Sep 2008 - Dec 2009

Project Manager

Toluna PLC~

~Project Manager  | New York, New York |

  • Generated over $80,000 of revenue by successfully closing Survey Sample projects.
  •  Successfully Managed expectations by communicating both effectively and efficiently with Stakeholders
  • Preformed postmortem reviews and recommended sampling plans for future projects
  • Preformed QA prior to deploying any surveys to ensure we did not encounter any issues.
  •  Company merged with Greenfield Online in June, which made my position redundant
Jan 2008 - Sep 2008

Marketing Research Assistant

Opal Financial Group~

 Marketing Research Assistant | New York, New York |

  • Responsible for maintaining their database by generating potential sponsors and new leads
  • Executed Direct Marketing Campaigns that brought in $74,000 of additional revenue.
    • Administered email campaign, Mailed conference brochures & Cold called potential clients

Skills

Skills

SKILLS:

Agile & Waterfall Methodologies, Adobe Dynamic Tag Manager,Adobe Suite,  Bloomberg, Brightcove, Demandware, Durpal, HTML/CSS, Jira, Microsoft Office, MS Project. JavaScript, Magento, Maximizer, Mobify, Sitecore, UX Design, Wordpress 

Education

Education
2007

B.Sc

Stony Brook University

Certifications

Certifications
Jul 2013 - Present

 Project Management Professional(PMP),

Project Management Institute(PMI)


Aug 2013 - Present

Certified ScrumMaster (CSM),

Scrum Alliance