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Software Program Managers are in charge of implementing software development projects. Typical resume samples for this position emphasize work activities like recruiting and training team members, coordinating work, assigning tasks, allocating resources, guiding other project managers, and making sure programs are completed in time and within budget. Based on our collection of resume examples, these experts should demonstrate project management expertise, leadership, software development knowledge, time management, analytical thinking, and self-motivation. Employers select candidates holding a degree in a relevant field like software engineering or information technology.

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1

Technical Specialist/installation Software Program Manager

Leads team of 75 personnel to manage regional Microsoft/AF Software licensing program and accountable for 80K+ enterprise licenses for 22K users.

  • Engineered Share Point site infrastructure for unit of 1000+ personnel and customers to better collaborate and share 2+ Terabytes of information.
  • Trained 25 personnel to use SharePoint, Developed team of site maintainers to meet Unit Commanders IT needs.
  • Worked with team of 350 to provide communications equipment and support in the 57th Presidential Inaugural events. Programs and events functioned 100% on time with no discrepancies.
  • Led AFDW Software license inventory; meticulously reviewed/validated 65K licenses--saved Air Force $300K/year.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Aerospace Science Engineering
MS
Management
2

Software Program Manager

Managed entire software development life cycle for medical applications while coordinating multi-site (domestic and offshore), cross functional teams.

  • Improved productivity by introducing processes and structure to a new acquisition, which otherwise lacked processes.
  • Managed successful startup of software development activities at an offshore location.
  • Executed all aspects of program management including time and resource scheduling, cost and quality control, team motivation and supervision, risk analysis and mitigation, while managing local and offshore teams.
  • Helped group achieve ISO9000 certification by significantly contributing to process definition. Worked closely with quality, regulatory, export control and legal teams.
  • Reduced defect backlog by aggressively generating matrix and following up for closure.
  • Planned and coordinated training for offshore employees.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
MA
Project Management
MS
Electrical Engineering
3

All-in-one Software Program Manager

Responsible for successful delivery of HP All-in-one software builds worldwide; designed software test plans and strategies, prioritized project resources and release schedules to meet cost and constraints, managed project risks and proactively drove technical issues to resolution.

  • Awarded for exemplary PM practices and performance which consistently delivered multiple cost-effective software programs with short time-to-market.
  • Conducted weekly software readiness meetings to with marketing, HW/SW development, QA, NPI, manufacturing and CPE engineering teams to drive focus and consensus on software deliverables and schedules, discuss project issues, risks and mitigation plans, conducted daily Scrum and technical issue discussions.
  • Managed ODM software teams by assigning clear roles and responsibilities and setting clear expectations and standards. Inspired ODM management team to recognize employee performance to enhance team morale.
  • Increased software test efficiency by 50% thru leveraging testing form ODM labs, reduced $180k software test cost per lifecycle.
  • Conducted project retrospective with ODM teams to develop and execute achievement and improvements plans.
  • Implemented and coached Agile Project Management methodologies with traditional SW development team to improve project transparency and frequent product inspection for better project results and adaptation.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Project Management
BS
Computer Science
Certified Scrummaster
4

System Z Storage Software Program Manager / PLM

Certified Senior & Executive PM

  • Supervised successful project management of [company name] mainframe storage software portfolio (20 ongoing projects). Served as consolidation point, guide, coach and mentor for all project managers in the organization.
  • Expedited the delivery of highest-quality mainframe storage software in support of [company name] storage devices and mainframes. Provided project prioritization and staffing guidance to upper management.
  • Provided leadership, supervision, and direction for innovative product and process enhancements.
  • Attained [company name] Executive Project Manager Certification.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering
MS
Project Management
5

Software Program Manager

Program Manager for all Starfire (Sun's enterprise-class commercial supercomputer) software, driving dozens of software deliveries into Sun's regular operating system releases.

  • Early adopter and trailblazer for software releases via the Web.
  • Organized, planned and drove up to nine simultaneous cross-functional software program teams, most with dependencies and stakeholders outside the business unit.
  • Introduced processes and streamlining that allowed the development organization to increase its capacity and output by almost 20%, while driving schedule accuracy to near 100%.
  • Drove the software side of a new realtime hardware capacity expansion feature from vague concept to finished product in 1-1/2 months, in close partnership with hardware, manufacturing, marketing, legal and business leads. This program deployed virtually all excess hardware inventory into the field, where activations and revenue occurred on almost 50% of what would otherwise be useless stock, or cutbacks in production.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mathematics And Computer Science
6

Software Program Manager

Advanced to manage the Nokia IPSO Core Operating System (IPSO 6.X) for low-to-high end platforms.

  • Point of contact for all IPSO SW projects; collaborated with cross functional teams for Kernel, Routing, Element Management, Certifications and Hardware teams to mitigate potential risks, roadmap planning to ensure customer requests were reviewed and implemented and requirements met for product launch is on schedule.
  • Protected against market share loss through swift negotiations with internal and channel partners to deliver Early Availability (EA) builds to key customers as a joint effort with Checkpoint Technologies.
  • Increased revenue by approximately $1M by creating and implementing SW download process for compact/PC card flash media in the factory.
  • Participated in the Engineering Review Board responsible for analyzing customer/sales escalations and engineering problem reports to ascertain which SW releases required updates and/or immediate hot fixes or security patches to resolve customer issues.
  • Portfolio of SW Products: IPSO 6.0, IPSO 6.1, IPSO 6.0.1 & IPSO 6.0.7
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Organizational Management
7

Sr. Software Program Manager

Program managed cross-functional, international software product teams. Responsible for all aspects of the product life cycle from requirement collection through field support and end-of-life. This involved the management of multiple, simultaneous releases on over 16 different hardware/OS configurations. Represented several business units in large, quality focused corporate initiatives.

  • Architected and drove the field-to-R&D information handoff process definition and execution resulting in 23% increased customer satisfaction.
  • Appointed as the Business Unit Quality representative, reporting to BU GM, to lead the development and execution the Business Unit Quality Plan using CMMI in conjunction with objectives of Corporate Quality.
  • Implemented IP mechanism for shared libraries with legal: Got requirements from IBM as to usage, created infrastructure in the software organization and rolled out content protection and library usage guidelines with the R&D organization.
  • Customized and led a company-wide product development process, Stage-Gate-Waterfall, to be adopted across multiple platforms. This process became adopted by all Cadence engineering teams.
  • Created and implemented a division-wide quality plan and implemented in the largest business unit, working with key R&D managers. Ran Root Cause Analyses (RCA) and software requirement reviews to achieve significant reduction in defect escape rate, increased customer satisfaction, no software recalls, and reduction in critical bugs.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Science And Engineering Management
BA
English Language And Literature
MS
Research
8

Software Program Manager

  • Successfully led OCT software engineering team through 2 major software releases.
  • Managed new releases and issues from the field during explosive growth of installed base.
  • Distributed team involved up to 15 software engineers in local and remote teams (IL, Germany and India).
  • Successfully led anterior segment OCT software engineering team through multiple software releases.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
MS
Biomedical Engineering
9

Mission Planning Software Program Manager

Weapons Branch Chief for mission planning leading 200 personnel; hand selected to lead and manage budgeting, funding, contracting, program execution, integration, interoperability, and configuration control for 9 separate programs spread around the U.S.

  • Developed weapons matrix; reduced cost and increased configuration control
  • Managed $7M budget, tracked Earned Value, Integrated Master Schedule, Statement of Work, Contract Data Requirements List (CDRL), Contract Line Numbers (CLINS), Technical Requirements Document, Life-Cycle Sustainment Plan
  • Developed recovery plan; restructured CLINs and CDRLS to save government approximately $150K in unneeded reporting requirements and was able to keep program going, avoiding a work-stop as well as losing key Subject Matter Experts
  • Authored/Collaborated Mission Planning office base support agreement, briefed Mission Planning Commander and received approval and signature; office is covered by Eglin Air Force Base for vault monitoring, civil engineering, and information technology support
  • Managed branch operations; ensures office of 30 is current on mandatory training, performance reviews, and security clearances. Approving Official for Government Purchase Card, planning and implement computer upgrades and office maintenance
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MBA
Government Contracting
Information Assurnace And Security
10

Software Program Manager

Wrote Functional Requirements Specifications for software releases

  • Wrote regular status reports on software development and testing
  • Managed web broadcasting software projects
  • Planned and scheduled software launches
  • Used product to broadcast the National Democratic Convention, 8/2000
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
C
Technical Writing
BS
Physics
MS
Electrical Engineering

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