Farhad J

Program Manager - 19 Years of Experience - Near 92127


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- SW program manager, drive the overall platform SW execution and schedule, identify and resolve issues, apply risk management and deliver the SW Stack and product. Achieved silicon SW launch in the market within 2yrs at Intel. Cross-functional business experience Business development, strategic alliances, HW and SW engineering teams. - 15 years of wireless telecommunication work experience, which includes Program/Project management of handset/Network approval and software or hardware support teams achieving results for CDMA, and GSM/UMTS - Achieved 24 Product Acceptances within 8 years at Nokia for Europe, APAC, North and South America - Responsible for providing technical leadership in the requirements development, design, implementation, integration, and testing for product program(s) - Responsible to provide a high level of technical contribution and participate in technical project management, Participates in the resolution of significant technical issues that arise as well as evaluates the business case for potential and ongoing technical activities - Extensive knowledge and understanding of multiple engineering disciplines as well as comprehensive project management skills to meet deadlines or milestones - Strong knowledge of software product management, software development lifecycle and processes, project management concepts, principles and critical thinking skills. - Handle multiple projects and products according to the launch plans for the various product programs as well as sync and managing product Marketing, Operation, Factory, SW, HW, certifications and Quality - Excellent understanding of EU operators and at&t requirements, testing and Acceptance process - Proven project management skills with the ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously and successfully. - Owner of Program execution, scheduling, SW resource allocation, budgeting, status reporting to upper leadership, managing a cross functional team of 25 leads, identify and prioritizing risk assessment, mitigation and execution - Ensure roadmap/requirements baseline, project priorities, requirements change control, driving synchronization across several development teams - Sustained all activities between Nokia and customers until a positive approval response related to the phone is accomplished. - Ability to improve processes and procedures, establish first line customer support. - Developed and delivered training programs and scheduling. - Experienced in day-to-day processing of complex Silicon, Android SW Stack, Terminals, networking systems, including generating input, analyzing output and problem solving. - Excellent knowledge regarding planning, resource allocations, and technical consultation to Intel, Nokia and Ericsson customers. - Self-starter with strong communication skills with both upper and lower management. - Excellent language skills in English, Swedish and Farsi. - Exceeding computer skills (MS office, MS Project, Adobe Photoshop, Agile, Scrum, JIRA, Bugzilla . ..etc). - MPM (Master Program Manager) certified - BS in Computer Science.