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Melissa H. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 9, 2012

Melissa H.

Expert Product/Project Manager
   United States

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $110

MBA from UCLA. Former employers include: Accenture, IBM, Reuters, and Sony Pictures Entertainment. Start-up experience as well. I have over 15 years of experience building software solutions. I started out as a programmer and now help businesses interact in the most efficient way possible with their engineers. I have an MBA from UCLA and have worked at Accenture, IBM, Reuters, and most currently at Sony Pictures. I have worked in a start-up environment as well, where I did everything from the business plan, to investor presentations,...

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Business Plans Test
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Service Description

* Business Planning
* Competitive Analysis
* Business Requirements Gathering
* Product Requirements Documentation (transactional applications,, interfaces, agents, ecommerce systems)
* User Stories/Use Cases
* Flow Documents
* Functional Specifications (including detailed logic)
* Screen specifications/screenshots
* Test Scripts (including actual and expected results)
* Project Management
* Budgeting
* Managing resources (designers, programmers, testers) both locally (in U.S.) and abroad -- experience working successfully with engineers in India
* Effectively communicate with all team members, with respect, purpose, and efficiency


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Employment

Sony Pictures Entertainment
Consultant
2012 - 2012
StenoCentral
Director, Product Management and Co-Founder
2006 - 2012
Reuters
Marketing Manager
2006 - 2006
IBM
Marketing Manager
2002 - 2005
Accenture
Manager
1995 - 2000

Education

University of California, San Diego
Bachelor of Arts
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Anderson School of Management, UCLA
MBA
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business plans
business strategy
product management
requirements gathering
functional specifications
wireframes
testing
project manager
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