Yury Averkiev, PMP, Certified Scrum Master

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IT Project and Product Manager Resume Singapore Seattle

Yury Averkiev, PMP, Certified ScrumMaster

IT Program Manager Resume


Accomplished professional with nearly 20 years of experience in facilitating IT Project Management and Software Development initiatives. Delivers efficient and reliable IT solutions and excels in building/leading teams in high-pressure environments. Committed to professionalism, highly organized, able to see the big picture while paying attention to small details, and exhibits excellent communication skills.


  • Founded a software development company that garnered profits within the first year of operations.

  • Led the design and development of several software products that received numerous awards and industry recognition.

  • Conceptualized and designed SmartCode VNC Manager, a network management and monitoring solution installed on over 60,000 computers worldwide and utilized by several Fortune 500 companies.

  • Mentored and coached several employees that went on to receive promotions to Project and Product Management roles.


Managerial Skills:

  • Being involved in a program from evaluation, conception and completion.

  • Proven ability to achieve results in very high-pressure environments and to keep teams motivated.

  • Ability to facilitate both business and technical discussions.

  • Strong understanding of Agile software development, SDLC, and Business Analysis practices.

Technical Skills:

  • Expert in building client/server, web-based and network management applications

  • SCCM, Mobile Device Management, BYOD, client computing management, VDI

  • C++, C#, ASP.NET, .Net technologies, WPF, C++, STL, COM, ATL, WMI, MFC, QT library

  • UML, XML, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Jira, Bugzilla, Team Foundation Server

  • Microsoft SQL Server, SQL Azure, Access, MySQL, Pervasive.SQL


Program Manager

Parallels, Inc., Singapore / Seattle, USA

2012 to Present

Responsible for program planning, execution and coordination of engineering, marketing and sales teams to deliver Parallels’ enterprise product portfolio.

  • Managed several multi-million dollar software development programs.

  • Developed and maintained vital relationships across multiple internal and external departments with stakeholders, partners, and customers.

  • Provided technical support to sales team as they prepared RFQ/RFP responses.

  • Wrote functional specs detailing the development of various product features.

  • Acted as a subject mater expert, worked with the SCCM community and MVPs to build awareness about Parallels’ products.

Founder and Director

SmartCode Solutions, Singapore

2004 to Present

Oversee day-to-day functions of a software development company specializing in the development of network management, remote desktop, and screen sharing solutions. Assemble and manage multidisciplinary project teams for product development.

  • Directed strategic planning, product development and life cycle management of several products.

  • Managed projects with budgets ranging as high as $10M.

  • Established strategic vision and elevated organization's profile throughout the IT community.

Project and Product Manager

Parallels, Inc., Singapore

1999 to 2004

Initiated and managed several highly visible projects within the organization. Coordinated with other internal departments, including Quality Assurance, Product Operations, and Production Support. Supervised and conducted architecture, design and code review activities. Mentored and coached staff.

  • Successfully delivered several high-profile software projects, with budgets ranging as high as $5M.

  • Developed WBS, Project Plan and Best Practices for software development team where none existed before.

  • Designed, architected and participated in the development of a client-server framework containing more than 600,000 lines of C++ code.

Sr. Software Developer

Parallels, Inc., Singapore

1998 to 1999

Acted as Team Leader on Pervasive.SQL Control Center project. Contributed to software requirements design. Led software development and QA efforts. Supervised junior developers.

  • Designed and implemented an application framework that is in use on several high-profile projects.

  • Pioneered agile software development mythologies, such as “extreme” and pair programming.

Programmer Analyst

Euro Inter-Soft, Moscow, Russia

1996 to 1998

Participated in the design, development, and implementation of one of the first large scale Java-based CRM systems. Planned and performed regression, unit, and system testing.

  • Designed and implemented Java-based GUI toolkit that allowed WYSIWYG editing of forms.

Programmer Analyst

SPURT Ltd, Moscow, Russia

1995 to 1996

Was involved in implementation of several Borland C++ based applications that were used to manage and monitor proprietary hardware components.

One of the co-authors of the SharpBox (sharpbox.codeplex.com) cloud storage programming .Net client library for Dropbox.com.

2010 to Present


Chairman of the Management Council at Changi Rise Condominium; lead a council comprised of 12 members.

Jan'2012 to Present


Pragmatic Marketing: Foundations, Focus, Build

Pragmatic Marketing


Project Management Professional (PMP)

Project Management Institute (PMI)


Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)

Scrum Alliance


PMP Mega Exam Development Workshop

Project Management Institute (PMI)


Microsoft Office Project 2007, Managing Projects (MCTS)



Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 - Application Development Foundation (MCP)



Developing Desktop Applications with Visual C++ 6.0 (MCP)



Rational RequisitePro Tool Training

Rational Object-Oriented Analysis and Design With UML

Rational Requirements Management With Use Cases

Rational University



Moscow State Institute of Electronic Technology (Technical University)

M.S., Computer Science

1995 to 1997

Moscow State Institute of Electronic Technology (Technical University)

B.S., Computer Science

1991 to 1995


Languages: fluent English and Russian.

Citizenship: Singaporean.

Age: 39.