Yury Averkiev, PMP, Certified Scrum Master

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Yury Averkiev, PMP, Certified ScrumMaster

Vice President of Product Managent Resume


I love to build great products and the challenges and the satisfaction that come with the job delivering products that truly help our customers.

20+ years experience in increasingly responsible positions in software application design, project management, and product management leadership. Committed to professionalism, highly organized, able to see the big picture while paying attention to small details and exhibits excellent communication skills.

Proven track record of transforming a large traditional enterprise R&D organization focused on large on premises products into an agile organization delivering both enterprise on premises products as well as innovative modern SAAS solutions based on modern technologies. Still as hands-on myself as in early days.


  • Responsible for product portfolio management decisions for multi-million dollars in development and product management spent.
  • Managed a team of 30 product and program managers.
  • Founded a software development company that became profitable within the first year of operations.
  • Conceptualized and designed SmartCode VNC Manager, a network management and monitoring solution installed on over 100,000 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 product from evaluation, conception to completion.
  • Proven ability to achieve results in very high-pressure environments and to keep teams motivated.
  • Ability to facilitate both business and technical discussions.
  • Management of large remote and multicultural teams.
  • Strong understanding of Agile software development, SDLC, and Business Analysis practices.

Technical Skills:

  • 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.
  • Office 365, Intune, Graph API, SCCM, Jamf, MDM, BYOD, client computing management.
  • Remote Management and Monitoring / Professional Services Automation software.
  • RDSH, Hyper-V and Citrix remote desktop and VDI-based delivery solutions.
  • UX design


Vice President of Product Management

Acronis, Singapore

2018 to present

Leading international team of product and program managers responsible for product management of all Acronis offerings. A member of the executive team that drives company's business and market. Focused on driving transformation of Acronis product line into next generation Cyber Protection product offering – Acronis Cyber Protect.

Senior Program Manager

Parallels, Inc., Singapore / Seattle, USA

2012 to 2018

Responsible for program planning, execution and coordination of engineering, marketing and sales teams to deliver Parallels' enterprise product portfolio. Products under my control generated tens of million dollars in annual revenue.

  • Defining vision, scope, requirements and user stories.
  • 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 matter expert, worked with the SCCM and enterprise client computing community to build awareness about Parallels' products.

Founder and Director

SmartCode Pte. Ltd., 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.

Project Coordinator

2010 to 2015

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


Has been serving as a member, the secretary and the chairman of the Management Council at Changi Rise Condominium.

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.