Product Manager at Vertafore
Coconut Creek, FL
Computer Software & Solutions International LLC
December 2017 to May 2019
Coconut Creek, FL
March 2006 to December 2017
Client Service Analyst, Web Team
July 2002 to March 2005
● Manage product development process including Daily Stand-ups, Product Backlog, Product Design, Product Backlog Estimation, Sprint Planning, Release Planning, Defect Tracking, Defect Suites, Sprint Retrospectives, QA Testing & Automation, Hot fixes, Sprint Releases, and Major Releases.● Maintain transparency through the development process to Internal Stakeholders.● Work with customers, key partners, and colleagues to define a product vision... ● Manage product development process including Daily Stand-ups, Product Backlog, Product Design, Product Backlog Estimation, Sprint Planning, Release Planning, Defect Tracking, Defect Suites, Sprint Retrospectives, QA Testing & Automation, Hot fixes, Sprint Releases, and Major Releases.● Maintain transparency through the development process to Internal Stakeholders.● Work with customers, key partners, and colleagues to define a product vision and strategy.● Create the Product Roadmap and present it to Internal Stakeholders, Partners, and Clients.● Meet with Directors and Implementation Managers monthly to review their Implementation Roadmaps and align them with the Product Roadmap.● Gather requirements from Implementation teams to be used for Product Backlog and Designs.● Present Product Risks and Risk Mitigation to Executive Management on a weekly basis.● Facilitate Product Training to employees, including client case studies.● Maintain Product Management SharePoint site for employee reference and training.● Present at sales opportunities and events. ● Provide detailed requirements including researching options, defining use cases, workflows, and doing screen mock ups.● Work with User Experience / Design resources to help visualize requirements into prototype● Support development of marketing collateral materials to include product sheets, whitepapers, blogs, pamphlets, videos, and presentations.
What company does Steven Lazar work for?
Steven Lazar works for Vertafore
What is Steven Lazar's role at Vertafore?
Steven Lazar is Product Manager
What industry does Steven Lazar work in?
Steven Lazar works in the Information Technology and Services industry.
💼 Past Experience
Product Manager at Dogfish Software, Inc● Create the product roadmap (including product requirements and goals) ● Define the product use case ● Personify the product ● Manufacture the product ● Ensure product reliability ● Ensure product safety
Steven Lazar has a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from Florida International University, which he received in 2007. He also has a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Rutgers University, where he studied from 1998 to 2002.Steven Lazar has been working as a business professional for the past five years, primarily in the United States. His professional work has included managing businesses in the information technology and marketing industries. Lazar has also worked as a research associate for the RAND Corporation, a United States polling research center.When Lazar was fourteen years old, he started his informal learning experience Meltdown in Association with Rutgers University. Lazar found a computer lab in the chemistry building on campus, and since he had no experience programming, he started coding. Lazar enjoyed his coding experience so much that he kept up the practice through high school and eventually graduated from Rutgers with a degree in Computer Science in 2002.Lazar has been working in the computer industry for over fifteen years, and has held various positions at both national and international companies. Lazar is currently a Manager at a technology company in the United States. In his previous positions, he has lateralized responsibilities as well as developed and managed teams of employees.In his current role, Lazar is responsible for the business and technical strategy for a technology company in the United States. He has also been involved in the development of a new product and its rollout within the company. Lazar is highly skilled in managing teams, and has a proven track record of successful product launches.
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
● Update and monitor pricing structure, services and products for accuracy and consistency with changes in market conditions. ● Participate in all aspects of the development, management, and deployment of the IMS Health web applications.•Overall, Steven Lazar has extensive experience working with product development, customer service, and QA. He is experienced in managing Project planning, Defect tracking, defect suites, and product releases.
Extraversion (E), Intuition (N), Feeling (F), Judging (J)
5 year(s), 4 month(s)
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