Dave Molinari
Functional Resumé

Project Management
People Management
In the Media
My Training
Call Centers
My Awards
IT Management
SW Development

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Professional Summary

Highly skilled and accomplished People Manager and Global Project and Program Manager offering an exceptional track record in software delivery and business operations and development. Consistently recognized for an uncompromising commitment to producing quality business solutions that enable businesses to meet and exceed corporate goals and objectives. A solutions-driven professional who combines technical skills with operational expertise in leading project teams to excellence. Accustomed to dealing with cross-cultural environments having worked in Russian and US markets.

Areas of Expertise

  • Project Management and Implementation

  • Building and Cultivating Trusted Relationships

  • International 3rd Party Outsourcing

  • eCommerce and Web Design Project Leader

  • Cross-cultural Communications

  • Agile and Scrum Team Development

  • Business and Process Improvement

  • Effective Communication within Organizational Levels

  • Metrics and Performance Management

  • Collaborative Problem Solving

  • Skilled Presenter and Teacher

  • High Performance Leader and Mentor

Education and Certifications

  • Masters in Business Administration, University of Portland, Portland, OR.

  • Bachelors of Science in Commerce (Finance), Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA.

  • PMP Certification, PMI Project Management Professional, Portland, OR.

Technical Skills

  • C#/.Net

  • SAP

  • Microsoft Office; Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project

  • Remedy Call Center Software

Project/Program Management

  • Served as Project Manager for site selection of first Russian-based Intel site in Nizhny-Novgorod 

  • Launched Intel’s first Russian Marketing Center

  • Interfaced with local government officials and acted as Intel-company representative

  • Led a team of 40 Agile-Scrum developers in the development of world-class eCommerce business applications for Intel’s worldwide Sales and Marketing Group

  • Managed global stakeholders to ensure that all projects were delivered on time with high quality utilizing C#/.Net and SAP applications.

  • Delivered high-profile, mission-critical sales applications which are still in world-wide use to handle the majority of Intel’s orders and commission tracking using Agile Development techniques.

  • Project Manager for Information Security Operations Team of 23 support engineers, protecting 30,000 Unix and Linux systems at 50+ worldwide Intel sites.

  • As Program Manager for Asset Management Operations Team of 17 logistics specialists, was responsible for managing all asset tracking processes for over 50 Intel sites.

Operations Management

  • Served as site co-manager of Nizhny-Novgorod, Russia facility consisting of 500 employees establishing anchor point for Marketing initiatives

  • Developed the Nizhny site into a strategic software development site and operation hub for Intel Russia by establishing strategic site-specific metrics and monitoring budgets of multiple functional organizations..

  • Represented Intel in building solid relationships with governmental agencies, charities, media and educational institutions.

  • Managed development team responsible for call tracking system built on Remedy architecture

  • Managed Service Desk, Logistics Support and Back-up and Restore services for 2000 internal engineering customers.

Training, Team Development, and Presentation Skills

  • Recruited, selected and hired high performing team at Nizhny-Novgorod location including Finance, Marketing, Human Resources and Software Development positions.

  • Designed and implemented Training and Development protocols and materials for Russian site which are still being utilized.

  • Mentored and coached team

  • Acted as Intel company spokesperson for press conferences and media interviews.

Professional Experience

Project Management Institute (PMI)                                                                                       
VP of Marketing-Portland Chapter
2011 - Present
Writer/Author, Book and blog excerpts: http://davemolinari.wordpress.com  
2009 - 2010
Intel Corporation  
  • EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) Software Development Center Manager                 
    Nizhny-Novgorod, Russia
2006 - 2009
  • Site Co- Manager 
    Nizhny Novgorod, Russia  
2004 - 2007
  • Director, Project Manager; Russian Marketing Center                                                    
    Nizhny Novgorod, Russia   
2004 - 2006
  • Manager/Program Manager, IT Tech. Support Team-Engineering Computing                  Hillsboro, OR.     
1999 - 2004

Honors and Awards

  • Intel Nizhny-Novgorod Volunteer of the Year
  • Intel Russia/CIS Recognition Award
2005 & 2007
  • Divisional Recognition Award:  IT Asset Management
  • IT Information Security Team:  Anti-Virus Mitigation
  • Divisional Recognition Award:  Service Request System Development Team