James Murtha
Skill Score
Seasoned Professional (4/6)
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Information Technology
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Product Manager | Entrepreneur | Led over 100 Projects Successfully

I am an experienced leader, entrepreneur, product and program manager with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. Skilled in agile project management, operations, and cross-functional team leadership. Strong professional with a Bachelor’s degree focused in Business Administration, Management and Marketing, from East Carolina University – College of Business.

Skills
Evaluated for Product Manager and Generalist PM role archetype
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Metrics definition Listening Negotiation Writing and presentation Product vision Business model design Market analysis Product roadmap Build vs buy vs partner Feature prioritization API integration Data retrieval Product requirements User journey and personas User research Wireframes and mocks User feedback review Stakeholder alignment Agile methodologies Performance tracking Growth experiments Pricing strategy Market positioning Digital marketing Sales training and support Marketing collateral Distribution planning Relationship building
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Experience

Product Manager

Program Manager – Technical, Communications and Networking Infrastructure

Led numerous current and long-term projects through multitasking of 25 project managers. Managed scope analysis, project completion, and closing for 15 operations across the Marine Corps, encompassing tactical network installation, training, and administrative and logistics support.
• Led an effective agile process improvement plan that reduced the average days from 11.0 to 3.0, saving the Marine Corps $500k the first fiscal year.
• Built strategic partnerships across multiple business segments to help executives and senior leaders improve management structures and team cohesiveness.
• Increased team success by 40% throughout five companies through deliberate coaching of leaders, shared vision, and recognition of quality performance.
• Managed two teams supporting enterprise-level telecommunications networks. Extending network connectivity across numerous locations in Europe and enabling joint integration that increased worldwide response time and advanced international relations.

Founder and Product Manager

BarBack is a B2B2C mobile application that enables consumers to bypass lines at different venues and increase business revenue.
• Even before COVID-19, consumers/customers didn’t know yet but wanted and still needed a better experience at bars, clubs, stadiums, etc… that included contactless ordering and payment.
• This application can generate revenue for businesses by increasing customer turnover and providing customer analytics that the food and beverage industry has never seen.
• Built relationships across multiple small businesses around San Diego, allowing for effective application testing.

Senior Recruitment Operations Program Manager

Led an effective agile process improvement plan that reduced the average days in process from 11.0 to 3.0, which saved the Marine Corps $700k the first fiscal year.

Product Manager – Technical, Communications and Networking Infrastructure

• Led 120 technical specialists implementing tech solutions that included networking services, cyber security, radios, and telecommunications for military forces.
• Deployed to Southeast Asia as the sole information systems professional and technical program manager for a 1,000-person company.

Degree Programs

Bachelor’s degree, Business Administration and Management, Marketing

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