Ahmad Abu Quboh

  

Product Manager, Souq.com

Location: Amman - Jordan


Certifications

Certified Scrum Product Owner

Work experience

Souq.com, Product Manager
July 2010 - Present, Amman, Amman, Jordan
Main Responsibilities: • Define the KPI’s that need to be improved, User experiences that need enhancements and features that need to be implemented to add a good value to the business. • Presenting proposals and effective solutions to the upper management regarding implications of proposed plans. • Setting strategic direction based on customer needs and business goals. • Defining the product navigational flow and the user experience need to be implemented. • Writing and delivering BRDs, PRDs and FSDs with prioritized features and corresponding justification. • Define the Product Strategies and Roadmap. • Defining and managing integrations with 3rd Parties. • Monitoring KPI changes after launching the product Work Style • Working in Agile Product Development style. • Prepare for a BRD and PRD review meeting with the stakeholders (Mainly CTO, UX Manager and Country GM’s). • After Approval, breaking down the requirements into stories and load it to Pivotal Tracker. • Work closely with development team to ensure high product understanding. • Monitoring the Product launching process, and keep tracking the impact on the business KPI’s. Products Built: • Orders Shipping, User Verification (High Risk), Order Management, Dispute Management and Order Return, Seller will Ship, Invoicing, Member to member Messaging, Pro-Merchants, Subscriptions, Coupons and many other projects.

Souq.com, Technical Team Leader
February 2009 - July 2010, Amman, Amman, Jordan
Team Leader Responsibilities: • Tasks allocation. • Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel. • Keeping the motivation level high of all the team members. • Ensuring a healthy and positive work environment. • Participate actively in the appraisal process for team members. • Map the manpower needs for the team and participate in the recruitment process. Technical Leader Responsibilities: • Define Flowcharts, Class diagrams, Database structure and other required diagrams for the project • Code Reviewing • Setting code standards • Technical testing • Code writing

Souq.com, Senior Web Developer
October 2007 - February 2009, Amman, Amman, Jordan
Main Responsibilities: • Developing a world-class web projects using PHP and MySQL. • Work as Lead Product Developer. Keywords: PHP, MySQL, Apache, Linux, SOAP, Web 2.0, DB Design, DB Optimization, Query Optimization, triggers, Stored Procedures, Regular Expression, SEO, SQL Injection/XSS Prevention, mod_rewrite, mod_security, cron jobs, shell scripting, MVC Pattern Development, FB Connect, API Security, handshaking, tokens, smarty

Souq.com, Intermediate Web Developer
October 2006 - October 2007, Amman, Amman, Jordan
Main Responsibilities: • Developing a world-class web projects using PHP • Work as Product Developer in the development team Keywords: PHP, MySQL, Apache, Linux, SOAP, XML, AJAX, HTML, JavaScript, CSS