Sona Dube


Senior Principle Program Manager, Symantec Software

Location: Pune, Maharashtra, INDIA


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Work experience

Symantec, Senior Prinicple Program Manager
August 2011 - Present, Pune, Maharashtra, India
Senior Program Manager responsible for release of Storage Foundation and High Availability (SFHA) solutions from Symantec. Manage the Linux platform solution releases and ongoing relationship with Symantec Alliances and partners. Work closely with Product Management, Engineering, Support, Quality Assurance, Product Integration and Strategic Alliances to deliver complex engineering releases on time with right quality. Release Management • Work on Release planning for Storage products integrated releases • Identify Risks and Dependences • Track Release Progress and Risks • Own and drive adherence to Agile Process • Work on Metrics and Progress Reports Customer Management • Work with Customers on early access programs for upcoming releases • Provide product certification for new Linux platforms for Symantec release • Manage and Resolve Escalations - inbound and outbound • Communicate Deployment of patch fixes through Patch Release Roadmap Management of Alliances and Partners • Work with Alliances team on Partner Roadmaps • Early evaluation of Symantec Product integration with Partner Roadmaps • Technical enabling of Storage and Availability Management products on upcoming technologies • Drive joint development, qualifications and certifications - resolve open issues • Integrate partner product certification into Symantec release schedules