Microsoft - Program Manager
I worked at Microsoft for a year, from April 2010 to April 2011, as program manager on the mobile coupons platform.
Participated to a mobile advertising vTeam (virtual team) focused on competition and delivered a presentation during an internal summit.
Delivered a detailed functional specification of a high-performance, low resource usage C library for fetching and managing ads on mobile devices: Windows Mobile 6.x, iPhone and Android. The specification contained the requirements, the specification of the ad caching algorithm, and the impression and click reporting strategy with exponential backoff.
Designed the threat model of the mobile ad client library. The model got approved by the security team.
Designed and drove adoption of a new type of ad appropriate to mobile devices.
Wrote and drove adoption of a list of core client scenarios with the Bing mobile team for a mobile coupon platform. Made a proposal to the business team that has been accepted. Investigated scenarios and requirements related to billing and fraud components. Delivered a detailed functional specification of these two components.