Yuri A.

Product Management | Software Development | Strategy | Media | Information Technology

United States of America

Professional with 19+ years of experience working in the Information Technology. Currently in the Media industry. Specialize in Product Management, Software Development and Strategy.

  • Digital & Broadcast Media
  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Staffing & Recruitment


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Head of Product, Publisher Services

Ask Media Group
1 year
Current position
Sep 2021 - Present
Home to the iconic Ask.com website and headquartered in Oakland’s thriving downtown, Ask Media Group is a collection of websites that help curious people find the information they need....see more

VP of Product

1 year
Jan 2020 - Jan 2021
Responsible for end-to-end product strategy and delivery of a Series A job search / career management startup

Founder and Publisher

Storius Magazine
4 years
Current position
Jan 2019 - Present
STORIUS is an online magazine about the art, craft, and business of storytelling. Featuring perspectives of professional and emerging authors, filmmakers, marketers, and other creators,...see more

Head of Product Management, Kindle Content Lifecycle

2 years
Jan 2017 - Jan 2019
Responsible for global business models, services, processes and content strategies that bring digital books from publishers to Kindle customers.

Sr. Director of Program Management

7 years
Feb 2009 - Jan 2016
Led a team of 50+ Program Managers responsible for analysis of customer feedback data and addressing key customer concerns in a broad range of Microsoft’s products and cloud services in...see more

Product Unit Manager, Enterprise Social Computing

5 years
Feb 2005 - Dec 2009
Led a multi-disciple unit (product management, engineering, operations, content) focused on enabling new engineering models at Microsoft, sharing engineering knowledge across the compan...see more

Director of Engineering, Windows

4 years
Feb 2001 - Jan 2005
Led a multi-discipline team of 150+ engineers and program managers responsible for high quality of all international releases of Microsoft Windows, related tools/technologies and sustai...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Digital & Broadcast Media
  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Staffing & Recruitment


  • Business Strategy
  • Leadership
  • Scrum
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Software Development
  • Project Management
  • Program Management
  • Product Management
  • Integration
  • Strategy Development
  • Software Project Management
  • Creative Writing
  • Agile Project Management
  • Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Product Development