David Strober

David Strober

Chappaqua, NY, United States
Member since October 19, 2018
David is a product manager with over 15 years of experience developing cutting-edge digital products and transforming businesses. He works hands-on with the team to create a product from initial concept to final release. He enjoys working with great teams and never shies away from a challenge.
David is now available for hire
Project Highlights
Expertise
  • Agile
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner
  • HTML5
  • Jira
  • Lean Product Development
  • Minimum Viable Product
  • New Product Development
  • Validation
Education
Select Certifications
Employment
  • Director of Product
    2016 - 2018
    MovMobile
    • Provided full-cycle product development from ideation, validation, and MVP to deployment.
    • Created business documentation and SOWS.
    • Created wireframes, mockups, prototypes, and proofs of concept.
    • Hired and led local and remote development teams.
    • Created roadmaps and product development plans.
    • Employed Agile methodology.
    • Managed Scrum development.
    • Built proprietary content and learning management systems.
    • Developed and delivered mobile products, as well as mixed reality (VR, AR, interactive 360) video, natural language processing, and conversational UI.
    • Researched the market and competition.
  • CTO, Product, Co-founder
    2011 - 2016
    ShoDogg
    • Built the development team and spearheaded product development.
    • Conducted market research and customer/user research to determine product market fit, among other things.
    • Communicated with sales personnel and stakeholders.
    • Managed projects and cross-functional teams.
    • Awarded three patents.
  • Program manager / elearning designer
    2001 - 2011
    Westchester Community College
    • Built the department's digital infrastructure a customer CRM tool.
    • Built and managed the website.
    • Designed the first online teaching training certification course.
    • Secured funds and built the departments multimedia and digital production studio.
    • Managed the development of numerous online development projects.
Project History
  • Home Technician Video Chat Tool
    Managed the development of a web chat and video annotation tool for home technicians built on React Native and WebRTC.

    This tool allowed a home technician to communicate directly to the homeowner via web chat with the ability to annotate the video to explain exactly what was required for the repair and show that the repair was done properly.

  • Social Video Application
    Created a social video application that allowed users to create video playlists and share them with their friends.

    This application allowed users to create playlists from multiple video sources, e.g., YouTube, Facebook, or Twitter, and share them via their favorite social networks. The application also allowed the user to cast their videos to any web-enabled TV.

  • Consumer Loyalty Application: Heineken USA/Redstripe Beer
    Sourced and managed a remote development team to build a loyalty application including videos, games, leaderboard, and AR.

    This application was built for iOS, Android, and HTML5. I designed the architecture as a web service back-end and a modular front-end so that the system was adaptable to add new content and additional integrations. The system allowed for personalized newsfeeds to users, gamification, and integration with third-party vendors and social networks.

Education
  • ABD in Instructional Technology/Product Management
    1997 - 2001
    University of Albany - Albany NY
  • Master's degree in Instructional Technology/Product Management
    1997 - 1998
    University of Albany - Albany NY
Certifications
  • Data Science: Data into Insights
    JULY 2017 - PRESENT
    MIT xPro

To view more profiles

Join Toptal
I really like this profile
Share it with others