Basic Info

Karim Ghobashy

3 years

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Entry level

Work Experience

Product Development Specialist at Chestnut

Experience Details

Product Development Specialist

Business Development, Project/Program Management

Entry Level

- Driving new product development ideas based on pipeline priorities, ensuring results are delivered on schedule, and supporting product management initiatives.
- Driving the implementation of effective processes for new product launches and ongoing product management support.
Helping in identifying and recommending opportunities to shorten lead times on product strategies.
- Understanding consumer needs, defining technical problems to be solved for the consumer, identifying the target consumer, and translating consumer feedback into new and/or improved product ideas.
- Researching products and techniques, staying on top of trends online, and attending a variety of industry and trade shows.
- Growing and developing personal understanding of all the related functions from conception to execution in order to complete the product launch.
- Initiating and improving projects to ensure the product’s best quality and cost.


Company Details

Chestnut (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

101-500 employees

Education, Computer Software

http://www.chestnut.com/en/

Nov 2016 to present (8 months)
Product Owner at IT-Blocks

Experience Details

Product Owner

IT/Software Development, Project/Program Management, Business Development

Entry Level

- Determine customers' needs and develop customized solutions, by specifying the research needed to obtain market information.
- Assess market competition by comparing the company's product to competitors' product.
- Define the product features that correspond to the designed business values.
- Work closely with the design team to design prototype.
- Prepare proper documentation (story boarding, user scenarios, project plans).
- Manage the entire product line life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities, ensuring the schedules are met and risks managed.
- Develop a structured development plan –in cooperation with the team- which sees the solution through from Inception to Delivery, in terms of Releases and Iterations.
- Act as point of contact to assess, research, analyze issues, and ensure they are tracked, reported on, and resolved in a timely manner.
- Provide support to key stakeholders through active participation in cross-functional teams.
- Develop and manage the product road map.
- Analyze potential partner relationships for the product.


Company Details

IT-Blocks (multinational)

cairo,, Egypt

101-500 employees

Information Technology Services, Business Services - Other, Computer Software

http://it-blocks.com/

Sep 2015 to Nov 2016 (1 year 2 months)
Software Engineer at NabdaCare

Experience Details

Software Engineer

IT/Software Development

Entry Level

- Design, code and test new web software applications.
- Enhance existing systems by analyzing business objectives, preparing an - action plan and identifying areas for modification and improvement.
- Investigate and develop skills in new technologies.
- Consult closely with management in issues related to projects and tasks.
- Working in an Agile development environment.
- Involved in project initiation and estimation activities


Company Details

NabdaCare

cairo,, Egypt

11-50 employees

Computer Software, Healthcare and Medical Services

http://nabdacare.com/

Jul 2014 to Sep 2015 (1 year 2 months)
Project manager at Spettro

Experience Details

Project manager

Education/Teaching, Project/Program Management, Training/Instructor

Entry Level

Negotiating agreements with venues' providers to ensure lowest price and highest quality.
Negotiating agreements with trainers.
Estimating budgets and monitoring the day to day expenses.
Establishing marketing campaigns.
Establishing staff schedule, tasks assignments.


Company Details

Spettro

Cairo - Nasr City, Egypt

11-50 employees

Education

N/A

Jul 2011 to Sep 2013 (2 years 2 months)

Education

Technical Diploma in Software Deveopment

Education Details

Technical Diploma

Software Deveopment

Information Technology Institute (ITI), Egypt

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

N/A

Information Technology Institute (ITI)
2013 - 2014
BA in Computer science

Education Details

BA

Computer science

Helwan University, Egypt

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

Software development, system analysis, Project management, management of information system

N/A

Helwan University
2009 - 2013
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

Al-Motafwken

Egypt

2009

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

Al-Motafwken
2009

Certifications

TOEIC
Oct 2013

Certificate details

TOEIC

Oct 2013

895 out of 1000

N/A

N/A

AmidEast

Test of English for International Communication Exam

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Self-assesed Skills

Languages

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Tools and Technologies

C#

C#

: Advanced

: High

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1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

Enterpreneurship

Enterpreneurship

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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3-5 years

Key Skills

Analytical, Business-oriented, Problem Solver, Flexible / Adaptive, Entrepreneur

Online Presence

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