Ivan Kuznetsov

Nizhny Novgorod, Russia · ivan@ikuz.me
Nizhny Novgorod, Russia · ivan@-remove-ikuz.me

Project manager with a technical background and a Master’s degree in Innovation Management with more than 3 years of experience in working with international clients and distributed teams as well as in finding and developing new business models within companies.


Project Manager

January 2020 – Present

Manage several international service projects, including two projects that I launched myself and one project that I helped to launch. For two of my projects, I managed to expand the cooperation with the clients what increased their payment by more than 50%. Participated in and managed a large number of internal company projects aimed at company-wide systems and employee development. Besides, participated in the development of a new strategy for the company, to be exact in fine-tuning of the current business model and in creation of new models and products within them. In addition to the tasks above, I assisted in solving complex technical problems of the company clients and participated in the company marketing activities.

Acting Team Leader

July 2019 – December 2019

Developed relationships with the clients and made the team work more valuable and visible by integrating the team into solving the clients current tasks and improving the communication and information transfer. Increased the team size as well as the technical competence of its members. Developed team and project management skills. Gained practice in building processes and systems. Developed and successfully implemented several improvements at the company level together with other team leaders. Gained a deeper understanding of the business component of VoIP operators work. Strongly developed skills of working with the MVTSII softswitch and Oracle databases, deepened knowledge in Linux administration. Deepened skills in building and maintaining Scrum at the team level. For the first time applied Python programming skills on a high level to solve customer problems. Also, greatly strengthened my personal value for the company, clearly showed my readiness to work and the ability to be trusted with complex tasks.

Operations Engineer

April 2017 – June 2019

Acquired skills in VoIP and SMPP/HTTP messaging as well as basic Linux knowledge. Strengthened communication and presentation skills by holding company-level reporting meetings. Successfully managed two internal programs. Became a better team player, together with the team improved customer satisfaction with our service. Gained a basic understanding of systemic and procedural thinking as well as experience in business communication in English.


Master of Management

2020 – 2022
Major: Innovation Management (diploma with distinction)

Bachelor of Computer Science

2015 – 2019
Major: Applied Mathematics and Informatics


  • Project Management
  • Team Management
  • Product Management
  • Innovation Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Marketing
  • Agile
  • Scrum
  • Kanban
  • Venture Capital Investment
Programming Languages & Tools
  • Python
  • C++
  • JavaScript
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Git
  • Docker
  • Bash
  • MarkDown
  • GitHub
  • GitLab
Data Analysis
  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning
  • Neural Network
  • Jupyter
  • NumPy
  • Pandas
  • SciPy
  • TensorFlow
  • Matlab
  • R
  • Zabbix
  • Grafana
Data Management
  • MySLQ
  • Oracle
Operating Systems
  • Linux
  • MacOS
  • Windows
  • Psychology
  • Economics
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