Anna Lifanova

Until 2014, Project Manager, NetPage

Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation


Product Management
Product Owner
Business Analysis
Project Management
Business Process
Requirements Analysis
Customer Experience
Digital Marketing
Design Research
Mobile Applications
Software Development Lifecycle
Performance Management
Google Analytics
Design Thinkng
Adobe Analytics
Presentation skills
Organization Skills
Team Management
Stakeholder Management
Problem Solving
Feature Prioritization
A/B Testing
Business Case
Product strategy
Acceptance Criteria
Processes Optimization
Multi-Cultural Teams
Customer Journey Mapping
User Story
Backlog Management
Product Roadmap
Customer Solution Design
Product Delivery


Professional experience for Anna Lifanova

  • Current , since Dec 2017

    Senior Business Analyst, Product Owner

    EPAM Systems

    • Leading a separate Scrum stream for development of a globally distributed complex mobile app for an e-commerce product. • Coordinating and facilitating the Scrum ceremonies. • Providing resource management for projects and leading a team of 2 business analysts: coaching and mentoring, and reviewing performance. • Overseeing and assessing project portfolio, project pipelines and development assets. • Coordinating communication with business stakeholders and Scrum teams.

  • 11 months, Feb 2017 - Dec 2017

    Business Analyst

    EPAM Systems

    • Governed mobile streams for Hybris-based e-commerce projects with launches in Europe, Russia & CIS, South Asia. • Gathered and documented business and functional requirements. Created roadmaps, user stories and use cases. • Coordinated communication with business and technical stakeholders, defined acceptance criteria.

  • 2 years and 6 months, Sep 2014 - Feb 2017

    Business Analyst


    • Oversaw the full lifecycle for digital projects, including e-commerce web projects and mobile apps and games. • Gathered and documented functional requirements, defined project scopes and built roadmaps. • Managed interaction with clients, provided subject matter expertise, regularly updated project status reports. • Coordinated internal cross-functional project teams (architects, developers, QA). Established the knowledge base.

  • 9 months, Jan 2014 - Sep 2014

    Project Manager


    • Led complex technical projects, and was accountable for project planning, prioritisation and estimates. • Managed project resources and deliverables, and conducted reviews and retrospectives. Set up task-tracking system. • Analysed project issues and risks and liaised with business and technical stakeholders.

  • 11 months, Mar 2013 - Jan 2014

    Project Manager

    Actis Wunderman

    • Led the planning and delivery of web projects for global clients in the FMCG, retail, electronics and tech sectors. Managed the full project lifecycles, coordinated releases and launches. • Liaised with clients regarding project estimates, recourse planning and deliverables. • Defined functional and non-functional requirements for development and design teams. • Coordinated and drove cross-functional project teams to deliver against commitments and deadlines.

  • 6 months, Oct 2012 - Mar 2013

    Project Manager

    TWICE Digital

    • Managed delivery of digital projects for international clients across the tech, pharmaceutical, governmental and consumer packaged goods industries. Communicated with clients and held negotiations. • Coordinated suppliers and client activities within a digital environment at exhibitions.

  • 1 year and 7 months, Apr 2011 - Oct 2012

    Project Manager

    JosDeVries TRC

  • 7 months, Jul 2010 - Jan 2011

    Management and Marketing Intern (student exchange programme)

    DEKA Enterprises Inc.

Educational background for Anna Lifanova

  • 2 years and 3 months, Oct 2014 - Dec 2016

    MSc in Digital Media

    University of Bremen

  • 2 years and 10 months, Sep 2007 - Jun 2010

    BA in Economics and Marketing

    Volgograd State Pedagogical University

  • 5 years and 10 months, Sep 2003 - Jun 2009

    MSc in Mathematical Education

    Volgograd State Pedagogical University


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  • German


  • Russian

    First language


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