Dirk Meyer

Employee, Senior Program Manager & Teamleiter (Software Development), Product Owner, Adobe Systems Software (Beijing)

Beijing, China


Professional experience for Dirk Meyer

  • Current , since Mar 2012

    Senior Program Manager & Teamleiter (Software Development), Product Owner

    Adobe Systems Software (Beijing)

    - Group manager, product owner; focus on product planning and strategic technologies. - Deep operational expertise through leading development role, operating in a matrix organization. - Realizing proof-of-concepts, defining product roadmaps; driving strategic programs across. - Growing teams in new locations and markets; preparing them for increasing contributions to the globalization goals of MNCs. - Product advocate, relationship builder; comfortable presenting to stakeholders on all levels.

  • 5 years and 1 month, Mar 2007 - Mar 2012

    Senior Program Manager & Product Owner (Globalization, World Readiness)

    Adobe Systems

    Programs and initiatives to increase both company presence in and revenue coming from emerging markets. New approaches of perpetual software development, deployment, and testing, while meeting required globalization goals of world-ready services and software.

  • 1 year and 3 months, Dec 2005 - Feb 2007

    Senior Program Manager (Adobe Community Help And Learning)

    Adobe Systems

    Driving the realization of new user engagement and community architectures. Deployment of web-based help, user support, and user engagement technologies.

  • 3 years and 3 months, Oct 2002 - Dec 2005

    Senior Program Manager (Adobe Creative Suite)

    Adobe Systems

    Shared technology projects and "Version 1.0 products" (digital asset management, image organizer), released in the Adobe Creative Suites. Working in a matrixed, international environment, with globally distributed teams, across time zones and cultures. Managed complex inter-dependencies between development, QE, product mangement and different cross-functional groups.

  • 5 years and 7 months, Mar 1997 - Sep 2002

    Software-Entwickler / Program Manager (Adobe Schriftenentwicklung)

    Adobe Systems, Inc.

    Developer, Engineer, Program Manager (CJKV font products). (Type Development Group)

Educational background for Dirk Meyer

  • Russisch

    Universität Kiev, Ukraine

  • Chinesisch, Chinesische Geschichte

    Universität Beijing / Peking, China

  • Sinologie / Osteuropäische Geschichte

    Universität Tübingen

  • Studium Generale

    Leibniz-Kolleg Tübingen


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • Chinese


  • Russian


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