Jim Naylor is a Director of Product Management at Edmunds.com
Computer Software | Greater Los Angeles Area, US
A passionate creator of thoughtful online products & experiences used by millions of consumers, every day. Looking to further progress a career of creating products that aim to change and improve our quality of life.
Educated in user centered design disciplines and familiar with creating minimally viable solutions to rapidly test interest in product ideas. A former project manager and evangelist of Agile development practices, with a nose for knowing which ideologies work best for particular products & teams.
Previously an accomplished engineer and manager of engineers, directing successful and award-winning software teams in both India and the United States who produced hundreds of large-scale applications depended on by millions of consumers.
A leader by example; known for having a personal, individual-focused management style with acumen for developing and fostering altruism and ownership within teams.
Specialties: Product Development, Research, User Centered Design, Agile project management, Software Configuration Management, Web Browser Development, Build System Architecture, Software Localization