Phone: (415) 997-8267

267 Irvington Street
Daly City, CA 94014

Simon Tan

mobile product manager


Working alongside experienced colleagues engineering highly impactful, engaging, well-loved software - while exercising skills in interaction design, user research, and strategic planning.


November 2014 - Present

San Francisco, Sydney, Ho Chi Minh City

Atlassian, Inc.

Senior Product Manager - Mobile

  • Built a 20-person team to kickstart development of new mobile apps for JIRA and Confluence
  • Ran a beta access program and brought over 450 customers onboard via
  • Shipped two versions of Confluence for iOS after successful betas and addressing over 40 pieces of individual feedback

November 2011 - November 2014

Los Altos, CA

Box, Inc.

Product Manager of Mobile

  • Grew from 30K to 230K+ DAU with 10+ million installs across our mobile suite (Box for Android, iOS, Windows 8/Phone, BlackBerry), with a 4+ star average rating and one PC Magazine Editors' Choice Award
  • Partnered with OEMs (Samsung, Sony, LG, HP, Dell), carriers (AT&T, Verizon), platform owners (Google, Microsoft, Apple) and MDMs (MobileIron, Good Technology) to maximize brand awareness in target markets
  • Strategized to create an ecosystem of first-party apps, third-party app integrations (OneCloud), and custom line-of-business apps with robust mobile SDKs for developers
  • Communicated mobile roadmap and vision to both internal and external stakeholders through speaking engagements (conferences, meetups) and customer visits

May 2008 - November 2011

Redmond, WA

Microsoft Corporation

Program Manager II

  • Designed code editing, publishing, and site reporting features for a V1 web development tool (WebMatrix)
  • Coordinated 45 web hosting providers as WebMatrix global launch partners

Program Manager Intern

  • Surveyed the competitive landscape of JavaScript editing tools to inform new Visual Studio functionality
  • Built working prototypes for demo using C#/XAML and Windows Presentation Foundation


2004 - May 2009

GPA: 3.81

University of California, Berkeley

M.S. in Computer Science; B.S. in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science; Minor in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research

Courses and Activities:

  • Berkeley Institute of Design (BiD)
  • Human-Centered Computing (CS 260)
  • Needs and Usability Assessment (INFO 214)
  • Software Engineering (CS 169)
  • User Interface Design and Development (CS 160)


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