PROFILE

SUMMARY

Specialising in application development projects from planning to implementation using lean, agile and traditional SDLC. Results oriented, solution focused, hard-working delivery leader and coach with extensive experience in developing and implementing value proposition in enterprise contexts.

KEY STRENGTHS:
? Lean and Agile evangelist, coaching all levels of the enterprise in lean/agile mindset and practices,
? Expert in forming highly collaborative high performance teams,
? Expert in defining lean/agile value chains at the portfolio, program and team levels,
? Expert in leading successful high profile enterprise application, web and mobility projects,
? Expert in development of value proposition, and managing projects to maximise the benefits whilst tightly controlling costs/quality
? Expert in project lifecycles and SDLC, both traditional (waterfall) and agile (scrum) methodologies,
? Excellent verbal and written communicator, with extensive experience reporting to senior management, directors and CIO
? Excellent interpersonal, collaboration, and problem solving skills, excellent facilitation skills


IT Project Management (certified PMP), scrum (CSM), Agile Project Management

Specialties: IT Project Management, Agile Project Management, Scrum, PMBOK, certified PMP, certified scrummaster (CSM), agile, scrum. MOSS, Sharepoint, .NET, SQL 2005, CDC Pivotal CRM/Marketfirst, waterfall, SDLC, quality management, risk management, business analysis, work breakdown structures (WBS)

EXPERIENCE

Hudson Highland Group

2004 September - 2006 August

Business Systems Analyst

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Provided support and project services to maintaining Hudson's ancillary finance systems - including invoice system and OCR timesheet system

Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Company

2000 September - 2005 January

Business Analyst

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Business requirements analysis and project delivery

Westpac

2013 November - 2014 December

Senior Agile Project Manager

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Delivering next generation of Westpac's mobile and iPad banking apps using agile processes.

Telstra

2012 November - 2013 November

Senior Agile Project Manager

Melbourne , AUSTRALIA

Delivering mobile app projects with scrum/scrumban processes.

Telstra

2012 May - 2012 November

Agile Project Manager

Melbourne , AUSTRALIA

Delivering features for Telstra's self care Mobile apps for iOS and Android devices

WorkCover NSW

2010 March - 2012 May

IT Project Manager/Scrumaster - WHS Implementation project

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Manage IT system changes to Workcover's business applications resulting from Workplace Health and Safety regulation harmonisation nationally.

WorkCover NSW

2009 June - 2010 March

IT Project Manager - Workcover NSW Internet Redesign Project

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Project managed the delivery of Workcovers new website.

WorkCover NSW

2009 July - 2010 January

IT Project Manager - WSMS Platform Upgrade

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Project managed the deployment of upgraded desktop client to 500+ end users

WorkCover NSW

2008 July - 2009 June

IT Project Manager - WSMS Enhancements Project

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Project managed delivery of numerous enhancements to major line of business application using agile (scrum and product backlog).

WorkCover NSW

2007 July - 2008 June

IT Project Manager - Marketfirst and BizAssist Enhancements Project

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Project managed delivery of online registration system (Marketfirst) that intergrated to CRM system (BizAssist). Also delivered many enhancement request for the BizAssist application.

Hudson Global Resources

2005 January - 2006 August

Business Systems Analyst

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Business requirements for various finance systems

WorkCover NSW

2011 February - 2012 May

IT Project Manager/Scrummaster

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Delivering mobility solution for Workcover's Inspectorate allowing use of primary business application in offline mode. Uses CDC Pivotal 6.0 SyncStream technology coupled with Pivotal 5.9 Windows Access client.

BizAssist Project

2006 August - 2007 June

Senior Business Analyst/Project Lead

Sydney , AUSTRALIA

Gathered business requirements and designed the BizAssist CRM application. Managed the development, system acceptance and deployment of the solution

PROJECTS

Skills

  • Agile Methodologies
  • Agile Project Management
  • SDLC
  • Business Analysis
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Scrum
  • Stakeholder Management

EDUCATION

  • Macquarie University

    1997-2001

    BEC, Bachelor of Economics

  • Oakhill College

    1989-1994

    High School

  • University of Sydney

    2007-2007

    N/A, Project Management – The Complete Guide (2007)

  • UNSW Australia

    2001-2004

    MCOM, Information Systems and Manamgenet

CERTIFICATION

  • Scrum Alliance
  • PMI