Mark has 20 years' experience in major systems design, development, consultancy and management chiefly in Application Architect / Development Manager / Senior Scrum Master roles including 10 years in Agile environments.
He is highly-regarded as a technical innovator, well-motivated and self-starting. He has considerable knowledge and experience of working in Agile development environments, and has an excellent record of achieving deliverables within defined time constraints.
Over 5 years of Mark's experience was undertaken within an ISO 9000 quality environment and 8 years within software consultancies.
Mark has successfully led the application design and development teams of a number of large systems used in Banking, Insurance, Retail, Law-enforcement and Aviation industries.
Agile Delivery Manager, Scrum Master and Agile Coach to the BIMA award winning Mobile Banking development team.
2004 September - 2006 December
Intranet Developer/ Webmaster
Designer and builder of mission critical web application
2011 November - 2013 December
Development Team Leader
Glasgow ,UNITED KINGDOM
Built a cross functional, highly skilled development team for AXA Commercial Lines utilising .Net 4 and MVC4 in a DSDM Atern Agile environment.
2015 June - 2015 September
Senior Scrum Master, SDLC Consultant and Agile Coach (Contract)
West Street Brighton ,UNITED KINGDOM
Ran 2 concurrent scrum teams and 1 Kanban automation team as part of a large integration project. Coached on Agile delivery and refined software and delivery processes
1998 June - 1999 August
Developing web based systems
2014 January - 2014 June
Software Manager (Agile Delivery Manager)
Glasgow ,UNITED KINGDOM
Introduced Agile development, managed a large team of developers and BAs, technical authority for large scale backoffice migration and redevelopment.
Lloyds Banking Group
2006 December - 2011 April
Development Lead/ Application Architect
Development Lead and Subject Matter Expert for 2 high visibility applications within the corporate bank
Agile Associates Limited
2014 August -
Director, Software Development Team Consultant/ Senior Scrum Master & Agile Coach
North Lanarkshire ,UNITED KINGDOM
Providing software development lifecycle consultancy, development team management, application lifecycle management and Agile coaching (SCRUM/Kanban) to clients needing to take their teams to the next level of excellence.
Real Time Engineering Limited
1999 August - 2004 September
Senior Systems Designer
Kolkata Area ,INDIA
Designer, developer, consultant and system builder.
Delphic Productions Limited
1995 August - 1998 June
Designing and building large interactive systems including early prototype online retailing