PROFILE

SUMMARY

I am a Certified Scrum Practitioner and have experience as an Agile Coach. I can help you implement Agile development methodologies into your business and to improve your processes.

Specialties:Server Architecture, Test Methodologies, Agile Methodologies, Testing Automation, Scrum, eXtreme Programming, Coaching

EXPERIENCE

Brisbane Duellist Society

2013 November - Present

Chief Instructor

Brisbane , AUSTRALIA

Chief Instructor at the Brisbane Duellist Society. Teaching Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA) from the Italian Tradition from the early 15th Century through to the early 18th Century. Running demonstrations of historical Martial Arts at Public and Private events.

QSuper Limited

2014 December - Present

Iteration Lead/Scrum Master

AUSTRALIA

RP Data

2013 September - 2014 August

Scrum Master / Project Manager

Brisbane , AUSTRALIA

IAG

2009 September - 2010 July

Technical Lead

AUSTRALIA

Technical Lead and Agile Implemenation Coach for IAG New Zealand.

Hamilton City Council

2003 November - 2005 October

Web and Security Administrator

AUSTRALIA

A wide ranging role that covered actively managing our IT security Policies, ensuring that this was met in respects to server and application patching. Also acted as a consultant to other parts of the business (mostly to Marketing and Reputation) to make sure that any Web activities met our security polices and web standards (which I helped define) to better leverage and meet the use of our customers, especially focusing on Accessibility and Standards.

IAG

2009 May - 2009 September

Scrum Consultant

AUSTRALIA

CCP

2007 March - 2008 December

QA Engineering Lead

AUSTRALIA

Lead the development of adding modern automated testing techniques into the exsisting code base. Acted as a technical resource for the 'white-box' testers to help them understand the technical impact of code changes so better testing regimes could be designed.

IAG New Zealand

2010 July - 2012 March

Technical Specialist - Environments

NEW ZEALAND

My primary role is to manage and support the Development and Testing Environment at IAG New Zealand. I also act as a technology reference for the developers and testers on what infrastructure they can leverage in their application development.

CSG International

2014 August - 2014 October

Scrum Master

UNITED STATES

Contract Scrum Master

Suncorp

2012 April - 2013 September

Release Manager

Brisbane , AUSTRALIA

PROJECTS

Skills

  • WCF
  • Coaching
  • Cross-functional Team Leadership
  • Online Gaming
  • Hudson
  • .NET
  • Python
  • Scrum
  • SDLC
  • Web Services
  • SOA
  • Software Design
  • T-SQL
  • Visual Studio
  • Subversion
  • Testing
  • TFS
  • Unit Testing
  • vCenter Server
  • VMware
  • VMware Workstation
  • Active Directory
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Agile Project Management
  • ASP.NET MVC
  • Test Automation
  • Visual Basic
  • CSM
  • Software Development
  • DNS
  • VMware ESX
  • IIS
  • Integration
  • Node.js
  • Kanban
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • MMORPG

EDUCATION

  • University of Waikato

    1994-1996

    Software Engineering

CERTIFICATION