David McIlroy

  

Lead Agile Business Analyst, Dept of Sustainability & Environment

Location: Melbourne


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

David is an experienced senior business analyst with over 12 years experience and an excellent track record of successfully leading the analysis of commercial needs for large government and non-government organisations and participating in development of cost-effective, wide ranging ICT solutions.

David has successfully introduced process improvement through the development of business analyst capability within several large government and non-government organisations and has championed the adoption of agile methods to deliver software products utilising Scrum.

He is a proven leader and mentor and is highly motivated to deliver results through client collaboration and stakeholder engagement. He has an ability to facilitate engagement between business users, business sponsors and technical development and implementation teams through excellent communication and coordination skills.

David offers a wealth of experience in business process analysis and modelling with extensive knowledge of the Unified Modelling Language including the application of Use Cases to capture business requirements.

Work experience

AFL Media, Scrum Master
December 2011 - March 2012, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Scrum Master on a distributed scrum team developing web and mobile services for the Australian Football League

Telstra, Agile Coach
April 2010 - February 2011, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Coaching project teams within Telstra on Agile/Lean methods principles. Engaged on several projects involving distributed teams that require guidance and coaching on ways to collaborate and deliver more effectively using an agile approach.

Aconex, Business Analyst Team Lead
April 2008 - March 2009, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Business Analyst Team Lead managing group of business analysts and interaction designers. Started using Scrum in Nov 2008 for all product development and adopted a product owner role.